During the first round of lockdowns earlier this year, small businesses could fall back on federal relief. Not this time.
Walmart is raising wages, but that might have less to do with taxes and more to do with the labor market.
Black women get paid 65 cents for every dollar non-Hispanic white men get paid, while Hispanic women earn 59 cents.
It may have been more electioneering that legislating, but a Democratic bill to close the pay gap between men and women fell short in the Senate along clear partisan lines.