Friday facts: The Paycheck Fairness Act

Barack Obama

On average, women only make 77 cents for every dollar a man earns—even while more women are becoming breadwinners in their families.

That’s why President Obama is working to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act, a law that would strengthen the Equal Pay Act by giving women even more support to fight against gender discrimination in the workplace.

Check out the slideshow to see exactly how the Paycheck Fairness Act would help women and families, then share it with everyone you know who cares about equal pay.

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