S. 875 - Workplace Advancement Act

Labor and employment. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to strengthen equal pay requirements. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Workplace Advancement Act

S. 875 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to strengthen equal pay requirements. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to strengthen equal pay requirements.
Other Titles
  • Workplace Advancement Act
  • Workplace Advancement Act
Sponsor
Deb Fischer
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Labor and employment
  • Employment discrimination and employee rights
  • Labor standards
  • Sex, gender, sexual orientation discrimination
  • Wages and earnings
  • Women's employment
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Major Actions
Introduced3/26/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/26/2015
3/26/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
3/26/2015Introduced in Senate
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Contributions

  1. November - December 2010 For $0 Against $-2,655
  2. January - February 2011 For $0 Against $173,100
  3. March - April 2011 For $0 Against $259,650
  4. May - June 2011 For $0 Against $448,350
  5. July - August 2011 For $0 Against $169,642
  6. September - October 2011 For $0 Against $558,324
  7. November - December 2011 For $0 Against $656,841
  8. January - February 2012 For $0 Against $417,535
  9. March - April 2012 For $0 Against $657,963
  10. May - June 2012 For $0 Against $826,502
  11. July - August 2012 For $0 Against $816,965
  12. September - October 2012 For $0 Against $1,526,607
  13. November - December 2012 For $0 Against $116,919
  14. January - February 2013 For $0 Against $35,950
  15. March - April 2013 For $0 Against $100,400
  16. May - June 2013 For $0 Against $96,299
  17. July - August 2013 For $0 Against $54,583
  18. September - October 2013 For $0 Against $40,625
  19. November - December 2013 For $0 Against $79,250
  20. January - February 2014 For $0 Against $30,573
  21. March - April 2014 For $0 Against $68,373
  22. May - June 2014 For $0 Against $200,594
  23. July - August 2014 For $0 Against $105,752
  24. September - October 2014 For $0 Against $296,634
  25. November - December 2014 For $0 Against $18,130
  26. January - February 2015 For $0 Against $15,145
  27. March - April 2015 For $0 Against $40,160
  28. May - June 2015 For $0 Against $76,142
  29. July - August 2015 For $0 Against $38,591
  30. September - October 2015 For $0 Against $58,988
  31. November - December 2015 For $0 Against $74,632
  32. January - February 2016 For $0 Against $28,766
  33. March - April 2016 For $0 Against $34,059
  34. May - June 2016 For $0 Against $47,865
  35. July - August 2016 For $0 Against $47,488
  36. September - October 2016 For $0 Against $36,193
  37. November - December 2016 For $0 Against $0

Votes

    0 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Workplace Advancement Act

    0 organizations supported this bill

    1 organization opposed this bill

    National Women's Law Center
    NWLC (2015, November 6). Tell the Senate to Reject the Fake Fair Pay Bill. Retrieved November 9, 2015, from NWLC.

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from Women's issues interest groups, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$28,334
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$919,425
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$2,750
    Roy BluntRMO$0$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$3,700
    John BoozmanRAR$0$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$750
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$404,184
    Richard BurrRNC$0$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$87,721
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$42,550
    Ben CardinDMD$0$0
    Tom CarperDDE$0$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$20,050
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$1,000
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
    John CornynRTX$0$0
    Tom CottonRAR$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$0
    Steve DainesRMT$0$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$3,350
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$10,350
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$212,449
    Deb FischerRNE$0$21,250
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
    Al FrankenDMN$0$1,750
    Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$585,592
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$500
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$0$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$174,494
    Dean HellerRNV$0$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$339,772
    John HoevenRND$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
    Tim KaineDVA$0$375,331
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
    Mark KirkRIL$0$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$230,065
    James LankfordROK$0$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$0$8,550
    John McCainRAZ$0$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$1,198,915
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$11,525
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$1,250
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$416,087
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0
    Rand PaulRKY$0$0
    David PerdueRGA$0$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$233,373
    Rob PortmanROH$0$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
    Harry ReidDNV$0$250
    Jim RischRID$0$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
    Marco RubioRFL$0$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$1,000
    Ben SasseRNE$0$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$5,400
    Tim ScottRSC$0$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$794,579
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$329,055
    Dan SullivanRAK$0$0
    Jon TesterDMT$0$186,951
    John ThuneRSD$0$0
    Thom TillisRNC$0$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$0
    Tom UdallDNM$0$0
    David VitterRLA$0$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,598,633
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
    Ron WydenDOR$0$0

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$28,334
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$919,425
    John BarrassoRWY$0$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$2,750
    Roy BluntRMO$0$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$3,700
    John BoozmanRAR$0$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$750
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$404,184
    Richard BurrRNC$0$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$87,721
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$42,550
    Ben CardinDMD$0$0
    Tom CarperDDE$0$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$20,050
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$1,000
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
    John CornynRTX$0$0
    Tom CottonRAR$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0
    Ted CruzRTX$0$0
    Steve DainesRMT$0$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$3,350
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$0$10,350
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$212,449
    Deb FischerRNE$0$21,250
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
    Al FrankenDMN$0$1,750
    Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$585,592
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$500
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$0$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$0$174,494
    Dean HellerRNV$0$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$339,772
    John HoevenRND$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
    Tim KaineDVA$0$375,331
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
    Mark KirkRIL$0$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$230,065
    James LankfordROK$0$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
    Mike LeeRUT$0$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$0$8,550
    John McCainRAZ$0$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$1,198,915
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$11,525
    Chris MurphyDCT$0$1,250
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$416,087
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0
    Rand PaulRKY$0$0
    David PerdueRGA$0$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$0$233,373
    Rob PortmanROH$0$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
    Harry ReidDNV$0$250
    Jim RischRID$0$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
    Marco RubioRFL$0$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$1,000
    Ben SasseRNE$0$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$5,400
    Tim ScottRSC$0$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$794,579
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$329,055
    Dan SullivanRAK$0$0
    Jon TesterDMT$0$186,951
    John ThuneRSD$0$0
    Thom TillisRNC$0$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$0
    Tom UdallDNM$0$0
    David VitterRLA$0$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$1,598,633
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
    Ron WydenDOR$0$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Women's issues$8,250,935
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