Obama Brings 'War on Women' to State that Rebuked White House for Unequal Pay
12:44 PM, Aug 8, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
The New York Times reports that "Obama Travels to Colorado With Appeal to Women."
Yet, Obama's decision to bring the war on women to Colorado might seem a little odd. After all, earlier this year, Colorado's state senate rebuked Obama's White House for paying male employees more than its female employees.
"Sen. Greg Brophy, R-Wray, offered an amendment that noted female staffers in the White House earn an average of 18 percent less than male staffers," the Denver Post reported in April. "The pay disparity was the subject of recent news reports and has been circulated widely among conservatives. ‘I think that is unacceptable,’ Brophy said.'"
The amendment passed with overwhelming bipartisan support:
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