Trump Kills Obama's Equal Pay Reporting Law


Trump doesn’t want businesses to have to report how much they screw over women and minorities. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, discuss. 

"The White House says it will halt a rule that would make businesses report how much they pay workers of different genders and races.

The announcement takes aim at a major plank of President Barack Obama's equal pay legacy. His administration expanded the scope of the equal employment opportunity survey to include the requirements through an executive action last year.

The hope was that the change would help illuminate systemic wage discrimination against women and minorities, a problem that persists in part because of limited available data.

But businesses immediately complained of the administrative strain the regulation would put on their operations and questioned whether the information would be useful or securely handled.”*

Read more here: http://mashable.com/2017/08/29/obama-era-gender-gap-rule-stayed/#Lr3n_AdBDmqF