February 3, 2009
President Obama Signs Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
First law signed by our new President is workers’ rights bill
What a difference ten days make in the struggle for workers’ rights. Last Thursday, our new President signed his first piece of legislation, the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act.
Joining President Obama at the bill signing ceremony was Mrs. Ledbetter, along with First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, among others.
You can watch video of the signing ceremony on YouTube.