Archive for the 'Lobbying & Legislation' Category

Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009

Yesterday, President Obama signed into law the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act.   The Act expands workers’ rights to sue for unequal pay by relaxing the statute of limitations.  You can read more about the Act here.

Legislative Priorities

BPW/USA has a number of legislative priorities including workplace equity, civil rights and woman’s health.  You can read more about BPW/USA’s legislative platform and accomplishments here.