Democrats renew push for equal pay

House Democrats stressed that while there has been progress towards pay equality, women still earn just 80 cents to the dollar a man makes for the same work.
1:12 | 01/30/19

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We he implicitly recognize. As women that. Though peak app and the week's gap is an injustice that persistent secrecy. And it's an injustice that persists to present. And the only way that we can compact that is through organizing personal action ourselves so I'm so happy that that the paycheck fairness act. Address is among many things to very critical ones one. Is that we can not ask for salary history repeat people depending. On their salary history angle more. Hack. Hate people what they are worth and not how little they act desperate enough to X sacked. It is time to paint people what they are worth and that has nothing to do with their history has everything to do with what they are worth today. And second thing is that it makes it. It makes it legal economy totally permissible to share your salary. In for me she at your workplace that's incredibly important. Because for all of those who say that the wage gap does not end and that and the men. Then they should have no problem proving.

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