Lilly Ledbetter Quote: “The first bill that President Obama…”

The first bill that President Obama signed into law was the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. I think it says something about his priorities that the first bill he put his name on has my name on it too. As he said that day with me by his side, ‘Making our economy work means making sure it works for everyone.’

Lilly Ledbetter


Bio & Categories

Links

Tags & Keywords

Name: Lilly Ledbetter
Profession: Activist
Nationality: American
Born: 1938
On Amazon:
Lilly Ledbetter
, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Quotes by Other Activists

Malcolm X Rosa Parks Susan B. Anthony Noam Chomsky Harriet Tubman Gloria Steinem Cesar Chavez Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Related Quotes

Michael Moore Quote: “People of my age who w... People of my age who went to college, go into college, you know what it cost back then? Nothing or next to nothing. At the most, you had to work at Da...
Simone Weil Quote: “We are like horses who h... We are like horses who hurt themselves as soon as they pull on their bits - and we bow our heads. We even lose consciousness of the situation, we just...
James Larkin Quote: “We make mistakes, we ha... We make mistakes, we have our faults, and God knows some of us have more than our share, but when danger threatens and duty calls, we go smiling to ou...
Edwin Markham Quote: “To throw oneself to th... To throw oneself to the side of the oppressed is the only dignified thing to do in life.