Burk says "65 percent of single women think the country is headed in the wrong direction. That could be good news for the Democrats, but only if they're willing to appeal to women as women. Candidates are notoriously reluctant to go after the women's vote specifically. The joke around Washington during the State of the Union speech was that if you took a drink every time George Bush said 'nu-cue-ler' you'd go home smashed, but if you took a drink every time he said 'woman' you'd be stone cold sober."
The "Sex and the City" vote
March 10, 2004 11:21PM (UTC)
Geraldine Sealey is senior news editor at Salon.com.MORE FROM Geraldine Sealey