Years later, Mitt Romney is still known for mentioning his “binders full of women,” a phrase which “Jeopardy” turned into a category at least twice and which led female protesters to fashion binder costumes out of cardboard.
Romney: binders full of women.
Kasich: kitchens full of women.
GOP backslide continues.
— Ian (@neurovagrant) February 22, 2016
We are moving backwards, from binders to kitchens to Kasich's campaign… https://t.co/rJqTo1qchU
— Carol Roth (@caroljsroth) February 22, 2016
Ohio Gov. John Kasich made a similar, unforgivable gaffe during a speech today when he remembered the women in the ’70s who left their kitchens to put up yard signs and go door to door campaigning for him. Salon was the outlet to play the “misogynist” card, although TIME tweeted that Kasich was “upbraided” by an audience member. Even that sounds like a strong word for what actually happened.
Kasich seeks the misogynist vote: Slashes Planned Parenthood funding, gives speech mentioning women in kitchens https://t.co/6QgUX4NeAn
— Salon.com (@Salon) February 22, 2016
— Mother Earth (@G8trz4ever) February 22, 2016
Kasich says back in the old days, an "army of women" went "out of their kitchens" to help him get elected to the state Senate
— Emily Atkin (@emorwee) February 22, 2016
Kasich says when first elected, he was backed by “women who left their kitchens to go out & go door to door” (Now “everybody’s out working")
— Thomas Kaplan (@thomaskaplan) February 22, 2016
Another GOP progressive speaks: Women "left their kitchens" to support me: Kasich says https://t.co/o2RHc3hZrD
— Allyn Fisher-Ilan (@AFilan) February 22, 2016
Kasich: "many women, who left their kitchens to go out and go door-to-door and to put yard signs up for me.” https://t.co/M70FE7GIDs
— Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) February 22, 2016
— LiberalsAreSmarter (@SmartLiberal) February 22, 2016
I may have 2 go 2 Kasich rally w a sign that says "you women, go back 2 ur kitchens & make some sammiches" https://t.co/ezWsPZanta
— BigDadio #Cruzin (@BigDadios) February 22, 2016
— AG (@AG_Conservative) February 22, 2016
It will probably take a few more days to come up with a convincing “kitchen” costume.
— Mike Valerio (@MikeNBC12) February 22, 2016