Joe Biden: Equal Pay For Women Is 'Common Sense'

04/14/2015 02:23 pm ET | Updated Apr 14, 2015

Vice President Joe Biden tweeted that closing the gender pay gap is "common sense" in honor of Equal Pay Day.

Biden posted the message along with a photo of him with the University of Delware women's basketball team:

Women working full time in America currently earn 78 cents for every dollar men make on average, according to the Department of Labor.

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For more on the gender pay gap, go here.

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