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Hey, GOP: Using Carly Fiorina to attack Hillary Clinton could backfire
Hey, GOP: Using Carly Fiorina to attack Hillary Clinton could backfire

After watching some of the speeches delivered by would-be Republican presidential contenders over the weekend at Iowa Rep. Steve King’s conservative confab in Des Moines, I got to wondering how long it will take Republicans to field a female presidential candidate who actually has a shot at winning. Women seem to be tokens in the GOP presidential stakes, serving the party's strategic needs more than anything else. For 2016, it’s become an article of faith that the GOP needs a woman to immunize the party against charges that attacks on presumed Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton are sexist. (“The most effective way to criticize a woman is to have another woman do...

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