President Obama’s bringing in the big guns to get health care reform passed. Last week Michelle Obama weighed in on the subject and explained why health care reform is such and important issue for women. According to The Telegraph:
Mrs Obama made a forceful appeal on behalf of these reforms, saying they were “the next step” in the long quest to achieve equality and rights for women.
“Women aren’t just disproportionately affected by this issue because of the roles that we play in families,” she said. “Women are affected because of the jobs that we do in this economy.” [Read more...]