Is The Legislature Unsupportive Of Women?
Is the Legislature unsupportive of women?
Supporters of equal pay gathered at the state Capitol Wednesday in a bipartian effort to end the wage gap. Wochit
Rep. Alyce Clarke, D-Jackson, stands between two posters calling for pay equity as she speaks of women having greater involvement in the state politics during a news conference Wednesday at the Capitol called by the Mississippi Low-Income Child Care Initiative and its project, Making Mississippi Women Secure,.(Photo: Rogelio V. Solis, AP)
During the 2017 legislative session, at least a dozen bills died that would have specifically benefited the women of Mississippi.
Seven pay equity bills died in committee as …