Michelle Obama Says We’ve Only Just Begun

First Lady Michelle Obama told ABC News today that “her global advocacy on behalf of women and young people gives her a personal stake in her husband’s re-election, and that she eagerly awaits the coming campaign.” That’s wonderful news to hear… “I think there’s so much more work to do. … Continue reading

Kerry: Obama Honoring the Sacrifice of Troops

Senator John Kerry was on Morning Joe today talking about President Obama’s plan to speed up withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan. Kerry is the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Kerry said on the troop withdrawal, “I think we have to move much more aggressively on the diplomatic … Continue reading

In Wake Of Wal Mart Ruling, Another Try For Equal Rights Amendment

Following this week’s Supreme Court Wal Mart decision which dealt a blow to women’s equal pay protection, a House Democrat wants to try once more to enshrine gender protection in the U.S. Constitution. Rep. Lynn Woolsey of California held a press conference Wednesday to re-introduce the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), … Continue reading