Michelle Nunn

Michelle Nunn May Face Senate PAC-Funded Run-off

(WOMENSENEWS)–Democrat Michelle Nunn, hoping to become the first woman to be elected to the U.S. Senate from Georgia, will be back on the campaign trail tomorrow if she does not win 50 percent of the vote in the election against Republican businessman David Perdue and Libertarian Amanda Swafford. Razor-thin polling leads have been going back and forth in the waning days of the race. A Nov. 3 poll of likely voters by WSB-TV Atlanta found Perdue leading 49 percent to Nunn’s 45 percent. But a CNN poll of Oct.

money in a jar

‘Eleanor’s Hope’ Puts Retirement Gap into Races

The initiative backed by Sen. Elizabeth Warren seeks Social Security benefits for caregivers. NOW is collecting pledges by women across the country to turn out and vote for candidates who will support the initiative.

Kay Hagan

Kay Hagan Is Target in Battle for Senate

The North Carolina Democrat is in the most expensive race in the state’s history. She is one of eight women in battleground races for control of the Senate. The second in a series on money, women and the fight for the Senate.