Gov. Cuomo signs equal pay law

AmNews Staff Reports | 7/10/2019, 4:52 p.m.
As New York City celebrates the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team’s ticker-tape parade, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an ...
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As New York City celebrates the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team’s ticker-tape parade, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an equal pay bill into law.

“If you don’t pay women what you pay men, then you have no business in the state of New York,” he said.

The law eliminates a “loophole” allowing gender discrimination in pay for the same jobs.

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