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Obama Recognizes Equal Pay Day With Call To Close The Pay Gap

Huffington Post Tuesday, 12 April 2016
President Barack Obama issued a presidential proclamation Monday marking April 12, 2016, as National Equal Pay Day.

Each year, Americans assert their commitment to achieving equal pay for equal work on Equal Pay Day, a date determined based on how far into the year women would have to work to earn the same pay men earned in...
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President Barack Obama said equal pay for equal work should be a fundamental principle of the economy, speaking at the newly designated Belmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AP

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