Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren (Mass.) on Tuesday once again used Equal Pay Day to signal her support for equalizing the gender pay gap between men and women-without addressing her own history of failing to pay Senate staffers equally.
Among the UK's biggest spirits companies, Halewood Wines and Spirits has the smallest gender pay gap between men and women, government data has disclosed. On average across all positions and years in a position, females make 18 percent less than their male peers, and minorities make 12 percent less than non-minorities. Wyoming has the largest gap between men and women at 36 percent with NY and DE taking the top spots at 11 percent. According to the American Association of University Women, Latinas earn 54 cents on the dollar compared to their male counterparts, while black women earn 63 percent.
President of the National Organization for Women, Toni Van Pelt, explained that pay inequality impacts women through their entire careers - affecting vacation time, retirement savings and other aspects of life.
Last year, as a species we managed to create adaptable, airless tires, elevators that move in more directions than up or down, and breast pumps that are so thin and discreet that women can fit them in their bras, according to Time magazine.
Although Congress enacted the Equal Pay Act in 1963, the gender pay gap is still pervasive. Those numbers are even more important considering that more than 80 percent of black women are the key breadwinners for their families, according to the study.
So, ladies, pick your vice-wine, beer, or coffee-and receive 20% off for Equal Pay Day!
Since the 1960s, the pay gap has narrowed in the USA, but progress in the last couple of decades has slowed.
Median wages of MS women who are mothers fall below the overall median, earning $0.71 on the dollar compared to fathers. The sector continues to be dominated by men, which is part of the reason that their salaries are higher than women's. "If our country is to thrive and we are to address poverty, we simply must ensure that women are paid fairly and have opportunities to advance to higher paying jobs". This isn't a discussion about whether women should be paid equally or whether it is wrong for an employer to discriminate in pay against women. Believe me, it's the least you can do.
No one who cares about economic justice and the rights of women is celebrating this occasion.
The Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank and Toronto-Dominion said the mean hourly rate for their United Kingdom -based female workers was between 35 and 44 per cent lower than men's rate.
Crowe also parted with a collection of artwork, including the 1960 Charles Blackman work "The Suitor", which sold for $360,000. Sotheby's Australia had estimated the stunt cuirass worn in the 2000 blockbuster would fetch between AU$20,000 and AU$30,000.
The couple were joined by Jersey Shore's resident meatball Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi and Sophie's castmate, Nathan Henry . And being that there was a lot of Ron and Sam drama when we did film, it was just really hard on both of them.
There can't have been too many supporters outside of Australia , who didn't want to see the towering quick go out with a bang. The final day of the fourth Test between South Africa and Australia belonged to one man- Vernon Philander .
The deal signals the ride-hailing giant's intent to expand its focus beyond cars to other forms of transportation. Uber has announced its purchase of bike-sharing platform Jump, which offers users access to electric bikes.
The quake, which struck about 86 miles from Los Angeles around 12:30 p.m., registered a magnitude of 5.3, according to the U.S. Renowned former USGS seismologist Lucy Jones described the Tuesday afternoon temblor as a "moderate" quake , KTLA reported .
While the latest arrest came in IL , she has also been arrested before in Kentucky, Wisconsin, Indiana, Minnesota and California. Schleicher reportedly lied about her name, birth date, Social Security number, and about being pregnant.
Larry Nance then botched a tip-in right before the buzzer, as the Philadelphia won its biggest game in five years. However, James' greatness shined through and he was able to get enough help for the win.
That pushed Canada's monthly trade surplus with the US down to $2.6 billion in February, from $2.9 billion the previous month. The rise in imports was broad based, driven by a 15 percent rise in energy products to the highest level since late-2014.
San Bruno Police first tweeted "Police activity at 901 Cherry Ave, please stay out of the area", just after 4:00 p.m. (1:00 p.m. Google says its security team has been working with authorities to evacuate buildings at YouTube headquarters after a shooting.
Ferrari announced that it is now investigating as to why Raikkonen was given a green light when one wheel was yet to be changed. Hamilton had his work cut out starting from ninth, and managed to achieve the podium finish he would have been hoping for.
I don't think she meant it that way, but there's something about her need to explain away her weight gain that's disturbing. Notably, this isn't the first time Hathaway had done some measures for body shamers that seemed to be everywhere.
Brock Lesnar Signs New Deal With WWE After WrestleMania
Despite that, most of the attention has fallen on the speculation regarding what took place backstage after the main event. The Undertaker defeated Cena in less than three minutes, leaving the crowd and television viewers very surprised.
Draw is a fair result: Klopp
The draw means Liverpool are now unbeaten against Everton in 17 straight games in all competitions (eight wins, nine draws). Everton look short of confidence pushing forward against a defence that barely broke sweat all afternoon.
Stephen Metcalfe MP Welcomes Ban on Ivory Sales
Rare or important items, at least 100 years old, will be assessed by specialist institutions before exemption permits are issued. Britain is to ban sales of ivory in a bid to help preserve the world's dwindling elephant population.
Teachers To Pack State Capitol For 2nd Day Of Walkout
Second, the diminished power of the unions has led to the rise of grassroots organization via social media platforms. Critics blame bleak economic conditions in the state on reductions in state income taxes for top earners.