Yesterday, while the U.S. House of Representatives was debating the Paycheck Fairness Act, a bill to help end wage discrimination, Rep. Virginia Fox (R-VA) and House Republican leadership forced a vote on an amendment that would have capped attorney fees under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

After a short debate, during which Rep. Susan Wild (D-PA) fiercely defended trial lawyers, the House resoundingly voted down the amendment 236-191.  We encourage you to watch and share this video of Rep. Wild defending trial lawyers.

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