Posts tagged Congress

It’s equal payday — thank you Lilly Ledbetter

   April 8, 2014 6:37 am    1

Today is Equal Pay Day — it’s the day that women catch up with men on earnings from 2013. In other words, a 23 percent gender wage gap is why we are so far behind, according to the American Association of University Women (AAUW). The AAUW has been around since 1881. Fair pay champion Lilly Ledbetter, age…

 

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20 female senators sit down with Diane Sawyer

   January 8, 2013 7:54 am    0

It was a news moment that I want to share with everyone. Women gave me faith in government after weeks of fiscal cliff news. Republicans and Democrats — 20 women senators admitted their frustration with how Congress works. See the video here of Diane Sawyer’s interviews with the inspiring women in government. Senator Dianne Feinstein, pictured at…

 

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