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California Passes New Equal Pay Law

California Passes New Equal Pay Law

The gender gap is alive and well in California. According to a 2014 study by the National Women’s Law Center, a woman working full time in California still earns only 84 cents for every dollar that a man makes. For women of color, the gap is even more significant. For example, a Latina woman earns only 44 cents for every dollar that a white man makes. On October 6, 2015, Governor Jerry Brown signed the California Fair Pay Act into…

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