She The People: president obama


Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 10/27/2012

Lena Dunhams first time, all over again

The woman from "Girls" talks about her "first time" in support of Barack Obama's platform on women and families

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  10:02 AM ET, 10/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Campaign 2012, President Obama, War on Women, Women in Politics

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Pennsylvania voter ID law on hold for now and, maybe, for good

If Pennsylvania's voter ID law represents a way democracy is supposed to work, I must have slept through U.S. history class.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  01:01 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  battleground states, Michael Nutter, Mitt Romney, Pennsylvania, President Obama, Voter ID

Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 10/02/2012

An ‘authentic’ Joe Biden presses the flesh in North Carolina

Biden, so often spoofed for gaffes, was praised for being exactly what you see.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  05:42 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charlotte, Democrats, Mitt Romney, North Carolina, Paul Ryan, President Obama, Republicans, Vice President Biden

Posted at 08:36 AM ET, 09/03/2012

At DNC Charlotte, taking the ‘war on women’ seriously

The passion at a Sunday reception for the National Women’s Political Caucus was fueled by what a lineup of speakers described as the important stakes in November.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  08:36 AM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National Organization for Women, National Women's Political Caucus, feminism, Terry O'Neill, Eleanor Smeal, Elaine Marshall, Paul Ryan, President Obama, Medicare

Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 08/15/2012

Longtime congressman who probed Planned Parenthood loses to tea party challenger

Republican Rep. Cliff Stearns (Fla.) hurt by ‘incumbent’ label.

By Lori Stahl  |  06:10 PM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Planned Parenthood, Susan G. Komen, Nancy Brinker, Solyndra, Cliff Stearns, President Obama, Florida

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 07/30/2012

Bill Clinton setting the stage for Obama at convention makes perfect sense

SHE THE PEOPLE | It makes perfect sense. And boy does Clinton love to be the go-to guy.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  08:19 AM ET, 07/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  President Obama, Bill Clinton, Democratic convention, Charlotte, North Carolina, economy, Hillary Clinton, 2012 elections

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 07/27/2012

Chick-fil-A controversy over same-sex marriage draws Billy Graham back into spotlight

If all goes according to plan, Billy Graham will be eating chicken on Wednesday to show his opposition to same-sex marriage.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  02:40 PM ET, 07/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Billy Graham, Franklin Graham, President Obama, same-sex marriage, Chick-fil-A, Mike Huckabee, religion

Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 07/06/2012

Marco Rubio in N.C.: Coy, focused and selling books

“Both sides oversimplify,” Rubio said of the immigration debate.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  05:49 PM ET, 07/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Marco Rubio, Mitt Romney, President Obama, Dream Act, immigration, North Carolina

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 06/14/2012

Is Obama losing support among black N.C. voters?

Public Policy Polling offered a rare disclaimer of its own results, saying it “seems like an unrealistically low share of African American voters for Obama.”

By Mary C. Curtis  |  10:40 AM ET, 06/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  president obama, mitt romney, black voters, African Americans, same-sex marriage, polls, DEcmorats, Republicans, North Carolina, 2012 convention

Posted at 06:52 PM ET, 05/02/2012

Obama must support Afghanistan's women against the Taliban

President Obama is now the foreign policy president. Afghan women and democracies around the world need him to be muscular in dealing with the Taliban.

By Michelle Bernard  |  06:52 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  President Obama, Afghanistan, Foreign Policy, Women's Human Rights, Osama Bin Laden

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 05/02/2012

Obama Optics: The president visits Afghanistan

Pay no attention to the politics behind the curtain.

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  04:08 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan, President Obama, Campaign2012

Posted at 07:49 AM ET, 04/18/2012

Time for a culture check for the Secret Service?

Military personnel, agents who protect the president must learn the potential consequences of their flagrant misbehavior.

By Lori Stahl  |  07:49 AM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Secret Service, Columbia, President Obama, Capitol Hill