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50th Anniversary of the Equal Pay Act: Where We Stand

On June 10th, 1963, President John F. Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act, taking what he called "a first step" to end the "unconscionable practice" of paying women less than men for the same work. Fifty years later, American women in every single state are still making thousands less than their male colleagues--a disparity that undermines the economic security of our families and the principle of equality in our country. To better ensure equal pay for equal work, we must pass the Paycheck Fairness Act.

Check out this infographic of Members of the House Democratic Caucus to see how much less women are earning than men in your state.