Washington, DC - January 29, 2009 -- United States President Barack Obama signs the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Thursday, January 29, 2009.  The act "makes it easier for women and others to sue for pay discrimination, even if the discrimination has prevailed for decades".  Visible from left to right: Vice President Joseph Biden; Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United States Senator Patty Murray (Democrat of Washington); United States House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (Democrat of Maryland); United States Senator Barbara Mikulski (Democrat of Maryland); President Obama; Lilly Ledbetter; Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (Democrat of the District of Columbia); and United States Senator Harry Reid (Democrat of Nevada)..Credit: Ron Sachs - CNP
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Washington, DC - January 29, 2009 -- United States President Barack Obama signs the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Thursday, January 29, 2009. The act "makes it easier for women and others to sue for pay discrimination, even if the discrimination has prevailed for decades". Visible from left to right: Vice President Joseph Biden; Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United States Senator Patty Murray (Democrat of Washington); United States House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (Democrat of Maryland); United States Senator Barbara Mikulski (Democrat of Maryland); President Obama; Lilly Ledbetter; Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (Democrat of the District of Columbia); and United States Senator Harry Reid (Democrat of Nevada)..Credit: Ron Sachs - CNP

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Date: 29 Jan 2009
Location: Washington District of Columbia United States of America
Credit: Ron Sachs - CNP
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