AAUW Reacts to U.S. Census Data on the Gender Wage Gap

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) today expressed disappointment over just-released census data that show no progress is being made to close the gender wage gap. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   September 12, 2012

AAUW Leads Rally to Push Congress for “Wal-Mart Fix”

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) will lead a rally at the Supreme Court tomorrow to support legislation that would undo much of the damage done to women’s and workers’ rights after the court’s disappointing decision in Wal-Mart v. Dukes one year ago. Read more »

AAUW Criticizes Today’s Procedural Defeat of the Paycheck Fairness Act

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) sharply criticized today’s procedural defeat of the Paycheck Fairness Act by a 52-47 vote in the U.S. Senate. Read more »

AAUW Issues Statement about Today’s House Vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) released the following statement from Lisa Maatz, director of public policy and government relations, on today’s House of Representatives vote (233-180) on the Paycheck Fairness Act. Read more »

AAUW Urges Swift Senate Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act at May 23 Press Conference

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) will join members of Congress and other proponents of the Paycheck Fairness Act at a Wednesday press conference to rally support for legislation that would finally put teeth in the Equal Pay Act of 1963. Read more »

AAUW Top Policy Adviser Available for Comment on White House Report

PRESS RELEASE: The White House is set to release a progress report on the Obama Administration’s equal pay enforcement efforts. Read more »

AAUW Releases State-By-State Rankings for Equal Pay Day

PRESS RELEASE: With the release of The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap, the American Association of University Women (AAUW) unveiled new state-by-state equal pay rankings. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   April 10, 2012

Amanda’s Experience of $tarting $mart

Attending a $tart $mart salary negotiation workshop at the University of Texas, Tyler, gave recent college graduate Amanda the knowledge and skills she needed to prevent herself from losing more […] Read more »

Blog   |   Economic Justice   |   1 Comments   |   November 04, 2011

AAUW Top Policy Adviser to Speak on New Government Accountability Office Report

PRESS RELEASE: AAUW Director of Public Policy and Government Relations Lisa Maatz will join Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA) and Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) at a Joint Economic Committee press conference on Thursday, November 3, at 12:15 p.m. to discuss the gender pay gap among low-wage and less-educated workers. Read more »

$tart $mart Workshops to Tackle Gender Pay Gap

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) and the WAGE Project will provide $tart $mart Salary Negotiation Workshops throughout the 2011–12 academic year to prepare college women to negotiate for salaries and benefits as they enter the job market. Read more »