Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Massachusetts Just Took a Big Step Toward Closing the Wage Gap

The Massachusetts Legislature unanimously passed the strongest equal pay law in the country during a rare weekend session on July 23, and it is waiting for Republican Gov. Charlie Baker's signature.

Sen. Karen Spilka, a co-sponsor of the bill, told the Boston Herald that the measure "finally put a nail in the coffin of the gender pay gap."

Read more by Mother Jones here.

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