Fight’s Not Over for Equality in the Workplace

by James P. Moran, Jr. Congressman VA-8th District As the country marks Equal Pay Day on April 20, it’s time to renew the push to eliminate salary disparities between men and women once and for all. Forty-seven years have passed since President John F. Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act into law in 1963, and yet in many cases, there …

Introducing the DNC Women’s Institute

Our chair, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz knows the importance of engaging women within the Democratic Party. The DNC Women’s Institute will do just that. Leading up to the 2012 elections, the Institute will support, complement, and expand efforts to elect all Democrats and enhance the Obama for America campaign’s Women for Obama program. Following the 2012 elections, the Institute will …

Suffrage Centennial Celebration

The Suffrage Centennial Celebration March 1– 3, 2013, in Washington, D.C. will celebrate us all. Come learn from the bold, brave band of suffragists who marched down Pennsylvania Avenue March 3,1913, proudly demanding their right to vote. Unstoppable from 1913 until women got the vote in 1920, they changed our history and our lives. Highly historic, perfectly timely. Wherever you are, get here …  suffrage-centennial.org  |   www.suffragistmemorial.org