"Renaissance Thinking About the Issues of Our Day"
Marge Baker, People For the American Way (PFAW) joins Thom Hartmann. Today is Equal Pay Day 2012 - and according to a new Center for American Progress study - women make just 77 cents for every dollar that men earn. In fact - over the course of a woman's career - she makes an average of $430000 dollars less than a male counterpart. This staggering amount of money could be used to feed a family of four for 37 years or even pay for seven four-year degrees at a public university. And - if Mitt Romney is elected President in November - the situation won't be getting any better