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The stunning CPAC gender gap: Where are the women, Al Cardenas?
The stunning CPAC gender gap: Where are the women, Al Cardenas?

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.--I took the Al Cardenas Challenge … and won! Cardenas, an attorney and former head of the Florida GOP. is the chairman of the American Conservative Union, which sponsors CPAC. On Friday, he was asked why women were so badly underrepresented as speakers at the annual Republican gathering, which has featured on its main stage a parade of high-profile men and relatively few women. “A vast majority of the featured speakers have been men,” a reporter told Cardenas at an impromptu news conference just outside the main ballroom. “Are you happy with the gender makeup?” “Everyone who has asked me that question -- I’ve asked...

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