(CNSNews.com) - Former Vice President Joe Biden, the Democratic presidential nominee, makes a pledge on his campaign website to “purse an aggressive and comprehensive paln to further women’s…physical security.
“As President, Biden will pursue an aggressive and comprehensive plan to further women’s economic and physical security and ensure that women can fully exercise their civil rights,” says The Biden Agenda for Women.
“Improve economic security. Biden will start by fighting for equal pay, investing in women-owned small businesses, expanding access to education and training, and strengthening pay and benefits in careers disproportionately filled by women.
“Expand access to health care and tackle health inequities. Biden will expand access to high-quality, affordable health care for all women.
“Help women navigate work and families. Biden will expand access to affordable child care and care for older Americans and people with disabilities, and provide paid leave and other important workplace benefits and protections.
“End violence against women. Biden will work to end violence against women, continuing his leadership on this issue since he authored the Violence Against Women Act in 1994.
“Protect and empower women around the world.”