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Posted byon April 16, 2014 at 5:04 PM EDT
White House senior advisors meet with deans from leading business schools to discuss best practices for business schools that can better prepare their students for the increasing importance of women in the labor force and the prevalence of employees with families where all parents work.
Posted byon April 12, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
The President underscores the importance of ensuring equal pay for equal work and highlights the steps his Administration has taken to expand opportunity and narrow the pay gap that exists between men and women.
Posted byon April 8, 2014 at 11:08 AM EDT
President Obama signs a new Executive Order to prevent workplace discrimination and empower workers to take control over negotiations regarding their pay.
Posted byon March 21, 2014 at 6:30 PM EDT
This week, the President celebrated St. Patrick's day alongside the Prime Minister of Ireland, continued to work toward a diplomatic resolution to the conflict in Ukraine, hosted Palestinian President Abbas, awarded 24 Medals of Honor, and traveled to Florida to speak on the importance of supporting working families.
Posted byon March 20, 2014 at 7:00 PM EDT
President Obama travels to Orlando to talk about the importance of improving economic opportunity for America's women and working families.
Posted byon March 12, 2014 at 8:26 PM EDT
Today, the President hosted a meeting with women members of Congress to discuss the 2014 women's economic agenda, and the administration's plan to expand opportunity for every American.
Posted byon January 31, 2014 at 7:05 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon January 30, 2014 at 5:06 PM EDT
Getting to fair pay takes more than one agency or one advocate or one tool –- it’s everyone’s job.
Posted byon August 26, 2013 at 1:52 PM EDT
This year on Women’s Equality Day we commemorate the 93rd anniversary of the certification of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote.
Posted byon June 10, 2013 at 2:47 PM EDT
President Obama marks the anniversary of the Equal Pay Act -- and pushes for more action to close the gender wage gap.