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Emily’s List launches effort to elect female president; hopes for Hillary Clinton
Yahoo! News ^ | 5/2/2013 | Rachel Rose Hartman

Posted on 05/02/2013 4:14:54 PM PDT by presidio9

At the kickoff of a six-figure campaign to elect America's first female president in 2016, Emily's List President Stephanie Schriock addressed the question on everybody's mind: Will Hillary Clinton run?

"There is one name that seems to be getting mentioned more than others," Schriock told reporters at the National Press Club Thursday. "We do not know if Hillary is going to run. But we're hopeful that she may."

Schriock, whose group (the name stands for "Early Money Is Like Yeast") works to get pro-choice Democratic women elected to office at the local, state and federal levels, noted there are other women who could run for president in 2016, but that she believes Clinton currently has the best chance to win.

"I think it’s clear if she decides to take this on, she’s in an incredible position," Schriock said in response to a reporter's question. "[But] for us, it’s not about one particular candidate."

Emily's List's effort—which will utilize its network of 2 million members—is called the "Madam President Campaign." It will focus on battleground states such as Iowa, Nevada and New Hampshire, and will include town hall meetings, online events, ads and Internet engagement.

The group says it's armed with data commissioned from political pollsters Anzalone Liszt Grove Research that shows America has reached a "tipping point" and is ready to see a woman as president.

According to the poll,

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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Front Page News; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 2014election; 2016election; election2014; election2016; emilyslist; hillaryclinton; hitlery; stephanieschriock

1 posted on 05/02/2013 4:14:54 PM PDT by presidio9
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To: presidio9

Maybe she will succumb to old age before 2016.


2 posted on 05/02/2013 4:16:29 PM PDT by funfan
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To: presidio9
Emily’s List launches effort to elect female president; hopes for Hillary Clinton

The first thing they need to do is make up their minds. Do they want a female president or do they want Hillary as president?

3 posted on 05/02/2013 4:17:34 PM PDT by DakotaGator (Weep for the lost Republic! And keep your powder dry!!)
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To: presidio9
America has reached a "tipping point" and is ready to see a woman as president.

Palin/West 2016.

4 posted on 05/02/2013 4:17:45 PM PDT by eCSMaster ("God bless Planned Parenthood"- B.H.Obama, 2013)
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To: presidio9
Guess they don't like men.....
5 posted on 05/02/2013 4:18:27 PM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both)
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To: DakotaGator

I was thinking the headline should have said “...launches effort to elect female president; settles for Hillary Clinton.”


6 posted on 05/02/2013 4:19:55 PM PDT by DuncanWaring (The Lord uses the good ones; the bad ones use the Lord.)
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To: presidio9

Let’s hope Hillary! won’t be available because she will be serving time in federal prison for lying to Congress about Benghazi.

The indelible image of Hillary standing at Andrews AFB surrounded by the coffins of brave men she willingly let die so that this godless president could keep campaigning for re-election is a new low for a U.S. politician.


7 posted on 05/02/2013 4:21:41 PM PDT by txrefugee
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To: presidio9

The group says it’s armed with data commissioned from political pollsters Anzalone Liszt Grove Research

which is a rat polling machine


8 posted on 05/02/2013 4:23:13 PM PDT by Doogle (USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated))
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To: DuncanWaring

Great fix!


9 posted on 05/02/2013 4:23:41 PM PDT by DakotaGator (Weep for the lost Republic! And keep your powder dry!!)
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To: funfan

I think I may hate her more than I even hate Obama, and that’s saying something.


10 posted on 05/02/2013 4:26:06 PM PDT by Argus
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To: presidio9

They’d have a serious conniption fit if the first woman to become President was a conservative.


11 posted on 05/02/2013 4:26:53 PM PDT by hitkicker (The only thing worse than a politician is a child molester)
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To: presidio9

We scraped the bottom of the barrel for the first “black” president so might as well scrape the bottom of another barrel for the first female POTUS.


12 posted on 05/02/2013 4:36:04 PM PDT by luvbach1 (We are finished.)
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To: funfan
I don't believe that 68 is too old to be president, but I have been telling my liberal friends that if they ever accused Reagan of being senile in office they are going to have some 'splainin to do when they start lining up behind Clinton next year.

She won't win anyway. 2008 was supposed to be her year. She had the EXACT SAME favorable/unfavorable numbers in 2005 as she does today. She ended up losing to someone America had never heard of at the time. This will happen again because the "unfavorable" numbers are a hard 40% that won't vote for her no matter what. The liberal media is excited about her right now because they have no one else to talk about.

13 posted on 05/02/2013 4:36:23 PM PDT by presidio9 (Islam is as Islam does.)
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To: txrefugee
Think about all the babies she and her supporters will have killed, too.
14 posted on 05/02/2013 4:39:07 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement (Obama is the "Disco Duck" president. A no-substance novelty that reached number one.)
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15 posted on 05/02/2013 5:00:19 PM PDT by RedMDer (May we always be happy and may our enemies always know it. - Sarah Palin, 10-18-2010)
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To: presidio9

They didn’t want Palin or Bachman so screw them.


16 posted on 05/02/2013 5:01:23 PM PDT by ZULU ((See: http://gatesofvienna.net/))
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To: presidio9

Joe Biden is Nobama’s life insurance, so who would be Hitlery’s. Who would be stupid enough for her.


