Pelosi sells women short

Perhaps Nancy Pelosi, the first Speaker of the House to wear Armani suits with real pearls in public, just doesn't really think highly of women.  Framed by her grandchildren to really, really emphasize her grandmother/mother feminine family credentials, she boasted that now women had really crashed through the marble ceiling.  Well perhaps she injured her brain tucked so neatly under that flawless brown hair in that nasty crash. Carol Platt Liebau writes:Really? Prior to Pelosi's election, were women being deliberately and systematically excluded from leadership in the corridors of political power, thereby requiring the shattering of obstacles maliciously put in place by men? Given the prominence of a number of women in Washington - ranging from Hillary Rodham Clinton to Elizabeth Dole to Education Secretary Margaret Spellings to political consultants like Donna Brazile and Mary Matalin - such an assertion seems like something of a stretch. What's more, it's...(Read Full Post)