2020 Candidates Pitch How to Close the Gender Pay Gap

From fining companies that don’t close their wage gaps to a dividend to give women (and all Americans) more economic freedom, here is how these 2020 candidates plan to fight for pay equity.

Kamala Harris, Joe Biden, Cory Booker, Andrew Yang, Kirsten Gillibrand, and 5 other 2020 election candidates took to the stage for night 2 of the Democratic debates in Detroit. Night 1, the Dem debates had zero mention of women's rights as it relates to equal pay. But on Dem debate, night 2, Kamala Harris, Joe Biden, Cory Booker, and other 2020 election candidates shared what their plans are for ensuring equal pay for equal work and how to close the wage gap—not just for women, but for all Americans.