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Behind the Scenes: Hillary Clinton

MAKERS celebrates the life of Hillary Clinton in photos. Read More »

President Obama Plans Two Executive Orders to Boost Equal Pay for Women

For Equal Pay Day, the day on the year’s calendar that marks the approximate extra time the average American woman would need to earn as much as the average man did in the prior year, President Obama plans to bypass the "do-nothing" Congress to promote equal pay with two new executive actions. Read More »

House Passes a Renewed & Expanded Violence Against Women Act

In 1994, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) was signed into federal law by President Bill Clinton. It was a landmark bill that MAKER Esta Soler heavily influenced: Read More »

New MAKER: Madeleine Albright

Madeleine Albright was sitting in her bathrobe the day she got the call from President Clinton, asking her to be his Secretary of State. Read More »