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Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., waits for her colleagues to arrive before an April 2 news conference on the Senate steps of the Capitol to support equal pay for women and an increase in the minimum wage. Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Today in the...
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and his Democratic allies in Congress are making a concerted election-year push to draw attention to women’s wages, linking Obama executive actions with pending Senate legislation aimed at closing a...
Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images Ballot boxes are carried via pedicabs Tuesday in the city of Yogyakarta, Indonesia in preparation of Indonesia’s April 9 legislative elections. Political parties hoping to put forth a standalone candidate...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Hopes of finding that missing Malaysian airliner were cautiously on the rise today. That followed a flurry of reports that searchers may have picked up signals from the plane’s black boxes. Lucy...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSIMF chief Christine Lagarde on removing hurdles from a strong global economy What’s behind Russia’s spending promises for Crimea Is history repeating itself in Crimea? JUDY WOODRUFF: Ukraine is back in...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSIMF chief Christine Lagarde on removing hurdles from a strong global economy What’s behind Russia’s spending promises for Crimea Is history repeating itself in Crimea? JUDY WOODRUFF: David Herszenhorn is...