by Neil Munro, The Daily Caller
Multiple establishment media outlets have debunked President Barack Obama’s campaign-trail claim that women are paid only 77 cents for every dollar paid to men, much to the delight of Republican activists.
GOP spokeswoman Kirsten Kukowski highlighted a report by CBS White House correspondent Major Garrett, who said Monday that the White House was being “roughed up by its own pay-equity rhetoric.”
Obama frequently argues that women are paid only 77 cents for every dollar paid to men. He’s pushing that line to paint the GOP as unfair to women, because he’s trying to spur turnout by Democratic-leaning women in the November election.
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