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The Tent: Taifa Smith Butler on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

The Tent: Taifa Smith Butler on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

Demos President Taifa Smith Butler joins Colin to discuss Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, the Biden administration's economic agenda, and extremist attacks on education.

Part of a Series

Demos President Taifa Smith Butler joins the podcast to discuss the significance of Black Women’s Equal Pay Day; how President Joe Biden’s economic agenda is helping to address long-standing inequities; and how extremist attacks on education set the country back. Colin and Erin also talk about Bidenomics and what “Barbie” can teach us about the gender wage gap with the Center for American Progress Action Fund’s Rose Khattar.

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Daniella Gibbs Léger

Executive Vice President, Communications and Strategy


Colin Seeberger

Senior Adviser, Communications

Erin Phillips

Broadcast Media Manager

Kelly McCoy

Senior Director of Broadcast Communications

Sam Signorelli

Policy and Outreach Associate, Government Affairs

Rose Khattar

Former Director of Economic Analysis, Inclusive Economy



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Politics. Policy. Progress. All under one big tent. Produced by CAP Action, “The Tent” is a news and politics podcast hosted by Daniella Gibbs Léger and co-hosted by Colin Seeberger. Listen each Thursday for episodes exploring topics that progressives are focused on.


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