Paycheck Fairness Act May Finally Close Gender Wage Gap  
5/11/2010 9:03:17 PM

St. Petersburg Times -- Women now make up half the U.S. workforce, but they still haven't managed to achieve pay equity. Women must work more than 16 months to earn what men make in 12 months — for the same job. They earn 77 cents for every dollar earned by their male counterparts.