By Scott Keyes on March 7, 2014
One problem: he was recently a lobbyist who actively worked against legislation designed to close the gender wage gap.
By Bryce Covert on March 5, 2014
The idea that women trade lower pay for better working conditions doesn't pan out.
By Annie-Rose Strasser on February 13, 2014
Women make up 41 percent of people with a degree in science, technology, engineering, or math. But they're just a quarter of the STEM workforce.
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By Bryce Covert on February 12, 2014
In the country's supposed "meritocracy," men make more than women at nearly every educational level.
By Bryce Covert on February 10, 2014
GM reversed course from its original stance that it couldn't release the full package's figure until April.
By Bryce Covert on February 5, 2014
What we know about the details in GM CEO Mary Barra's pay package.
By Bryce Covert on February 4, 2014
Mary Barra, the first woman to run a global car company, will be paid less than half of what was given to the man who had the job before her.
By Bryce Covert on January 31, 2014
Minnesota lawmakers want to boost women's economic equality through a comprehensive package of solutions.
By Bryce Covert on January 30, 2014
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers says she supports laws mandating equal pay despite her voting record.
By Bryce Covert on January 29, 2014
No progress has been made on closing the gender wage gap since the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. Here's where to go next.