Clinton's Bad Press May Be Good Sign For Female Politicians
This time around, coverage of Hillary Clinton's campaign has focused almost entirely on her record and not her hair and clothes.By Eugene Daniels | August 2, 2015
In Hillary Clinton's second run for The White House, the media has focused quite a bit on her record as Secretary of State — specifically, the U.S. consulate attack in Benghazi and her use of a personal email account. (Video via Hillary Clinton)
"Now U.S. officials are expressing concern that her private account could've contained hundreds of potentially classified emails," NBC's Kristen Welker reported.
Now, I'm sure the Clinton campaign isn't thrilled about that type of coverage, but it could at least point to progress in how the media covers female political candidates.