Most of these pols are suspect to start with, and I certainly wouldn't trust anything out of Huffington.
Second, more and more women are seeking training, buying guns, getting "permits" and actually carrying guns every day. I train lots of them.
Depends on the part of the country you're in, but I'm certainly not worried about women and guns.
If you are, then get out there and educate more women about the reality of guns and self defense. Take them to the range. Send them my free book. PM for details.
The first chapter is the story of the man I had to shoot to save my life. It's an eye opener for most people.