Seeking to build on their strong showing with women voters in 2012, national Democrats have tapped freshman U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-West Palm Beach, to help the party recruit more female congressional candidates for 2014.
Frankel and Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, will head up the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee’s new “Women LEAD” effort. The DCCC says the campaign aims to “recruit more female candidates, protect women’s rights, expand their opportunities and stop the Republican War on Women.”
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