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 Michelle Davies |The Journal Gazette
Ashley Masoner is a senior at PFW and is politically active on campus.

Interest rises on campus, reflects trend

Ashley Masoner represents a shift toward female students and women equaling and sometimes surpassing their male counterparts involved in...

October 27, 2019 1:00 am

Women give advice to aspiring politicians

Female politicians or candidates from varying ranks offered advice for women seeking office:

October 27, 2019 1:00 am

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Jill Long Thompson campaigns for governor in Fort Wayne on Sept. 8, 2008. (Photo by Dean Musser Jr.)

Fundraising No. 1 hurdle, expert says

Patti Russo says women running for public office should consider taking up golf if they want to raise campaign money.

October 20, 2019 1:00 am

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette
Sara Jane Rose, left, founder of Sally's List of Oklahoma, and Alyssa Fisher, programs manager, present a program at the AVOW Women's Campaign Institute in August.  (The_Journal_Gazette)

Local organizations teach those considering running

More women than ever before are running for public office, but many don't know what to expect or how to get started. 

October 20, 2019 1:00 am


Difficulties breaking into 'all-boys club'

Cosette Simon's starkest memories from serving as Fort Wayne city controller in the mid-1980s was frequently sparring with an all-male...

October 13, 2019 1:00 am