Presenting: The League of Extraordinarily Pantsuited Gentlewomen

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Today at a campaign stop in Manchester, New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton gathered a powerhouse crew of women who wear the pants, together: From left, New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH).


Both Clinton and Sanders are campaigning in New Hampshire following last night’s debate, though Clinton has announced she will leave the swing state on Sunday to visit Flint, Michigan, to be debriefed by Mayor Karen Weaver.

Senator Stabenow, above, has been outspoken about the way race factored into the way Flint’s poisoned water was dealt with by Governor Rick Snyder. Last month, she told Yahoo News, “The sad, outrageous reality is that people were not paying attention to what the residents were saying because they weren’t a priority. [The state] would react differently when their friends that lived in those areas called … that’s just a fact that [Flint was] treated differently than others would be treated.”


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One look at this photo and the sound you’ll be hearing is a million Berniebro heads exploding.

Many of them over at Gawker.

Girls are allowed in the clubhouse, but not allowed to be president of said clubhouse.