The GOP’s problems with women just keep on coming. Today is National Equal Pay Day, the day marked each year when a woman working full time finally earns as much as a man working full time the previous year.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell showed just how out of touch he is today, comparing President Obama’s executive actions to eliminate gender discrimination in pay to “blowing a few kisses:”
“Instead of focusing on jobs, [Pres. Obama] launched into another confusing attack on the left’s latest bizarre obsession,” McConnell said on the Senate floor Tuesday. “Just think about that. The percentage of Americans in the workforce is at an almost four-decade low, and Democrats chose to ignore serious job-creation ideas so they could blow a few kisses to their powerful pals on the left.”