In response to a question about equal pay for women at last night’s presidential debate, Mitt Romney offered up a less-than-eloquent response. He said during his time as governor of Massachussets he actively tried to hire women for cabinet positions by reaching out to women's organizations, who brought back "binders full of women.
It was a good, ol'-fashioned rumble between famous rivals and pundits Jon Stewart, 49, who hosts Comedy Central's The Daily Show and Bill O'Reilly, 63, who helms Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor.
Georgetown Law student Sandra Fluke, 31, is known for speaking her mind, and that reputation was solidified on Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention when Fluke, who became a household name after being barred from testifying at a Congressional hearing on insurance coverage for contraception and publically attacked by conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh, 61, delivered a short address on what she fears would be the future of women's rights under a Mitt Romney administration.
Actress Patricia Heaton, 54, has gotten herself into some hot water alongside radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh, 61, over comments made about Georgetown University Law Student and political activist Sandra Fluke, who recently testified before Congress about the importance of health insurance coverage of contraception.