Editorial: Pay equity bill sets standard other states should follow

Lawmakers set aside their ideologies

Oregon is setting a national example for ensuring employees are paid equally for performing equal work.

In doing so, Oregon also has shown how Democrats and Republicans can work together. And it happened because of the Legislature’s struggles on an unrelated issue — curbing the soaring costs of the Public Employees Retirement System.

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