Obama Signs Equal-Pay Bill


The president puts his signature on his first legislation– the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act.

Appears in the White House with Ledbetter — begins by saying, “This is a wonderful day.”

Read his prepared remarks on the bill here.

Bill designed to make it easier for workers to sue over gender-based pay discrimination.

Plus: Michelle Obama makes her first policy comments as first lady on the issue.

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