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mikesilvia
08-25-2012, 07:40 AM
In a presidential election in which female voters are expected to play an outsize role in picking the winner, one of the curiosities at the Tampa and Charlotte conventions will be how the parties feature women and contrast their issues at the two heavily scripted events.Unlike in 2008, there’s no Hillary Clinton hatchet-burying to lend drama among the Democrats (Secretary of State Clinton is not permitted to attend President Obama’s political celebration because of her government position, but Bill Clinton will have a big role).And the Republicans are poised to embrace a...

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