What is the Paycheck Fairness Act?

Published 04/07 2014 04:43PM

Updated 04/07 2014 04:51PM

The U.S. Senate could vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act, a measure that would attempt to close the pay gap between men and women. 

The proposal would more clearly define what constitutes pay discrimination, step up enforcement, increase education and allow workers to discuss their pay without retaliation.

Watch an interview with local labor attorney Elizabeth Cordello about the Paycheck Fairness Act by clicking the video above.

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