Patricia Arquette called for equal pay for women Sunday during her acceptance speech for Best Supporting Actress at the Oscars. "It's time for us to have wage equality once and for all, and equal rights for women," she said.
There was plenty political types who loved it.
Thank you Patricia!! Our time in now.
— Stephanie Schriock (@Schriock1) February 23, 2015
— Congressman Tim Ryan (@RepTimRyan) February 23, 2015
— Dina Titus (@dinatitus) February 23, 2015
— Xavier Becerra (@RepBecerra) February 23, 2015
Patricia Arquette just put Hillary on notice.
— Conor Yunits (@conoryunits) February 23, 2015
Boyhood Patricia Arquette should, after 12 years ,be getting lifetime achievement award.And get grander award for Women's equality speech!!
— Steve Cohen (@RepCohen) February 23, 2015
Patricia Arquette has just accepted her party’s nomination for president. #Oscars2015
— Jonathan Capehart (@CapehartJ) February 23, 2015
I wish I could have been there to see an E reporter ask Patricia Arquette what she is wearing.
— Neera Tanden (@neeratanden) February 23, 2015
I know this is a horrible thing to say, but I do not believe Patricia Arquette loves America.
— Jon Lovett (@jonlovett) February 23, 2015
@jonlovett I don't know, I have never asked Patricia Arquette if she loves America therefore I can't be sure
— Dan Pfeiffer (@pfeiffer44) February 23, 2015
patricia arquette announces her campaign for Congress. #Oscar2015
— Karen Tumulty (@ktumulty) February 23, 2015
— Nancy Pelosi (@NancyPelosi) February 23, 2015
Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lopez also loved it.