Female Voters http://kunc.org en It's No Secret: Democrats Look To Women For Votes http://kunc.org/post/its-no-secret-democrats-look-women-votes He may not declare out loud, like Ann Romney, that he loves women. But President Obama certainly needs them.<p>Obama's slight lead in national polls is almost entirely attributable to his support among women. It's an advantage Democrats intend to press throughout their convention this week in Charlotte, N.C.<p>"I can't understand why any woman would want to vote for Mitt Romney, except maybe Mrs. Tue, 04 Sep 2012 18:55:00 +0000 Alan Greenblatt 33122 at http://kunc.org Todd Akin Fallout Spreads From Missouri To White House Race http://kunc.org/post/todd-akin-fallout-spreads-missouri-white-house-race After Republican <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dw6j-weI5FE">Rep. Todd Akin's inflammatory comments</a> over the weekend in which he blithely minimized rape-induced pregnancies, there are at least two inescapable questions:<p>1) What impact will his remark have on his U.S. Senate race in Missouri against Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill?<p>2) And how much will the shockwaves buffet the presidential contest or other races elsewhere?<p>While it's too early to know the answers, it seems safe to say that the earliest damage appears closest to the epicenter. Mon, 20 Aug 2012 19:35:00 +0000 Frank James 32417 at http://kunc.org Todd Akin Fallout Spreads From Missouri To White House Race Colorado’s Key Voting Blocs: Latinos http://kunc.org/post/colorado-s-key-voting-blocs-latinos <p>President Obama makes four campaign stops in Colorado this week following last week&rsquo;s visit by his Republican challenger Mitt Romney. Like four years ago, Colorado is once again front and center in the presidential race. Latino voters heavily supported Mr. Obama in 2008 &ndash; but things could be different this time around. Mon, 06 Aug 2012 19:37:01 +0000 Brian Larson & Jody Hope Strogoff 31643 at http://kunc.org Colorado’s Key Voting Blocs: Latinos Colorado’s Key Voting Blocs: Suburbanite Women http://kunc.org/post/colorado-s-key-voting-blocs-suburbanite-women <p>Coloradans will once again play a pivotal role in the presidential election, female voters in particular. Both President Obama and Mitt Romney see suburbanite women between the ages of 30 and 50 as critical to their victory in Colorado and other states like Nevada and Virginia. Mon, 30 Jul 2012 19:09:08 +0000 Brian Larson & Jody Hope Strogoff 31259 at http://kunc.org Colorado’s Key Voting Blocs: Suburbanite Women