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

Reuss, Pat
September 2008
National NOW Times;Fall2008, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p10
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.


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