Op-ed | How Congress, environmental leaders can close the wage gap and win on climate

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The past few weeks in our nation’s capital have been a whirlwind — in a good way.

Historic investments to address critical societal issues, from student loan debt to climate change, will help everyday Americans and show that real progress is possible. Yet, we are falling short in one area essential for our democracy and a winning climate movement: the pay gap.

The numbers are bleak, especially for those working to protect our environment.

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