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Topic - Sabrina L. Schaeffer
A conservative feminist group is questioning President Obama's decision to nominate former New York U.S. attorney Mary Jo White to head the Securities and Exchange Commission, claiming somewhat tongue in cheek that it has compiled a "binder full of women" who are better suited for the job.
"Unfortunately, President Obama's nomination of U.S. Attorney Mary Jo White is tainted with the question of whether it was done to satisfy liberal feminists, or because she's really qualified for the job," Ms. Schaeffer said. "Women shouldn't be used as tokens to satisfy an obsession over gender parity coming from the left."
"We applaud Ms. White for her achievements, but I hope the president doesn't consider such a narrow lens as gender sufficient for nominations," Ms. Schaeffer said.