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Gender Pay Discrimination

Sabrina Siddiqui

Hey, GOP: Most Americans Support Raising Minimum Wage, Equal Pay For Women

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A majority of Americans support policies that would improve equality for women in the workplace, according to a new poll released Wednes...

Sabrina Siddiqui

There's A Serious Gender Gap When It Comes To Paid Time Off

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Women are significantly less likely than men to receive extended paid leave from their employer, a new poll shows. In the last few ye...

It's a Fact that Women Get Paid Less than Men. Stop Debating.

Jillian Berman | Posted 04.07.2014 | Business
Jillian Berman

The bottom line is: Women earn less than men any way you look at it and that gap is far from a choice or "subtle difference."

New Weapon For Women In Battle For Equal Pay

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.31.2013 | Business

Legislation pending in Congress could give women a new weapon in the battle for equal pay: protected water-cooler chat. The “Paycheck Fairness A...

GOP Gov. Nominee On Equal Pay: Government Shouldn't 'Micromanage'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

The equal pay debate entered New Hampshire's gubernatorial race Monday when Republican candidate Ovide Lamontagne discussed his views on the issue, in...

GOP Gov. Nominee On Equal Pay: Government Shouldn't 'Micromanage'

ThinkProgress | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

The Republican nominee for governor in New Hampshire isn’t sure whether or not existing law in his state forbids pay discrimination, but he’s pret...

GOP Strategist Denies Women Make Less Than Men

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 04.29.2012 | Politics

A GOP strategist on Sunday denied that women make less money in the workplace than their male counterparts. Responding to Rachel Maddow's comment t...

Laura Stampler

Three Tykes And You’re Out? Why Women With Three-Plus Kids Suffer Major Career Disadvantages

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Stampler | Posted 09.11.2011 | Women

While balancing a family and career is difficult for any woman -- whether she has one child or five -- recent Australian research suggests that women ...

Let's Put It in Writing: Women Are Equal

Carolyn Maloney | Posted 08.10.2011 | Politics
Carolyn Maloney

Most Americans believe women already have the same rights as men under our Constitution. But sadly they are mistaken.

Women: Do You Work Just for the Sake of Working?

Ariela M. Migdal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ariela M. Migdal

The courts should allow the women of Wal-Mart to establish the link between managers' stereotyped beliefs and the statistical evidence of pay and promotion disparities at Wal-Mart stores around the country by proceeding as a class action.

Fair Pay Now, Not in 2058

Ilene H. Lang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ilene H. Lang

Today, women earn 77 cents for every dollar earned by a man. Over 40 years, a woman in the United States will lose an average of $431,000 in pay.