Poll Finds Most Voters Embrace Milestone for Women, if Not Hillary Clinton

On Nov. 8, American voters for the first time in history will see a woman’s name on the ballot as a major party’s nominee for president. A broad majority of voters — men and women — say they are happy this milestone has been reached, but fully half of them say they would have preferred that that first woman not be Hillary Clinton, according to the latest New York Times/CBS News poll. CONT.

Mary Jo Murphy & Megan Thee-Brenan, New York Times