Women's Rights

Women's equality can't wait.

Carolyn is a nationally-recognized leader in women's rights, passing legislation to preserve and promote the issues that matter most to women. Here are just a few of her goals:

  • Passing the Equal Rights Amendment

  • Equal pay for equal work

  • Advancing women in STEM

  • Ending campus sexual assault and female genital mutilation

  • Re-authorizing the Violence Against Women Act and the Debbie Smith Act

  • Repealing the Hyde Amendment 

  • Building a Women's National History Museum on the National Mall

  • Standing up for Planned Parenthood & reproductive rights, including access to birth control

  • Ending human trafficking and sexual slavery

  • Ensuring safe standards for feminine hygiene products

  • Funding programs that preserve the right of women and girls to live freely and safely around the globe