gender equity Dems Push Rauner On Gender Wage Bill By Brian Mackey • Aug 10, 2018 Illinois Democrats are trying to put Gov. Bruce Rauner on the spot over equal pay for women. They’re pushing him to sign legislation that would prohibit employers from asking job applicants about salary history. Gender Equality Elusive in the Media By Rich Egger • Jun 30, 2015 The Women's Media Center issued a report, The Status of Women in the U.S. Media 2015. As Time Magazine noted, it paints a pretty bleak picture. Time's article is headlined, Eight Sad Truths About Women in Media.