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World Economic Forum Leading the charge on equal pay. Read more: http://wef.ch/2oFSaw3 More info @ http://ift.tt/2oxjRvg Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area – http://ift.tt/2dKZy4V April 16, 2017 at 01:33AM

Timely analysis of The Justice Department’s involvement in “voter fraud.”

The Justice Department’s Voter Fraud Scandal: Lessons | Brennan Center for Justice The Brennan Center for Justice is a non-partisan public policy and law institute that focuses on the fundamental issues of democracy and justice. More info @ http://ift.tt/2i6uLn8 Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area – http://ift.tt/2dKZy4V April 06, 2017 at 11:35AM

Thanks to our State Representative Anna Moeller for sharing this infographic on women’s median earnings as compared to men in the same profession. Note that there’s NO area in which women earn as much as men. It’s been 50 years since the Equal Pay Act became the law of the land and women still earn less for the same work. http://ift.tt/1EKZkU5

Women’s Earnings by Occupation Median earnings of full-time, year-round workers in the past 12 months by sex and occupation. More info @ http://ift.tt/2mzVyYW Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area – http://ift.tt/2dKZy4V April 01, 2017 at 01:06PM

League of Women Voters of Illinois To close out Women’s History Month, we share this: http://bit.ly/2njZe0H More info @ http://ift.tt/1DjXJFJ Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area – http://ift.tt/2dKZy4V March 31, 2017 at 01:36PM