Female voters are being fought over in the presidential race and the Massachusetts U.S. Senate race. We'll talk about why women are so important in politics this year and how issues important to them are being embraced by campaigns — while also being pandered to.
- Victoria Budson, founding executive director of the Women and Public Policy Program at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government
- Susan Carroll, professor of political science and women's and gender studies at Rutgers University; senior scholar at the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers' Eagleton Institute of Politics
This segment aired on November 1, 2012.