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Across the country, women, girls, and all people who face gender-based discrimination are standing up and speaking out, whether raising their voices in the Me Too movement, calling their elected officials, running for office, or taking to the streets. What they want is to knock down barriers to success and put in place policies that help them achieve their potential throughout their lives – at school, at work, at home, and in their communities.

State Playbook for Gender Equity

State legislators can seize this moment by advancing broad-based agendas that would remedy discrimination, ensure accountability, and provide key supports for women and girls. The State Playbook for Gender Equity includes five legislative agendas, as well as fact sheets detailing the basic elements of the policies that make up the agendas