Oregonians believe in equal pay for equal work. Yet, women in Oregon still earn only 79 cents for every dollar a man makes. You canât ask for equal pay if you donât know youâre being paid less. Itâs time to outlaw retaliation against employees for discussing pay, benefits, and working conditions. The Oregon House has acted. Now, itâs time for the Oregon Senate to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act!