17 posted on 05/02/2013 5:17:20 PM PDT by timeflies
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To: presidio9

"What difference does Benghazi make, I'll be President anyway!"

18 posted on 05/02/2013 5:24:46 PM PDT by mikrofon (Entitled Elite)
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To: presidio9

I thought she was 70.


19 posted on 05/02/2013 5:33:15 PM PDT by funfan
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To: presidio9

i don’t think mentioning women and yeast in the same sentence is going to bring up any pleasant images. /emily acronym and hillary


20 posted on 05/02/2013 5:38:13 PM PDT by Secret Agent Man (I can neither confirm or deny that; even if I could, I couldn't - it's classified.)
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To: presidio9

I would vote for Sarah Palin or Michelle Bachmann any time.


21 posted on 05/02/2013 5:41:19 PM PDT by Some Fat Guy in L.A. (Still bitterly clinging to rational thought despite it's unfashionability)
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To: presidio9

Emily’s Losers and abortion are usually synonymous. Notice now it’s just about women candidates supposedly.


22 posted on 05/02/2013 5:55:20 PM PDT by Luke21
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To: presidio9
Hey Stephanie: perhaps Sarah Palin is available?

I have recently been struggling through Barbara Olsen's The Final Days. I say struggling because I can read only about three pages at a time. More than that and I would probably stroke out.

Of course it's highly unlikely anyone on this board would give The Hildabeaste the time of day, but that book has page after page of documented crimes committed by the Clinton Syndicate. Olsen's earlier book, Hell to Pay is the benchmark book on The Hildabeaste.

23 posted on 05/02/2013 6:35:13 PM PDT by upchuck (To the faceless, jack-booted government bureaucrat who just scanned this post: SCREW YOU!)
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To: presidio9

We already have the first woman pResident. What are they bitchin about?


24 posted on 05/02/2013 6:57:38 PM PDT by unixfox (Abolish Slavery, Repeal The 16th Amendment!)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks presidio9.
...called the "Madam President Campaign." It will focus on battleground states such as Iowa, Nevada and New Hampshire, and will include town hall meetings, online events, ads and Internet engagement.
I remember a "joke" by the reprehensible Tina Fey, years ago on SNL's Weekend Update -- that talk about Hitlery's nomination was a sign that the DNC wanted its ass handed to it. Emily's List is not a business now, it's a PAC.


25 posted on 05/02/2013 6:58:08 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (Romney would have been worse, if you're a dumb ass.)
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To: presidio9

She just wants a “woman” president ? Not caring about the individuals ability to lead etc ? Man or woman I care not albeit they must be a conservative constitutionalist to get my vote.

This is what is wrong with our nation. Idiots who want a three balled cat for president because its a first when such agendas may be America’s last....damn.

My opinion...stay safe !


26 posted on 05/02/2013 8:27:18 PM PDT by Squantos ( Be polite, be professional, but have a plan to kill everyone you meet ...)
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To: presidio9

How about just going for the best President and stop caring what sex or color they are. How about that?


27 posted on 05/02/2013 8:45:15 PM PDT by Personal Responsibility (In times of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act - Orwell)
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To: DakotaGator

“The first thing they need to do is make up their minds. Do they want a female president or do they want Hillary as president?”

The first thing they need to do is make up their minds whether they want to run a business or a political campaign.

If I was already a member (which I’m not because Emily’s List is basically a scam), I’d quit pronto and tell them why.


28 posted on 05/02/2013 8:54:58 PM PDT by catnipman (Cat Nipman: Vote Republican in 2012 and only be called racist one more time!)
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To: presidio9

Rumors have it that Michelle Obama is going to run in 2016. Emily’s List will pivot to her if that happens.


29 posted on 05/02/2013 8:56:30 PM PDT by Thunder90 (All posts soley represent my own opinion.)
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30 posted on 05/03/2013 7:36:58 AM PDT by RedMDer (May we always be happy and may our enemies always know it. - Sarah Palin, 10-18-2010)
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To: presidio9
Emily List, I know you are a bunch of LIBERALS, but my choice would be Sarah...

We had more then enough of Clinton...

31 posted on 05/03/2013 9:05:48 AM PDT by ExCTCitizen (Ben Carson/Rand Paul in 2016)
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To: DakotaGator
"The first thing they need to do is make up their minds. Do they want a female president or do they want Hillary as president?"

*snicker*

32 posted on 05/03/2013 9:06:29 AM PDT by hummingbird (So much conspiracy and not enough time.)
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To: DuncanWaring
"I was thinking the headline should have said “...launches effort to elect female president; settles for Hillary Clinton.”

*snicker* to you as well!

33 posted on 05/03/2013 9:08:00 AM PDT by hummingbird (So much conspiracy and not enough time.)
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To: presidio9

Emily’s list is all for women candidates, but ONLY if they’re vehemently pro-abortion.


34 posted on 05/03/2013 4:46:30 PM PDT by SuziQ
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To: hitkicker
They’d have a serious conniption fit if the first woman to become President was a conservative.

I believe the first woman President WILL be a Republican, if not a doctrinaire conservative.

35 posted on 05/03/2013 4:49:44 PM PDT by SuziQ
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