Like many women, North Dakota Treasurer Kelly Schmidt was asked to run for office. And like many women her knee-jerk response was, “What do you mean, me?”
“As a woman, sometimes we have doubts, we don’t talk very nice to ourselves,” Schmidt said. Not only that, with four sons (the youngest was nine at the time), the decision to run was as much about her family as her own career.
“I had to decide and my family was going to decide,” she said.
But Nevada Supreme Court Justice Nancy Saitta doesn’t...