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GOP: Not just equal pay,
equal opportunities

Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm

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Posted By:SurferLad, 4/12/2014 9:28:08 AM

There was plenty of talk in Washington this week about equal pay. The thing is — it was just that: more talk. As a woman who worked at McDonald’s to get through college…. as the mom of two young daughters … and as the elected representative of thousands of hardworking women, I have always supported equal pay for equal work. And if a woman is being paid less than a man because of gender discrimination, that is both wrong and against the law. The protections provided to women and others in the Equal Pay Act must be enforced to make certain there is no pay disparity because of discrimination.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 4/12/2014 10:44:55 AM     (No. 9808086)

There is no "Equal" anything in this life. It´s just a code word for more government intrusion.

Even gravity is not equal.

(It´s a little less nearer the equator due to centrifugal acceleration.)

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Reply 2 - Posted by: pearlyjo, 4/12/2014 10:57:05 AM     (No. 9808102)

When anyone starts talking equality of something tangible, you know you are about to lose what you have.

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