Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY) may face opposition as she prepares to run for re-election in 2006. The New York Times reported today that Jeanine F. Pirro, the Republican district attorney of Westchester County, is considering challenging Clinton for her US Senate seat.
1/27/2016 Taiwan Elects First Woman President - In a landslide victory, the leader of Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Tsai Ing-wen won the country's presidential election, becoming the first woman in Taiwan's history to hold the position.
Emphasizing her party's commitment to maintaining Taiwan's independence from China, Tsai won over young voters eager to usher in a political changing of the guard following some 70 years of dominance by the pro-Chinese unification party, the Kuomintang (KMT), chaired by presidential opponent Eric Chu. . . .