“Presidential Report Card: How Much Has Obama Really Done For Women?” @huffingtonpost #hwhtw

August 31, 2011 at 4:59 pm Leave a comment

This new article from Allison Gaudet Yarrow in the HuffPost article evaluates “just how friendly to women has our 44th president been?” in the areas of wage equity, women in office, and reproductive rights.  A key excerpt:

“In March, the White House released the first report in more than 50 years that looks honestly at how women fare in America today. In “Women in America: Indicators of Social and Economic Well-Being,” there are heartening findings: Women earn a larger share of family income, are more educated than once before and live longer than men. But the report also acknowledged the challenges that persist in pay, health and power.”

Read the full article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/allison-gaudet-yarrow/obama-women-equality_b_939560.html

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