March 15 is Equal Pay Day, and Other Public Policy News

There’s a lot happening this month! Please read on to find out what’s up,
and to take action (and check back later for more event listings!) —
March is Women’s History Month

3/8: International Women’s Day

3/14 to 3/25:
The 66th session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) will take
place. Learn about and register to attend the CSW Virtual Forum (which starts on 3/13) here:
Tuesday, March 15 is Equal Pay Day in New York State.
Here are some of the events planned for 3/15:
9:30 AM
Virtual Legislative Briefing on the NYS Salary Range Bill,
with NYS Senator Bill Ramos and NYS Assemblywoman Latoya Joyner.
To hear about this transformative law, register here:

1 PM
New York Virtual Rally & Twitter Hour (#EqualPayNY)
Join together online with activists and friends for the PowHerNY Statewide Rally for Women’s
Equal Pay Day. This 16th annual virtual rally will feature elected officials, advocates, and individuals from across New York State.
Register here:

2 PM
National Twitter Hour (#EqualPayDay)

See PowHer New York’s website (
for more information.
— Susan Holland,