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Lunch Bunch

Each month the members meet for a relaxing opportunity to share a meal and enjoy each other’s company.  The location changes monthly so please contact Gale Rogers at gale.rogers63@gmail.com  for details.

Night Owls Book Club

Each month the Night Owls meet to have a light dinner at a member’s home to explore the elements and aspects of a previously selected book.  Please see the monthly newsletter for details on where the book club will meet.

What’s New!

States Notch Multiple Equal Pay Victories in 2017

Voters are fed up with the persistent gender pay gap, and many state legislators are listening. In 2015 and 2016 dozens of legislatures proposed and enacted bills and laws addressing pay inequality. In 2017 a whopping 42 states, plus Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., offered legislative solutions to the gender pay gap. While not all of these bills passed, this growing activity shows that red, blue, and purple states realize that the pay gap is real and that something needs to be done about it.

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Image link: https://www.aauw.org/files/2017/09/2017-Equal-Pay-Day-on-the-Hill.jpg
Image caption and ALT text: AAUW staff and interns rally on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on Equal Pay Day 2017.