For Republicans more than Democrats, 2013 will be a big year. Big fights loom on tax reform, entitlements, immigration, gun violence, foreign policy, and implementing healthcare reform. How Republicans handle the debate over these issues—not just in terms of actual policies, but with the right tone and attitude—could go a long way toward building support for the party’s policies among women and minorities. Here are five women who can change the face of the Republican Party in 2013.
Cathy McMorris Rodgers