Senator Boxer: Fighting for Paycheck Fairness
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Today I urged the Senate to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act, legislation to help ensure that women receive equal pay for equal work. To watch my Senate floor speech, please click here. To read it, click here.
Women today still make on average just 77 cents for every dollar made by a man – a wage gap that will cost a woman and her family $434,000 over the course of her career.
The Paycheck Fairness Act will help us close loopholes in the law so we can end this wage gap once and for all. To read more, click here.
U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer