Moving Forward! 2023 Equity Champions
On Monday Dec. 11 at 1:00 p.m. PT / 4:00 p.m. ET Equal Rights Advocates (via our project Equal Pay Today) will join PowHer New York in celebrating equal pay progress made over the past year, with a focus on the care economy and workplace equity. Deborah J. Vagins, ERA’s National Campaign Director and Director of Equal Pay Today, will be presenting awards to two legislative champions who worked on New York’s transparency bill. Other speakers will also highlight recent positive changes advocates have achieved together in New York’s gender and racial equity movement.
- Empire State Campaign for Child Care for increasing funding, access and affordability of child care.
- Senator Jessica Ramos and Assembly member Latoya Joyner for advancing and defending the NYS Salary Transparency Law and pay equity.
- SAG-AFTRA for its central role in protecting union workers’ rights.