Valerie Jarrett Confronted on the White House’s Own Unequal Pay for Women
Republican businesswoman Carly Fiorina confronted top White House adviser Valerie Jarrett Wednesday over the White House’s own unequal pay for women.
Despite President Barack Obama’s consistent refrain of “equal pay for equal work,” the White House has itself come under fire for paying women less than their male colleagues. A July analysis from the Washington Post found that the average male White House employee earns about $88,600, while the average female employee earns about $78,400.
“I think, certainly, every woman on this panel and every woman across the nation agrees...