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Stand with Women Month

One day after National Equal Pay Day, the Senate for the third-time voted down on the Paycheck Fairness Act. A bill intended to provide equal pay for federal employees, and hold employers accountable for wage discrimination against women. 283 more words

Cultural Politics

White House: 'We’re not the ‘perfect example’ on pay equity'

For McClatchy, Lesley Clark writes: President Barack Obama frequently hammers Republicans for not supporting measures that he says would ensure equal pay for men and women, calling it an “embarrassment” that women make 77 cents for every dollar a man makes. 289 more words

Politics

Never Got A Dime

Never Got a Dime is the story of Lilly Ledbetter, a former manager at Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Gadsden, Alabama. On January 29, 2009, President Obama signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, which extended the statute of limitations to reset 180 days after each discriminatory paycheck is issued. 19 more words

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