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Rosen Urges Vote on Paycheck Fairness Act on Equal Pay Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released a statement to commemorate Equal Pay Day, a day that symbolizes the date when women’s wages finally catch up to what men were paid in the previous year. In 2019, women worked all of 2018 and through April 2, 2019 to reach equal pay for equal work. Senator Rosen is a co-sponsor of the Paycheck Fairness Act. Last week, the House passed the Paycheck Fairness Act by a vote of 242-187. 

“Like the vast majority of women today, I...

Rosen Speaks at Nevada Urban Chamber Women in Politics and Business Awards

LAS VEGAS, NV – U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship, spoke at the Urban Chamber of Commerce Women in Politics and Business Awards Luncheon.

“Our state’s small business community plays a vital role in supporting Nevada’s economy,” said Senator Rosen. “The innovative, trailblazing women who I had the pleasure of recognizing at today’s luncheon are making waves in politics and business and are stepping up to lead in more ways...

Rosen Statement on International Women’s Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement commemorating International Women’s Day.

“As we mark International Women’s Day, let’s celebrate the cultural, economic, political, and scientific achievements of women. Every single day, women across the globe continue to make immeasurable contributions to all facets our society,” said Senator Rosen. “We must come together and recognize the struggle that women have faced throughout history, and commit...

Rosen Statement on Women’s History Month

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) released the following statement commemorating the start of Women’s History Month.

“Each day, women in America and across the globe make countless contributions to all facets of our society including the arts, athletics, business, entertainment, math, military service, politics, science, and technology. As we spend this month celebrating the many accomplishments that women have made, let us remember the struggle we have faced to get where...

Rosen, Cortez Masto Send Letter to DOE Secretary Demanding Answers into Sexual Assault Allegations at NNSA Site

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) sent a letter to Department of Energy Secretary Rick Perry, urging the Department to launch an investigation into the alleged sexual assault, harassment, and retaliation that took place before, during, and after November 2017 at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS), according to a January 25th article in the New York Times. According to the article, a guard at the site, named Jennifer Glover, was...

Rosen Pide Igualdad de Salarios de Género, Copatrocina la Ley de Justicia en el Cheque

El anuncio de Rosen llega en el 10º aniversario de la Ley de Lilly Ledbetter para los Salarios Justos

WASHINGTON, DC - Hoy, la Senadora Jacky Rosen (D-NV) anunció su copatrocinio de la Ley de Justicia en el Cheque, una legislación que fortalecerá y cerrará las lagunas en la Ley de Igualdad Salarial de 1963. La Ley de Justicia en el Cheque hará responsables a los empleadores por prácticas discriminatorias, pondrá fin a la práctica del pagos secretos, facilitará la capacidad de los trabajadores...

Rosen Calls for Gender Pay Parity, Co-Sponsors Paycheck Fairness Act

Rosen’s Announcement Comes on the 10 Year Anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) announced her co-sponsorship of the Paycheck Fairness Act, legislation that would strengthen and close loopholes in the Equal Pay Act of 1963. The Paycheck Fairness Act would hold employers accountable for discriminatory practices, ending the practice of pay secrecy, easing workers’ ability to individually or jointly challenge pay discrimination,...