Statements about Women

Women in the U.S. get 23 percent less pay than men for the same exact work.

Women in the United States are paid about 70 percent of what men earn for the same work.

The Southern Baptist Convention voted 13 years ago "that women were inferior and had to be subservient to their husbands."

U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey wants public schools to teach women to "stay in their place."

In South Carolina, women earn 76 cents on the dollar to men’s earnings.

"In every state, women are paid less than men."

A socially conservative group sponsored a "prayer vigil" to stop people from buying Girl Scout cookies because it thinks the Girl Scouts are affiliated with Planned Parenthood.

Republican candidate for governor Nathan Deal fought to weaken Georgia's rape shield law.

Said state insurance commissioner candidate Ralph Hudgens "fights hard" to strip women of life-saving coverage such as mammograms.

Republican candidate for governor Nathan Deal "explicitly voted to fund abortions ..."

By 12th grade, "more than 3 out of 10 girls have been pregnant at least once."

"Fulton County has successfully reduced the number of pregnancies" among 15- to 19-year-olds.

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