Looking ahead to Tuesday’s observance of Equal Pay Day, state lawmakers sponsoring bipartisan pay-equity bills today joined with advocates at the Capitol to call for action on the legislation.
“This year, April 8 will be Equal Pay Day because it takes the average Pennsylvania woman one year, three months and eight days to make as much as a man. More than half of the population is female – we are not a ‘special interest.’ Equal pay is an issue everyone in Harrisburg needs to take seriously,” said Rep. Erin Molchany, D-Allegheny.
HARRISBURG (November 1, 2012) — Three organizations important to our community have endorsed Rob Teplitz, the Democratic candidate for the open State Senate seat in the 15th district. The announcements were delayed due to this week’s storm, but the Teplitz campaign proudly put them out today.
HARRISBURG (October 31, 2012) — The Harrisburg Patriot-News today endorsed Rob Teplitz, the Democratic candidate for the open State Senate seat in the 15th district. The Patriot-News is the third of three local newspapers to endorse in this State Senate race, and the third to endorse Teplitz.