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H.R.1519 Paycheck Fairness Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: May 20, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Education and the Workforce

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  • 65% of users support H.R.1519

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    • Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism

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    • President Obama Pushes Where Republican Senators Push Back At ... - June 08, 2012 by ensnews1 - President Obama Pushes Where Republican Senators Push Back At Reform of HR 1519, The Revised Equal Pay Act. Posted on June 8, 2012. 0. By Anne Michelle Erbynstein. Washington: H.R. 12 is the congressional title for the Paycheck ...

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      As noted by ensnews1 on June 08, 2012, "President Obama Pushes Where Republican Senators Push Back At Reform of HR 1519, The Revised Equal Pay Act. Posted on June 8, 2012. 0. By Anne Michelle Erbynstein. Washington: H.R. 12 is the congressional title for the Paycheck ..." (/url?q=http://ensnews1.wordpress.com/2012/06/08/president-obama-pushes-where-republican-senators-push-back-at-reform-of-hr-1519-the-revised-equal-pay-act/&sa=U&ei=viraT76QFqae2gW4xKynBg&ved=0CCQQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNE_UkQaWAS-3TZW4ctz6biF6aqBHA)
    • President Obama Pushes Where Republican Senators Push Back At ... - June 08, 2012 by ensnews1 - President Obama Pushes Where Republican Senators Push Back At Reform of HR 1519, The Revised Equal Pay Act. Posted on June 8, 2012. 0. By Anne Michelle Erbynstein. Washington: H.R. 12 is the congressional title for the Paycheck ...

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      As noted by ensnews1 on June 08, 2012, "President Obama Pushes Where Republican Senators Push Back At Reform of HR 1519, The Revised Equal Pay Act. Posted on June 8, 2012. 0. By Anne Michelle Erbynstein. Washington: H.R. 12 is the congressional title for the Paycheck ..." (/url?q=http://ensnews1.wordpress.com/2012/06/08/president-obama-pushes-where-republican-senators-push-back-at-reform-of-hr-1519-the-revised-equal-pay-act/&sa=U&ei=yJHTT-PdAqKs2gXIrKGGDw&ved=0CCoQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNHjeF7OolfiY3JUA4YAmBRQ-VlrmA)
    • President Obama Pushes Where Republican Senators Push Back At ... - June 07, 2012 by ensnews1 - President Obama Pushes Where Republican Senators Push Back At Reform of HR 1519, The Revised Equal Pay Act. Posted on June 8, 2012. 0. By Anne Michelle Erbynstein. Washington: H.R. 12 is the congressional title for the Paycheck ...

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      As noted by ensnews1 on June 07, 2012, "President Obama Pushes Where Republican Senators Push Back At Reform of HR 1519, The Revised Equal Pay Act. Posted on June 8, 2012. 0. By Anne Michelle Erbynstein. Washington: H.R. 12 is the congressional title for the Paycheck ..." (/url?q=http://ensnews1.wordpress.com/2012/06/08/president-obama-pushes-where-republican-senators-push-back-at-reform-of-hr-1519-the-revised-equal-pay-act/&sa=U&ei=5YQMUPPPBYOa2gWqpYDuDw&ved=0CCYQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNF09506DQJFX1I3uzcEXoCEvRaDVA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • H.R.894 Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2011 - September 15, 2012 by OpenCongress - ...help women, like H.R.894, the Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2011. Not a single Republican woman has signed on to H.R.1519, the Paychec Did you find this article useful? Your opinion counts - together, we're finding the very best news and blog co

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      As noted by OpenCongress on September 15, 2012, "...help women, like H.R.894, the Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2011. Not a single Republican woman has signed on to H.R.1519, the Paychec Did you find this article useful? Your opinion counts - together, we're finding the very best news and blog co" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-h894/show)
    • DAVID ROSMAN: Support for Paycheck Fairness Act doesn't deserve fear-mongering attacks - June 14, 2012 by Columbia Missourian - It should be a discussion concerning fairness and gender bias, not one of name calling and false accusations. H.R.1519, now in the U.S. Senate, "amends the portion of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 known as the Equal Pay Act to revise ...

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      As noted by Columbia Missourian on June 14, 2012, "It should be a discussion concerning fairness and gender bias, not one of name calling and false accusations. H.R.1519, now in the U.S. Senate, "amends the portion of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 known as the Equal Pay Act to revise ..." (http://www.columbiamissourian.com/stories/2012/06/14/david-rosman-where-are-attacks-coming/)
    • Rejection of Equal Pay Bill an Attack on Fundamental Economic Fairness - June 10, 2012 by Mineola Patch - ...and parent being supported by a woman in the workplace suffers because of this inequality. The Paycheck Fairness Act (S.3220, H.R.1519) is a comprehensive bill that strengthens the Equal Pay Act of 1963, which made it illegal for employers to pay unequa

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      As noted by Mineola Patch on June 10, 2012, "...and parent being supported by a woman in the workplace suffers because of this inequality. The Paycheck Fairness Act (S.3220, H.R.1519) is a comprehensive bill that strengthens the Equal Pay Act of 1963, which made it illegal for employers to pay unequa" (http://mineola.patch.com/articles/rejection-of-equal-pay-bill-an-attack-on-fundamental-economic-fairness)
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