President Mauricio Macri addressed a crowd at the Centro Metropolitano de Diseño today and commemorated International Women’s Day. In his speech, he made some big promises to women, including equal pay for equal work.
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“We can’t allow women to earn less than men,” Macri said. “It doesn’t make sense. There is no explanation. Equal pay guaranteed by law must become a reality. This president and his team will make it a reality,” he said.
For context, the wage gap in Buenos Aires is pretty bad. La Nación reported on the stats today for a special International Women’s Day report, and there’s clearly a lot of work to be done.
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