IWF president and CEO Michelle Bernard asked that question over the weekend in an article in the Nashua Telegraph.  The answer, it turns out, is quite simple:

Women want policies that improve the lives of our families and increase the safety of our nation. Women want an America that is, as Abraham Lincoln stated, “the last, best hope of Earth.”

Earlier this month, women from around the country met in Manchester to participate in Lifetime Television’s “If I Were President” Forum. This nonpartisan coalition of women sought answers from the candidates about how they would handle many of the domestic and foreign-policy issues of particular concern to women. 

Candidates who listen to women find that women aren’t that different than men: Women want policies that generate the stability and security necessary for women to successfully balance family and professional life. 

To find out what else women want, read the whole article here.