WASHINGTON, DC - April 23: Presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., with Lilly Ledbetter after the Senate failed to invoke cloture on a motion to proceed, 56-42, on a bill carrying Ledbetter's name. In background is Wade Henderson, president and CEO of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights. The bill, the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, would make it easier for women to sue their employers for pay discrimination. The root of the bill is last May's Supreme Court decision in Ledbetter...
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