equal pay

USA teammates hold the trophy following the teams' win in the final 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup match between USA and Japan at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver on July 5, 2015.  (FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Democratic Senator Urges FIFA To Pay Women Soccer Players Equally

Vermont Senator Patrick Leahy introduced a Senate resolution today calling on the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) to step up and pay women soccer players equally as their male counterparts.

07/15/2015

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D.C. Ranks Best in Country for Equal Pay

Tuesday marks Equal Pay Day and D.C. reportedly has the smallest pay gap in the country.

04/14/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama is flanked by Lilly Ledbetter (L) and other women while signing an executive order banning federal contractors from retaliating against employees during an event in the East Room of the White House on April 8, 2014 in Washington, DC. President Obama announced that his administration will strengthen enforcement of equal pay laws for women. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama Looks to Bridge Pay Gap With Executive Order

In honor of National Equal Pay Day, President Barack Obama signed an executive order Tuesday prohibiting federal contractors from retaliating against employees who discuss their compensation.

04/08/2014

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Talk Of A War on Women Contradicted By The Elevation Of Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton is a glowing example of the heights women are reaching in the United States in recent times. She contradicts the notion thrust forth by President Obama and his political party that there is an alleged-“War on Women”.

10/24/2012

Barack Obama (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Democrats Pick Another Losing Issue Focusing On Binders

It’s great that Obama made the binders the headlines since last Tuesday night’s debate because the truth about Mitt Romney’s record on hiring women and the truth about Obama’s alleged war on women is finally coming out – and helping Romney in the polls.

10/19/2012