Welcome to ‘women have it harder in politics’ Part Deux. Nominees from Neera Tanden to former Gov. Jennifer Granholm have their qualifications questioned and their histories judged in ways that just don’t match up with their male colleagues.
UPDATE: Ms. Tanden has withdrawn her nomination to head the OMB. We wish her the best

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Research

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/02/25/business/mr-potato-head-gender-neutral.html?fbclid=IwAR2rZ-pYZO7mBftq7x5ZhBwC7-J2Zp2taFcp8h4_lru27C9-Yu5l4AcFfUY

https://apnews.com/article/house-vote-lgbtq-protections-9347578b80d3ad3ac4b92365da81096e

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-56178510?fbclid=IwAR3SOhQB-WG26ilfdtqc84mol5XWEnjDclB8uDl_qBj51j_d0DvZjJgQMfk

https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/culture/story/zendaya-corrects-gendered-question-interview-76107568

https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2021/feb/25/john-geddert-death-usa-gymnastics-twistars

https://www.politico.com/interactives/2021/joe-biden-cabinet-members-confirmations-list/

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/540579-kennedy-apologizes-for-calling-haaland-a-whack-job

https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2021/02/23/deb-haaland-nomination-interior-department-good-choice-column/4514526001/


https://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/540075-udalls-haaland-criticism-motivated-by-something-other-than-her?rl=1

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/11/18/that-time-the-senate-denied-jeff-sessions-a-federal-judgeship-over-accusations-of-racism/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2021/02/25/rand-paul-rachel-levine/

https://msmagazine.com/2021/02/24/neera-tanden-we-have-her-back-opposition-sexist-racist-double-standard-hypocrisy/