New research from the Institute for Women's Policy Research shows closing the pay gap would lift 3.1 million working women and their families out of poverty and would add $513 billion in new income each year to the US economy. Owner Ashleigh Barnett said she chose to offer the discount to bring attention to the gender pay gap between men and women.
Every state in the country has a gender pay gap and South Dakota ranks 20th when it comes to largest discrepancy between male and female paychecks. "She would have 85 more weeks of food for her family, or 9.6 more months of mortgage and utilities payments or over 16 additional months of rent". It took 94 extra days in 2017 to equal a man's 2016 pay. Because the commonly cited statistic asserting that American women make roughly 80 percent of what men do only applies to white women in comparison to white men.
Women employed full-time, year-round in Alabama earn just 76 cents for every dollar paid to men, which amounts to a yearly gap of $10,747 per person, and a combined loss of more than $11 billion annually. One way: Local companies stepping up to make sure women are paid the same in the office.
Cyclone Cook: NZ residents clean up after massive storm
Weather expert Chris Brandolino told Radio New Zealand more than 100 millimetres of rain could fall over Thursday and Friday. New Zealand's north island is being hit by Cyclone Cook, which many fear will be the severest storm in generations.
Women make up 57 percent of the work force. Well, it depends on a variety of factors, including ethnicities, race, and more.
"The projection right now is if we go at the rate that we're going it'll take another 100 years for women to be paid the same as men", Duba said.
"Some states are more progressive than others", said Sharon Lasker, chair of the Kauai Committee on the Status of Women.
Trump felicita a militares por bombardeo a Siria
El ministro de Defensa británico, Michael Fallon, criticó el respaldo que Rusia provee a Assad y describió el ataque con armas químicas como un crimen de guerra que ocurrió "bajo su supervisión".
"If they do the same job they should get the same pay", Trump said in 2015 on MSNBC's "Morning Joe".
The Institute for Women's Policy Research analyzed earning trends going back decades and predicts that at the current pace, the gender wage gap won't close in this country until 2059.
Celtics Beat Bucks In Regular Season Finale
As last year's edition of the IPL headed for a climax, for example, Shiva Jayaraman had this article on Sunday 22 May 2016. The future remains uncertain and there is no reason to believe Forman and Paxson will pull off whatever they're going for.
All the churches in the capital and suburbs were packed with devotees attending special prayers to usher in the celebrations. The Christian holiday not only celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ, but also marks the unofficial start of spring.
Dijo que Capriles está temblando por lo sucedido y que es un "cobarde" que tiene "las manos manchadas de sangre ". Maduro , ofreció la noche de este domingo 16 de abril un balance de lo que fue el asueto de Semana Santa 2017.
It was Nunes who first raised the unmasking allegations, saying that some names were unmasked in the documents he reviewed. Susan Rice continually misled Americans about the 2012 Benghazi attacks that resulted in the deaths of four Americans.
Es poco, es verdad. "Sabemos que cuando mayor es la dificultad, mayor es nuestro compromiso", sostuvo el ex centrocampista. En el mediocampo, los tres habituales de Zizou en los partidos importantes: Casemiro , Kroos y Modric.
Toronto carried play for so much of the second and third periods, you got the feeling that each minute provided more confidence. Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) celebrates his goal with center Nicklas Backstrom (19) and right wing T.J.
District Court judge found that Congress did not specifically authorize the payments, making the expenditure unconstitutional. When I was CEO of a health insurer, I canceled our contract with a major pharmacy chain when it wouldn't negotiate prices.
Gaga said the song came from her spending time back in the studio recording new music, according to Rolling Stone . This allows users to add the song to their playlists for free and make it part of their growing 2017 soundtrack.
It is alarming that LeBron James did not have usual rest before the playoffs while their defense has been very shaky. But I've got the answer why I feel like we've got a great chance". "We're hoping to create the same sort of feeling".
Hathaway's journey from hot mess to steely determination is just remarkable and Sudeikis's devious villainy evokes so much hatred. The actress acknowledged that she "made the mistake" of seeing how others celebrate their kids' first birthdays.
Durant, Warriors roll in Game 1
And that's not good news for the Blazers, because it means the Warriors didn't rely exclusively on their MVPs to win the game. A solid contributor on offense, his defensive energy stood out, particularly in the fourth quarter.
Chivas está enfocado en la Final de la Copa Mx
"Todo ayuda y más en este momento que se está cerrando la Liga, se vive la tensión, pero dependemos de nosotros mismos", agregó. Monarcas Morelia se enfrenta el miércoles a Chivas en la final de la Copa MX.
Emiten una orden de arresto contra Luis Miguel
Esta no es la primera vez que el nombre de Luis Miguel está envuelto en escándalos por problemas económicos. Cabe la posibilidad de que ambas partes lleguen a un acuerdo extrajudicial.
United Airlines tweaks crew policy after recent fiasco
United spokeswoman Maggie Schmerin said the policy change is the first step of an ongoing review of what happened. United later said a seat was needed for a commuting crew member, and no one had volunteered to leave the plane.
Pence warns North 'not to test' Trump
The Vice President added that the US would protect South Korea and pressure the North to abandon its nuclear weapons program. On Tuesday, the Vice President travels to Tokyo where he's expected to hold more talks on the North Korea issue.
Stockholm suspect admits truck attack
He told reporters during a visit to western Sweden that, "Sweden has been attacked". His lawyer, Johan Eriksson , told the court that his client had admitted the crime.
Hoboken Church Holds 2017 Easter Egg Hunt
Once their baskets were full, the kids traded in the beeping eggs for candy-their eggs contain a circuit board. This year it took children nine minutes to find the 15,000 eggs amongst the hay during the 11 a.m. hunt.