elections

Abortion support is the highest it’s been in more than two decades

A new poll finds 60 percent of Americans think abortion should be legal in all or most cases

Is sexism hurting the Democratic women running for president? New polling shows how much it is.

More than a quarter of Democratic primary voters score higher than average on a ‘hostile sexism’ scale

A female journalist wanted to profile a candidate for governor. He told her she had to be accompanied by a male colleague.

Citing ‘the optics’ of being alone with reporter Larrison Campbell, Mississippi state Rep. Robert Foster denied the request

Democrat Amy McGrath announces bid to oust Mitch McConnell in Kentucky

She says McConnell is out of touch with his Kentucky constituents

Michelle Obama talks last moments in White House, 2020 presidential election and more in interview

She sat down with Gayle King in a nearly hour-long interview at the Essence Festival in New Orleans on Saturday

Harris was praised for her debate performance, but Biden still leads in Democratic presidential contest, a new poll shows

The Washington Post-ABC News poll underscores that while he is the leader in the Democratic field, he is by no means a commanding front-runner

Kamala Harris took a risk. It paid off.

She is likely to be the center of attention for at least the next week

7 standout moments for women in the Democratic debates, ranked

Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren and Kirsten Gillibrand came to leave an impression

Who won and lost the first Democratic presidential debate?

Ten candidates jousted during the first debate, held in Miami Wednesday night

Why it matters that Julián Castro used the term ‘reproductive justice’

Abortion providers explain why ‘pro-choice’ rhetoric — used by most government officials — falls short