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    Equal Pay

    Each year, National Equal Pay Day reflects how far into the current year women must work to match what men earned in the previous year...

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Support for Today's Joan Holloways

In his State of the Union address last week, President Obama touched on a core issue that has affected...

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Mad Men, Working Women and Fair Pay

President Obama demonstrated his commitment to equal pay with the first bill he signed as president: the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act....

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What Women Want: Equal Pay

Fifty years ago today, President Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act into law. At that time, the U.S. workforce included nearly 25 million women....


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Taking Action on National Equal Pay Day

President Obama signed a new Executive Order to prevent workplace discrimination...

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Working Families Summit

In the Spring of 2014, DOL joins the White House & Center for American Progress to host a summit to focus on creating a 21st century workplace that works for all Americans...