Lilly Ledbetter

I worked at a Goodyear tire factory for 19 years before I found out that I was making thousands of dollars less than men doing the same job. My case went all the way to the Supreme Court, eventually becoming the basis for the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act, signed into effect by President Barack Obama in 2008. 

How President Obama Is Protecting Women's Jobs

I’m not one to chuckle at another person’s public embarrassment, but I can’t help but hand it to Mitt Romney. Rarely has a political candidate managed to single-handedly alienate an entire gender in such a spectacular series of gaffes and SNL-worthy laugh lines. His odd reference to “binders full of women” at the second debate was just his latest failure to understand the challenges we face....more
@FrugalFancyPants  I totally agree, keep the goverment out of my life decisions. Not everything ...more