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The women bridging tech and politics in the 2016 election

06/29/15 11:25AM

In the 2012 presidential election, Twitter was the gold standard for being digitally savvy, playing a huge role in how the public – particularly millennials – viewed the candidates. The social media platform set the tone for debates, speeches and the party conventions. At the time, the 2012 election cycle broke Twitter records: with Election Day... read more

The women bridging tech and politics in the 2016 election

06/29/15 10:33AM

In the 2012 presidential election, Twitter was the gold standard for being digitally savvy, playing a huge role in how the public – particularly millennials – viewed the candidates. The social media platform set the tone for debates, speeches and the party conventions. At the time, the 2012 election cycle broke Twitter records: with Election Day... read more

The women bridging tech and politics in the 2016 election

06/29/15 10:27AM

In the 2012 presidential election, Twitter was the gold standard for being digitally savvy, playing a huge role in how the public -- particularly millennials -- viewed the candidates. The social media platform set the tone for debates, speeches and the party conventions. At the time, the 2012 election cycle broke Twitter records: with Election... read more

The women bridging tech and politics in the 2016 election

06/29/15 10:24AM

In the 2012 presidential election, Twitter was the gold standard for being digitally savvy, playing a huge role in how the public -- particularly millennials -- viewed the candidates. The social media platform set the tone for debates, speeches and the party conventions. At the time, the 2012 election cycle broke Twitter records: with Election... read more

In this Jan. 24, 2015 file photo, Carly Fiorina speaks in Des Moines, Iowa. (Photo by Charlie Neibergall/AP)

Carly Fiorina softens on gay marriage

05/12/15 09:49AM

GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina softened her stance on gay marriage on Monday, telling a blogger that she didn’t support a Constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage any more.“I think the Supreme Court ruling will become the law of the land, and however much I may agree or disagree with it, I wouldn’t support an amendment to reverse... read more

Women in Politics: College Edition – Rutgers University

05/07/15 02:20PM

Welcome to Women in Politics: College Edition, where promising women leaders in student government on college and university campuses across the country will be featured on msnbc.com. Ariel Koren has been nominated to represent the University of Pennsylvania as a leader making a difference not only through key issues on campus, but in bridging... read more

Women in Politics: College Edition – Fairleigh Dickinson University

04/27/15 02:40PM

Welcome to Women in Politics: College Edition, where promising women leaders in student government on college and university campuses across the country will be featured on msnbc.com. Ariel Koren has been nominated to represent the University of Pennsylvania as a leader making a difference not only through key issues on campus, but in bridging... read more

Women in Politics: College Edition – Whitman College

04/02/15 11:14AM

Welcome to Women in Politics: College Edition, where promising women leaders in student government on college and university campuses across the country will be featured on msnbc.com. Ariel Koren has been nominated to represent the University of Pennsylvania as a leader making a difference not only through key issues on campus, but in bridging... read more

Former Hewlett-Packard Co Chief Executive Officer Carly Fiorina listens to her introduction from the side of the stage at the Freedom Summit in Des Moines, Ia., Jan. 24, 2015. (Photo by Jim Young/Reuters)

The failed Senate bid that haunts Fiorina’s 2016 ambitions

03/31/15 11:12AM

Carly Fiorina says she's all but certain to seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, spinning a business career and one previous political foray -- challenging California Sen. Barbara Boxer in 2010 -- to argue she’s the ideal candidate to take on another powerful Democratic woman in a general election. “If I run for president,... read more

Madonna participates in Amnesty International's "Bringing Human Rights Home" Concert at the Barclays Center on Feb. 5, 2014 in New York, N.Y. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Dear Madonna, this is the wrong way to address women’s equality

03/12/15 02:55PM

Being a woman is trendy right now, and that’s a great thing.With the prospect of the country’s first woman president looming, matched with strides for closing the gender wage gap, huge attention on addressing campus sexual assault, and big moves from the White House to ensure a substantial education for young girls, there’s never been a more... read more

Women in Politics: College Edition -- University of Pennsylvania

02/16/15 02:39PM

Welcome to Women in Politics: College Edition, where promising women leaders in student government on college and university campuses across the country will be featured on msnbc.com over the course of the year. Ariel Koren has been nominated to represent the University of Pennsylvania as a leader making a difference not only through key issues... read more

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