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Editorial: If only more women were serving in high-profile jobs instead of guys like Cuomo


Andrew Cuomo and Kathy Hochul make a campaign stop in Syracuse, N.Y., during the 2014 election. 

Maybe, just maybe, it’s time to give women even more responsibility.

Women were the story of the Tokyo Olympics last week, powering the U.S. team to 66 of the 113 medals it won. We were in awe of swimmer Katie Ledecky, gymnast Suni Lee, golfer Nelly Korda and the U.S. women’s basketball team, among others.

James Bennett is Executive Editor. Contact him at 256-235-3540 or