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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama delivered his weekly address. He greeted the millions of Americans who would celebrate Easter the coming Sunday and recounted the Passover Seder he hosted at the White…

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    Immigration System and the Hispanic Community

    Legal advocates talked about the impact of the U.S. immigration system on the Hispanic community. Topics included the status of immigration reform legislation; the effects of…

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    Pew Report on Stay-at-Home Moms

    D’Vera Cohn talked about the Pew Research Center report that found that after years of decline, mothers who do not work outside the home rose to 29 percent in 2012. She described the…

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    White House Easter Prayer Breakfast

    President Obama hosted an Easter prayer breakfast in the White House East Room. He talked about the previous day’s mass shootings at two Jewish facilities in Overland Park, Kansas,…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama delivered his weekly address. He talked about the steps his administration had taken to help ensure that equal pay was received for equal work to expand opportunity and…

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    Economics of Pay Equality

    Ariane Hegewisch and Peter Morici talked about the economic arguments both for and against pay equailty.

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    Gender Pay Gap

    Jocelyn Frye talked about the Obama administration’s efforts to narrow the gender pay gap. She also spoke about the debate over the size of the gap, and its potential…

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    50th Anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act

    Professor Maurice Jackson talked about the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, which was signed into law by President Johnson in 1964. Topics included the political climate at the…

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    George W. Bush at Civil Rights Summit

    Former President George W. Bush gave the closing remarks at a three-day Civil Rights Summit hosted by the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. 2014 marked the 50th…

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    President Obama at Civil Rights Summit

    President Barack Obama gave the keynote address at a three-day Civil Rights Summit hosted by the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. 2014 marked the 50th anniversary…

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    Utah Same-Sex Marriage Ban Oral Argument

    A three-judge panel at the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals Court in Denver heard oral argument in Kitchen v. Herbert, a case challenging the constitutionality of Utah’s same-sex…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for women viewers to respond to the question, “Is pay equality an issue for you?” The previous day President Obama marked Equal Pay Day at the White…

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    Bill Clinton at Civil Rights Summit

    Former President Bill Clinton gave the closing address on the second day of a three-day a Civil Rights Summit hosted by the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin,…

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    Democratic Women Senators on Pay Equity

    Senate Democrats, mainly women, spoke on the Senate floor about the pay equity bill.

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    Republican Senators on Compensatory Time

    Republicans Senators called on the Senate to take up an amendment allowing non-exempt workers to take compensatory time instead of overtime pay for working overtime. They argued this…

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    Fair Equity Order-Signing Ceremony

    President Obama marked Equal Pay Day at the White House by signing an executive order seeking to strengthen enforcement of equal pay laws for women. Before signing, he told the…

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    Same-Sex Marriage and Civil Rights

    Attorneys David Boies and Ted Olson talked about same-sex marriage and civil rights. They compared the civil rights movement of the 1960's with the current gay rights movement and…

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    Immigration Policy and Civil Rights

    Panelists talked about the issue of immigration as it relates to civil rights, border security, politics, and the economy. They also discussed immigration legislation in Congress and…

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    Jimmy Carter at Civil Rights Summit

    Former President Jimmy Carter gave the closing address on the first day of a three-day a Civil Rights Summit hosted by the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas. 2014…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Jay Carney answered questions from reporters at the daily White House briefing. He disputed a report saying women at the White House get paid less than their male counterparts, stating…

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