The refrain that women are better at compromise, negotiation and even legislating was everywhere in the wake of the Senate deal to avert government shutdown. But it prompted another question: Is the “more cooperative” angle a condescending one?
On Background guest-host Emily Heil and her guests addressed that in a Friday segment of the PostTV program. What do you think? Are women lawmakers better at compromise? And is that question too reductive? Weigh in by posting a comment below or Twitter using #Postback. Tweet #postback