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More Pinocchios for the
President on Equal Pay

National Review Online, by Carrie L. Lukas

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Posted By:Drive, 1/29/2014 8:33:55 AM

Perhaps it’s progress that the president waited until the second half of the speech to trot out the must-have line about equal pay and the wage gap. Perhaps his speech writers just needed to fill time so cut and paste a line from dozens of previous speeches: You know, today, women make up about half our workforce, but they still make 77 cents for every dollar a man earns. That is wrong, and in 2014, it’s an embarrassment. Women deserve equal pay for equal work. Yet they are behind the curve in using a statistic that is increasingly acknowledged as misleading. As Hanna

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: pinger, 1/29/2014 8:56:32 AM     (No. 9710029)

As with most lies told by our "president," he knows that the same mushy brains that elected him, twice, will surely believe what he´s saying.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: RUReadyY3K, 1/29/2014 9:29:13 AM     (No. 9710070)

And he needs to look no further than his own Administration to find examples of this.

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