Mitt Romney's 'Binders Full of Women'

GOP candidate's comment came in response to a question about pay equality for women.
3:00 | 10/17/12

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Transcript for Mitt Romney's 'Binders Full of Women'
Important topic. And one which I learned a great deal about particularly as I was serving as governor by state. Because I had the chance to pull together a cabinet and all the applicants seem to be -- And I and I went to my staff and assess how come all the people for these jobs -- -- managed it well these of the people that have the qualifications and I civil gosh can't wait. Can we find some some women that are also qualified. And and -- we took a concerted effort to go -- -- find women who had backgrounds that could be qualified to become members of our cabinet. I went to a number of women's groups and said can you help us find folks I brought us all binders full of of women. I was proud of the fact that after right staffed by cabinet in my senior staff. That the university of New York in Albany to the survey of all fifty states. And concluded that mine had more women -- senior leadership positions than any of the state America.

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