March 22, 2019
Employment H.R. 1828—Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY)/Judiciary (3/18/19)—A bill to require annual reporting by employers of the number of settlements with employees regarding claims of discrimination on the basis of sex, including verbal and physical sexual harassment, and for other purposes. …
March 15, 2019
Abortion S. 758—Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL)/Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (3/12/19)—A bill to ensure affordable abortion coverage and care for every woman, and for other purposes. H.R. 1692—Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA)/Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means; Oversight and Reform (3/12/19)—A bill to ensure affordable abortion coverage and care for every woman, and for other purposes….
March 8, 2019
Child Care H.R. 1488—Rep. Collin Peterson (D-MN)/Education and Labor (3/4/19)—A bill to assist states in carrying out projects to expand the child care workforce and child care facilities in the states, and for other purposes. H.R. 1623—Rep. Jimmy Panetta (D-CA)/House Administration (3/7/19)—A bill to provide for the treatment of payments for child care and other…
February 15, 2019
Employment S. 463—Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY)/Finance (2/12/19)—A bill to provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes. H.R. 1185—Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT)/Ways and Means (2/14/19)—A bill to provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes. Health S. 528—Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT)/Environment and Public…
February 8, 2019
Abortion H.R. 956—Rep. Debbie Lesko (R-AZ)/Judiciary (2/4/19)—A bill to prohibit dismemberment abortions, and for other purposes. H.R. 962—Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO)/Judiciary (2/5/19)—A bill to prohibit a health care practitioner from failing to exercise the proper degree of care in the case of a child who survives an abortion or attempted abortion. Human Trafficking S.410—Sen. Catherine…
In 2009, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor was nominated as the 111th U.S. Supreme Court Justice. Justice Sotom… https://t.co/HDPfAiBgXy
March 25, 2019
Congress returns from recess today. Next week @WCPInst will resume publishing #billsintroduced affecting women and… https://t.co/dOGU7G8kDS
March 25, 2019
On November 14, 2008, General Ann E. Dunwoody became the first woman in U.S. history to achieve the rank of a four-… https://t.co/UQDTl8Yxlg
March 24, 2019
March 25, 2019
Floor Action: Employment– On Wednesday, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 7, the Paycheck Fairness Act. Hearings: STEM– On Wednesday, the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet will hold a hearing, “Lost Einsteins: Lack of Diversity in Patent Investorship and the Impact on America’s Innovation Economy.”
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