Paycheck Fairness Act http://wrkf.org en Study Ranks Louisiana Second Worst State For Equal Pay http://wrkf.org/post/study-ranks-louisiana-second-worst-state-equal-pay <p><span class="BodyCopy">Earlier this year Congress voted down the Paycheck Fairness Act, a measure that would have made it easier for workers to address suspected wage discrimination with their employers. </span></p><p class="BodyCopy">Louisiana has been ranked one of the worst offenders when it comes to paying women less than men for doing the same job. Efforts by equal pay advocates to make changes at the state level have failed.</p><p> Tue, 31 Jul 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Ashley Westerman 2162 at http://wrkf.org