Income Inequality Leads Local Women To Take A Stand

LANSING, MI (WLNS) – According to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 78 cents on average is how much of every dollar a man makes, a woman actually gets.

Today a group of Michigan lawmakers want to change that by introducing a package of bills to address the income inequality.

They say here in Michigan, women make even less at 77 cents to every dollar and they want to bring pay equality to the Great Lakes state.

The group comprised of all woman plan to discuss the legislation this afternoon.

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