Statements about Women
Says Mitt Romney suggested that "employers should be able to make the decision as to whether or not a woman gets contraception through her insurance coverage."
Says Mitt Romney refused to say whether he'd sign the Lilly Ledbetter bill.
"David Cicilline was the state representative who opposed tough mandatory sentences for those convicted of domestic violence and child abuse."
"Since President Obama took office, there are over 450,000 more unemployed women."
"When (Joe Kyrillos) had an opportunity to vote for women in terms of their health care, not once, not twice, but six times, he voted against women’s health care in our state."
"In every state, women are paid less than men."
Women "receive only 77 cents for every dollar a man earns."
"The first (state) budget that came out of our Republican leadership slashed funding to Planned Parenthood...It resulted in the reduction of hours, the elimination of days, elimination of access to women in my city and all over my state."
Says women care most about jobs and the economy
Paul Ryan would "outlaw in vitro fertilization."
Says Mitt Romney opposes requiring employers to cover contraception and would eliminate funding for Planned Parenthood.
"In 2010, Mr. [Anthony] Gemma described himself as a 'pro-life' candidate. Now, he claims to be pro-choice."
Says because of Texas lawmakers’ choices, "hundreds of thousands of women no longer have access to basic medical care, life-saving cancer screenings and contraception."
Women "earn only 77 cents for every dollar earned by men in the same position."
"Women (are) paid 77 cents on the dollar for doing the same work as men."
Virginia women earn "only 79 cents to each dollar earned by men..."
Rob Portman shares "radical, ideological views" toward women.
Access for 12,000 women to use Planned Parenthood -- "not for the right to choose," but for "basic health care" -- was "taken away" by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch.
Says "one in four women and one in seven men have been victims of domestic violence in their lifetime."
Says Gov. Scott Walker said "no to equal pay for equal work for women."
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