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Biden: Lilly Ledbetter Act Not Such a Big Fing Deal After All

The Romney campaign is going to get some mileage out of this. The Lilly Le dbetter Act is supposed to be t he biggest advance for women since suffrage. But Joe Biden lurched off message about it at a campaign event, in an attempt t o paint its opponents as even more hostile to women : All the Lilly Ledbetter said was if a woman finds out she’s been treated and treated wrongly, cheated in terms of her salary and benefits at wor k, that she’s able to sue from the moment she finds out.
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Every Single One Of Romney’s Model Justices Voted Against Lilly Ledbetter

US Politics / Liberal : The Wonk Room (2 years ago)

Earlier today, the Romney campaign responded to a question about whether their candidate supports the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act’s protection of equal pay for women with an awkward six second silence, followed by a promise to “get... Read Post

Romney Campaign Claims 9 Out Of 10 Job Losses Were For Women, But Can’t Back It UP

US Politics / Liberal : Alan Colmes' Liberaland (2 years ago)

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Mitt Romney still won't give a straight answer about Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act

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

Uh, let's see... equal pay for women? Yeah, I still don't know what to think about that. (Jim Young/Reuters) It's been a week since Mitt Romney's campaign was first asked whether he supports the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. While h... Read Post


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