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Mitt Romney supports pay equity in principle. Does he support the Paycheck Fairness Act?

Stop sweating, Mitt: It's a simple question. Paycheck Fairness, yes or no? (Jim Young/Reuters) Senate Democrats are trying to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act, to take the next big step past the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. Senate Republicans blocked it in 2010 despite a 58-vote majority in favor at the time. What could make congressional Republicans change their mind? Well, there's this little thing called a presidential election, and their party's presumptive nominee has said that he is favor of pay equity—in principle.
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Does Mitt Romney support Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act? He'll get back to us on that

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (2 years ago)

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US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (2 years ago)

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US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (2 years ago)

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