by Christopher Freeburn | November 16, 2012 1:19 pm
Now that the 2012 presidential election is over, it’s time to start guessing who might run for the nation’s top political office in 2016.
With President Barack Obama having broken the Oval Office’s racial barrier, some political observers think 2016 could be the right moment to smash the White House’s glass ceiling and elect the nation’s first female chief executive.
The prospect of a woman president is getting easier to imagine as both Democrats and Republicans have a number of rising female stars.
Here’s a list of the five top potential female presidential candidates for 2016, as compiled by the National Constitution Center.
The opinions contained in this column are solely those of the writer.
Want to share your own views on money, politics and the 2012 elections? Drop us a line at email@example.com and we might reprint your views in our InvestorPolitics blog! Please include your name, city and state of residence. All letters submitted to this address will be considered for publication.
Source URL: http://investorplace.com/investorpolitics/5-women-who-could-run-for-president-in-2016/
Short URL: http://investorplace.com/?p=262408
Copyright ©2017 InvestorPlace Media, LLC. All rights reserved. 700 Indian Springs Drive, Lancaster, PA 17601.