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  • 1.  
  • 2. Men and Women at Work
  • 3. The Statistics
    • 2007
    • Women make 77 cents to every dollar men earn.
    • 46% of total U.S. Labor Force.
    • Full-time wage and salary female workers were paid 80 percent of men’s salary.
      • - $614: $766 per week
  • 4. The Equal Pay Act
    • Signed by JFK in 1963
    • Prohibited the practice of paying women less money than men for the same job.
    • Amended Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938
      • -Lacked wage discrimination based on sex
  • 5. Lilly Ledbetter
    • Unaware men were being paid more
    • Filed a complaint with the EEOC
    • against Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.
    • Lost case because she sued too late
    • Supreme Court: Must complain within
    • 180 days, within six months of the first
    • paycheck
    • Case was overturned in 2007
    • Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act passed in May, 2007
  • 6. Politics
    • Hilary Clinton supports women’s rights
  • 7.  
  • 8.  
  • 9.  
  • 10.
    • Creator:
    • Barbara Gilmore
  • 11.  
  • 12. Equal Pay for Women