Read all posts tagged Equal Pay
Posted byon April 12, 2011 at 9:07 AM EST
Melody Barnes, Domestic Policy Adviser and the Director of the Domestic Policy Council, discusses the impacts of unequal pay for women, and President Obama's actions to get equal pay for women under the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Posted byon March 15, 2011 at 4:46 PM EST
Posted byon March 12, 2011 at 5:30 AM EST
The President pays homage to former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, commends the great strides that have been made to create a more equal American society, and reaffirms his resolve to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Posted byon November 17, 2010 at 6:14 PM EST
Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett discusses President Obama’s meeting with leading equal pay advocates.
Posted byon November 17, 2010 at 7:00 AM EST
Terrell McSweeny, Domestic Policy Advisor to the Vice President, explains the necessity of passing the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Posted byon September 17, 2010 at 12:02 PM EST
Read about the Council on Women and Girls' thoughts regarding the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Posted byon August 26, 2010 at 3:33 PM EST
Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett discusses Women’s Equality Day and the historic 90th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment.
Posted byon July 20, 2010 at 3:06 PM EST
Terrell McSweeny, Domestic Policy Advisory to the Vice President, talks about the role of the Middle Class Task Force in the fight for equal pay.
Posted byon July 20, 2010 at 10:56 AM EST
The President urges Congress to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act.
Posted byon July 20, 2010 at 10:33 AM EST
The Middle Class Task Force hosted a White House briefing on women's economic security. Vice President Joe Biden, Attorney General Eric Holder, Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis, Director of the Domestic Policy Council Melody Barnes, and Chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls Valerie Jarrett participated in this event. Hear Valerie's thoughts.