Pollsters Kellyanne Conway and Anna Greenberg reveal women's attitudes and demographics, and the political issues that will permeate the 2012 Election."
Kellyanne Conway is the founder and president of the polling company inc./WomanTrend. She has worked for such politicians as Dan Quayle and Fred Thompson and was a senior adviser and pollster for Newt Gingrich’s 2012 Presidential campaign. She is the co-author of "What Women Really Want: How American Women Are Quietly Erasing Political, Racial, Class, and Religious Lines to Change the Way We Live."
Anna Greenberg is a leading pollster and an expert in survey research methodology with nearly 15 years of experience. Since joining Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research in 2001, Dr. Greenberg has worked with many elected officials and a wide range of NGOs and advocacy groups. Her areas of expertise include women and politics, LGBT rights, religion and politics, healthcare policy, and drug policy reform. Some of Dr. Greenberg’s current and recent clients include Governor Mark Dayton, Senator Amy Klobuchar, Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, AFL-CIO, SEIU, EMILY’s List, and NARAL Pro-Choice America.
Prior to joining Greenberg Quinlan Rosner, Dr. Greenberg taught at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and was a visiting scholar with the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press. She serves on the advisory board of Boston College’s Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life and is a research fellow at American University’s Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies. Dr. Greenberg holds a BA in government from Cornell University and a Ph.D. in political science from the University of Chicago.
Political pollsters Kellyanne Conway and Anna Greenberg discuss how the Democratic Party is attempting to curry female voters on the issue of women's medical and reproductive rights. While the state of the economy is issue number one, the expert survey researchers disagree about the importance of possible contraception challenges.