Equal Pay for Equal Work? That sounds like something out of the past, doesn’t it? An issue your grandmother had to deal with.
But no… even though it’s been almost 50 years since Congress passed the Equal Pay Act, today a woman who works full time still earns just 77 cents for every dollar earned by a man.
This week the Senate is scheduled to vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act. Speak out on this issue. Send or share a card like the one here and use social networking to ensure Congress considers your viewpoint.
- I Didn’t Get Equal Pay. You Should. (blog-aauw.org)