TITLE

Feminists Look to the Future With Agenda in Hand for Next Congress

AUTHOR(S)
Reuss, Pat
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
National NOW Times;Fall2008, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the work/family and economic justice issues that women activists are pushing through the U.S. Congress. Bills promoting equal and fair pay in the U.S. include Ledbetter Fair Pay restoration Act, Paid Parental Leave for Federal Workers and the Paycheck Fairness Act. NOW foundation is also promoting to the Congress a reform on the existing health care policies, family programs to restore affordable birth control, and true immigration reform for women and children.
ACCESSION #
34758119

 

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