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Obama Pushes for Equal Pay for Women

President Barack Obama is stepping up his push to ensure that women are paid wages equal to those of men.   In the latest episode of yet another escalating battle with Congress, the president signed an executive order he hopes will increase transparency about wage disparities between men and women.   The order bans companies that do business with the U.S. government from firing or otherwise punishing employees who inquire about or discuss their wages and compare them openly to...

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