Women's Issues

From cracking down pay discrimination to making sure women can get birth control and preventive care with no copay or deductible, President Obama has fought to give women more control over their health and more opportunities.

Equal pay for equal work

Equal pay for equal work

President Obama signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act to help women fight back against pay discrimination. He understands that when women are paid less than men for the same work, it hurts the entire family.