Should Congress Pass S. 2199, the Paycheck Fairness Act?

May 2014
Congressional Digest;May2014, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p14
The article presents the opinions of various U.S. Senators on the topic of whether or not U.S. Congress should pass the Paycheck Fairness Act (S. 2199) as of May 2014. The opinions provided include those of Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski, Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell, and Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren.


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