Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Survives Recall

Scott Walker has won a recall race as Governor of Wisconsin. Walker provoked the ire of Democrats when he initiated legislation to strip unionized state workers of collective bargaining rights.

GOP Senators Block Equal Pay For Women

Senate Republicans voted to escalate the GOP “war against women” by voting against a proposed bill to close loopholes in the existing 1963 Equal Pay Act. Women currently make only 77% of what male counterparts are paid.