13 Quotes About Women & Girls That Show President Obama Has Our Backs

This is our last President's Day with Barack Obama in the White House. However we might disagree about the potential candidates for this fall's election, we can all agree that Obama made some serious strides for women during his time in the Oval Office.

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To celebrate Obama's efforts to make women's rights a part of the national political conversation, we've gathered some of our favorite quotes regarding the subject from his speeches, interviews, and written works. As we attempt to enjoy what might be -- let's face it -- the most boring holiday of them all, let's remember all the fist-pumping times our president made our concerns those of our entire nation. 

 

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