Here's news for you. Iceland just enacted an equal pay law.
Specifically, the Washington Post writes, "companies with more than 24 employees will now need to obtain governmental certification that female employees are paid equally for the same work their male colleagues are performing."
Iceland had a pay gap of only 5.7 percent, compared to the United States' 18, and it's about to get smaller. Way smaller.
Iceland found a simple way to eliminate the gender pay gap. As of Jan. 1, it’s illegal to pay men more than women t… https://t.co/5hzDokYtJk— Ken Rutkowski (@Ken Rutkowski)1514999093.0
Matt Lauer is reportedly giving NBC staff an earful about the production of the "Today" show since being fired… https://t.co/wpkMswrOl6— Intl. Business Times (@Intl. Business Times)1515100201.0
My experience on air as an anchor turned out to be so traumatic that I quit. I was in a depression. This man who I’d held on a pedestal had made me feel like my looks and my body were my true assets. He made it clear that he wasn’t interested in my skills or my talent. It just shattered everything.
https://t.co/nuuSbOL0vV Inside Matt Lauer’s Secret Relationship With a ‘Today’ Production Assistant (EXCLUSIVE)… https://t.co/J3v8QJvoIA— CelebStarzNews (@CelebStarzNews)1513429660.0
so is hoda getting matt lauer's salary or— Johanna Barr (@johannabarr) January 2, 2018
Hoda Kotb Gets Matt Lauer’s Job—But Not His Paycheck https://t.co/N2ZjZ0vsMA https://t.co/UmuNg9rnMr— bani.obkov (@bani.obkov)1515085354.0