Abdullah ibn Abdulaziz al Saud

Carly Fiorina, a woman of accomplishment

Carly Fiorina, a woman of accomplishment

When people speak of "the first woman president" they usually mean Hillary Clinton, who is expected to announce her candidacy soon.

But there's another woman, a Republican, who will shortly vie for the top job. She is Carly Fiorina, former CEO of Hewlett-Packard. The polls don't register much support for Ms. Fiorina, but if people listen to what she has to say, particularly about Hillary Clinton, that could change.

In an interview, Ms. Fiorina told me that, unlike a male candidate, she could better take on Hillary Clinton:...