AAUW Signs Amicus Brief in Support of the Plaintiffs in Gender Discrimination Suit against Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has signed an amicus “friend of the court” brief in support of the plaintiffs in Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Read more »

AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund Supports Gender Discrimination Suit against Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

PRESS RELEASE: The AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund announced today that it is awarding monetary support to the case Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Read more »

President Obama Acknowledges AAUW’s Role in Advocating for Important Bill

PRESS RELEASE: Following today’s disappointing Senate vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act, President Barack Obama personally thanked Lisa Maatz of the American Association of University Women (AAUW), acknowledging AAUW’s leadership role in advocating for the bill. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   November 17, 2010

AAUW Condemns 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 58-41 vote in the U.S. Senate. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   November 17, 2010

AAUW Top Public Policy Adviser Available for Comment on Paycheck Fairness Act

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women’s top public policy adviser, Lisa Maatz, is available to comment on the upcoming U.S. Senate vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   November 15, 2010

AAUW Top Policy Adviser Available for Comment on New White House Report

PRESS RELEASE: The American Association of University Women’s top public policy adviser, Lisa Maatz, is available to comment on the new White House report on women and the economy, as well as other matters related to pay equity. Read more »

AAUW Top Policy Adviser Available for Comment on GAO Wage Gap Report

PRESS RELEASE: AAUW’s top public policy adviser, Lisa Maatz, is available to comment on the Government Accountability Office’s new report, New Evidence on the Gender Pay Gap for Women and Mothers in Management, as well as other matters related to pay equity. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   September 28, 2010

AAUW Top Policy Adviser Available for Comment on Paycheck Fairness Act

PRESS RELEASE: AAUW’s top public policy adviser Lisa Maatz is available to comment on the Paycheck Fairness Act, an important piece of legislation that is likely to be voted on by the Senate as early as next week. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   September 17, 2010

AAUW Top Policy Adviser Available for Reaction to New Gender Pay Gap Numbers

PRESS RELEASE: AAUW’s top public policy adviser, Lisa Maatz, is available for comment on the new Census figures, which will be released tomorrow, that show a narrowing gender wage gap. Read more »

AAUW Supports Recommendations from White House Middle-Class Task Force

PRESS RELEASE: AAUW strongly supports the recommendations unveiled today by the Vice President’s White House Middle-Class Task Force and the White House Council on Women and Girls. Read more »

Article   |   Economic Justice   |   July 20, 2010