Statements about Women

Says he "voted for even stronger protections (in the Violence Against Women Act) than Obama's agenda will allow."

Says Mitch McConnell voted "two times against the Violence Against Women Act."

"Having a baby is a leading cause of poverty spells in the United States."

Women "own just 1 percent of the world’s land."

"Women in Florida make 83 cents for every dollar a man makes."

"More women are graduating from college now than men."

The U.S. Supreme Court is "five guys who start determining what contraceptions are legal."

An image of nine white, blond women shows "the amazing diversity of Fox News anchors."

"A salesclerk at Hobby Lobby who needs contraception … is not going to get that service through her employer’s health care plan because her employer doesn’t think she should be using contraception."

"Women of childbearing age spend 68 percent more in out-of-pocket health care costs than men."

"Nearly 60 percent of women who use birth control do so for more than just family planning."

"The United States is the only developed country in the world without paid maternity leave."

"By the time I left" the State Department, "economic growth was up and opium production was down" in Afghanistan, while "infant mortality declined" and school enrollment rose by more than sevenfold.

"In Wisconsin, a woman only earns 80 cents for every $1 a man earns."

Women are paid 77 cents for every $1 men get for the same work.

"Pregnant women who stand for five to six hours at a time increase their risk of pre-term pregnancy by 80 percent."

Says opposing the Paycheck Fairness Act is part of the Koch brothers’ agenda.

"On average, women make 77 cents for every dollar men make."

Says Gov. Scott Walker’s repeal of a 2009 law has left Wisconsin as "one of five states without an equal pay law protecting women from gender discrimination in their paycheck."

"Young women today in metropolitan areas" who are childless and single are out-earning childless, single young males.

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