United States Virginia change
Sri Lanka Breaking News
Sri Lanka parliament
vivalankaSri Lanka newsSri Lanka businessSri Lanka sportsSri Lanka technologySri Lanka travelSri Lanka videosSri Lanka eventssinhala newstamil newsSri Lanka business directory
vivalanka advertising
Stay Connected
Popular Searches
T20 World Cup
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer

Women are a novel sight in GOP's top state races

May 22, 2010 3:00:00 AM - latimes.com
Carly Fiorina and Meg Whitman make strides in a party that has never nominated women for governor or Senate. But if they win the primary, their perceived 'softness' may help in the general election.

After decades spent in the shadows of male candidates, Republican women are staging something of a comeback in California. The state's two top electoral contests this year prominently feature them — a novelty in a place where gender politics have been almost exclusively Democratic.