Why Carly Fiorina's war of words against Planned Parenthood could backfire

Her rhetoric threatens to derail her campaign

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Let’s be clear about something up front: Women do not vote for other women just because of their gender. Hillary Clinton and Carly Fiorina are not guaranteed the female vote from their respective parties by a blind gender loyalty. But having a woman in the race is an important and necessary step for the Republican Party, which has notoriously struggled with wooing women voters.

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