Eight More States Join Constitutional Challenge to Dodd-Frank Act
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PAYCHECK FAIRNESS ACT - HANS BADER
Openmarket.org: Obama Renews Call For Paycheck Fairness Act
In his State of the Union address last night, President Obama renewed his call for passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act, which would make it harder for employers to rely on certain merit-based factors “other than [gender]” in setting employee pay.
[But] two federal laws, the Equal Pay Act, and Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, already ban gender-based pay discrimination. Appealing to low-information voters who may not be aware of these laws, Obama declared, “I ask this Congress to declare that women should earn a living equal to their efforts, and finally pass the Paycheck Fairness Act this year.” > View the full commentary
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OBAMA'S TRANSOCEANIC TRADE PARTNERSHIPS - IAIN MURRAY
CEI.org: Obama State of the Union - Will the Transoceanic Trade “Partnerships” be Free Trade Agreements?
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