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Women have choices in 2008 election

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In the coffee shops, grocery stores, beauty salons, and on the streets I hear, "Finally, a chance to vote for a woman!" "We're part of history!" The selection of Governor Sarah Palin as Senator John McCain's running mate is historic in that this is the first time a woman has been on the Republican ticket. Have we forgotten Democrat Geraldine Ferraro in 1984? A look further back in history reveals Marie C. Brehm as the first legally qualified female vice-presidential candidate.

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