Lilly Ledbetter

Lawrence O'Donnell had some fun with the "can't take a joke crowd" such as the prudes over at Fox GOPTV and Rush Limbaugh and their collective freak out over the new Obama for America ad featuring Lena Dunham. As O'Donnell noted, everyone carping Read more...
Tea party-backed Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) on Sunday defended Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's refusal to say whether he would sign the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act by suggesting that the law was not really about equal pay. Read more...
After his feisty debate performance, Joe Biden hit the campaign trail today, hammering Republicans on their controlling, cynical, sexist attitudes toward women. He didn't pull any punches, either. He called them out for imposing their Read more...
From this Tuesday evening's Democratic National Convention, Lilly Ledbetter gave one of the more rousing speeches of the night and got in a few zingers on Mitt Romney: Good evening, I'm Lilly Ledbetter and I'm here tonight to say: What a Read more...
As the gender gap threatened to undermine their crusade for a one-term Obama, the GOP turned to Twitter to un-sink the Titanic. Don’t worry your pretty little heads about our party’s mandated transvaginal rapes and birth control bans, a host of Read more...

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From TPM -- Gillibrand: Romney’s ‘Hero’ Scott Walker Got Rid Of Equal Pay For Women Laws: Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) chimed in Sunday on the battle for female voters, making an impassioned case that President Obama’s policies are far Read more...
Mitt Romney is not hitting his general election campaign with much aplomb this week. While it's true that he's wildly unpopular with women, that is not entirely Mittens' fault. After all, the whole GOP is wildly unpopular with women, and he's Read more...
Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) on Sunday ripped the Republican Party for "turning back the clock for women." During an interview on CNN, host Candy Crowley asked asked the congresswoman from Florida if it Read more...
[media id=7213] Barack Obama today signed his first bill into law, and boy was it a good one. Is it just me or has this man done more good in eight d Read more...