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Archive: April 12, 2016

Today is Equal Pay Day, highlighting the fact that California women make 84 cents to a man's dollar, and the wage gap is even larger for women of color. (sri-graphics/iStockphoto)

SAN FRANCISCO - It's Equal Pay Day, April 12, which means women have to work about 16 months to earn the same amount of money that men make in 12 months. A new report from the Congressional Joint Economic Committee, women in California make almost 16 percent less than men - which is better than t ...Read More

April 12 is Equal Pay Day, highlighting the pay gap between men and women which, in Idaho, is substantial. (calgrin/morguefile)

BOISE, Idaho - Today is Equal Pay Day, which marks the number of additional days the average American woman would have to work just to earn the same amount her male counterpart made in 2015. In terms of equal pay, a new study from the Joint Economic Committee of the U.S. Congress ranks Idaho fifth ...Read More

Women make almost 15 percent less than men in Nevada, which is better than the national gender pay gap of 21 percent. (IS_imagestore/morguefile)

LAS VEGAS - Equal Pay Day is today, April 12, this year - so, it now takes women almost 16-and-a-half months to earn what men make in a year. A new study from Congress' Joint Economic Committee says in Nevada, men make almost 15 percent more than women, which is actually better than the national p ...Read More

On average, women in New York are paid $6,799 a year less than men. (startupstockphotos.com)

NEW YORK - The gender wage gap is costing women in New York almost $20 billion a year, according to a study released today for Equal Pay Day. Nationally, it said, women earn 79 cents for every dollar paid to men, and would have to work more than three months extra to earn the same amount men were p ...Read More

On average, women in Connecticut are paid $10,679 a year less than men. (Cade Martin, Dawn Arlotta/public-domain-image.com)<br />

HARTFORD, Conn. - The gender wage gap is costing women in Connecticut more than $5.5 billion a year, that's one finding of a study released today. April 12 is Equal Pay Day. Nationally, women earn 79 cents for every dollar paid to men, and would have to work more than three months extra to earn th ...Read More

Drinking water for more than 82,000 Texans contains arsenic levels that exceed safe limits, and environmental groups say state officials arenít doing enough to warn consumers. (AbelMitjaValeva/iStockphoto)<br /><br />

AUSTIN, Texas - Environmental groups want the federal government to tell Texas officials to do a better job of warning thousands of people their water is poisoned with arsenic. The Environmental Integrity Project issued a study in March showing since 2006, some 65 Texas community water systems ha ...Read More

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