Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) said she is hopeful that Sen. Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaOvernight Energy: Dems ask Pruitt to justify first-class travel | Obama EPA chief says reg rollback won't stand | Ex-adviser expects Trump to eventually rejoin Paris accord Overnight Regulation: Trump to take steps to ban bump stocks | Trump eases rules on insurance sold outside of ObamaCare | FCC to officially rescind net neutrality Thursday | Obama EPA chief: Reg rollback won't stand Ex-US ambassador: Mueller is the one who is tough on Russia MORE (D-Ill.), if elected, will sign her equal right amendment measure.

Maloney said her bill language into the Democratic Party's platform.

Maloney's measure, which has 204 cosponsors, proposes an amendment to the U.S. Constitution relative to equal rights for men and women.

She added that the platform this year is the most "pro-woman" platform in history. Maloney initially backed Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) for president.

The platform also endorsed her controversial bill that seeks to crack down on the credit card industry, Maloney said.

That bill, which has 155 cosponsors and has moved through the Financial Services Committee, is opposed by the credit card industry and banking groups.

Asked if it her credit card bill could get 218 votes for passage on the floor, Maloney said it could get over 300 votes.