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Just ridiculous. Unequal pay for equal work is one of the biggest problems facing this country.
If there's a god, damn it she won't mind.
If there's a god, baby she won't mind.
At the end of the day it's just bad politics in my opinion by Republicans. They could easily say "yup...this supports competitive market ideals, let information fix any imbalances" and kill the issue for Dems. Instead they are voting against the bill for whatever reason.
“Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.” John Maynard Keynes
the classic example is a fourth year female associate and Biggs, Bucks and Moore being paid less than a guy who was in her same law class and was hired at the same time.
sounds unequal until you find out that the female associate took 6 months off for pregnancy and her billable hours over that 4 year period were 1000 less than his
Title VII provides an adequate remedy for this
to prevail the plaintiff has to show that
1) she is female
2) qualified for the job
3) was treated differently than a SIMILARLY situated male employee
4) and the employer does not have a valid non-discriminatory reason for the different treatment