I told myself I was going to stay away from politics. The truth of the matter is, life is politics. Can a person win the Governor’s seat in Illinois without the female vote? I have mixed feelings about this. For sure, women issues need to be address by any candidate seeking this office.
Women suffer greatly in Illinois and across this nation because there is a significant wage gap. Check out: www.nationalpartnership.org
There are so many issues that need to be addressed in Illinois as it relates to women, Domestic Violence and Child Care just to name a few. In the Obama and Gov. Romney race women made a significant difference for President Obama. So, I hope anyone running for Illinois Governor do not under estimate the power of WOMEN