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Women's Empowerment

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April 10, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today marks Equal Pay Day, signifying that in order to make as much as the average man in 2017, women worked all of 2017 and through April 10, 2018.  For every dollar a man makes on average in Nevada, a woman makes just 81 cents. This adds up to an annual pay gap of thousands of dollars, and that gap is even wider for women of color, especially among Latinas who make an average of 54 cents for every dollar a white man makes.

March 6, 2018 Press Release

Rosen’s legislation has also been endorsed by the National Organization for Women, Feminist Majority, Public Citizen, The Arc of the United States, Human Rights Campaign

 

March 2, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement commemorating the arrival of Women’s History Month.

February 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) announced the introduction of the Sunlight in Workplace Harassment Act (H.R.

December 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) introduced the bipartisan Military Domestic Violence Reporting Enhancement Act alongside Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-KS). H.R. 4639 would prevent convicted domestic abusers from purchasing firearms by making domestic violence a criminal offense, closing a dangerous loophole in the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ):  

December 1, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) signed onto bipartisan legislation to put an end to the taxpayer-funded settlement process for sexual harassment and assault claims in Congress:

October 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) co-sponsored legislation to protect women’s access to preventative health services and sen

October 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) applauded Senators Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) for introducing the Senate companion of the “Code Like A Girl Act.” Congressman Rosen introduced this bipartisan bill in the House in July, co-led by Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and supported by Space, Science and Tech Committee Ranking Member Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX).