Just in case you were interested, these are all Republican men. No women Senators or Democrats voted against the Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. Courtesy of the Senate’s website.
This afternoon, Republican Senator Mitch McConnell told a National Press Club luncheon that the Ledbetter legislation was just a “trial lawyer’s bail out bill.” Does he want to tell that to his three daughters who might one day face pay discrimination??
Here’s what Lilly had to say (courtesy of the National Women’s Law Center):
Ladies, a few E-mails might be in order! Also, Senators, you owe Lilly Ledbetter (and any daughters and granddaughters you have) an apology.