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Posted byon April 17, 2012 at 1:18 PM EDT
The Administration announces the winners of the Equal Pay App Challenge, which invited software developers to use publicly available labor data to create applications to build tools to promote equal pay
Posted byon April 17, 2012 at 12:25 PM EDT
According to the latest U.S. Census statistics, on average, full-time working women earned 77 cents to every dollar earned by men, which means less for families’ everyday needs, less for investments in our children’s futures, and, when added up over a lifetime of work, substantially less for retirement
Posted byon April 13, 2012 at 3:34 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama made the announcement at an event on the Joining Forces anniversary tour
Posted byon April 13, 2012 at 9:00 AM EDT
While the previous Administration’s policies were tilted towards the wealthiest Americans, President Obama has been focused on the middle class and those working to get into the middle class
Posted byon April 6, 2012 at 5:37 PM EDT
Read Valerie Jarrett's remarks at the White House Forum on Women and the Economy.
Posted byon April 5, 2012 at 12:28 PM EDT
Rebecca Chin holds firm to her roots as a Philadelphia Sun. She believes in the organization's unique ability to use basketball as a positive guiding force for the lives of inner-city AAPI youth.
Posted byon April 5, 2012 at 12:11 PM EDT
Terisa Tinei Siagatonu, passionate writer and committed activist, uses her voice and the manifestation of her beliefs through spoken word to touch the lives of other Pacific Islander and minority youth, to show them the power of their own voices.
Posted byon April 4, 2012 at 7:17 PM EDT
The White House Council on Women and Girls is hosting a Forum on Women and the Economy. You're invited to watch live and participate online.
Posted byon April 4, 2012 at 4:41 PM EDT
Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar on the important role the National Park Service plays in expanding our understanding and preservation of historic and scenic sites that tell the story of women in America
Posted byon April 4, 2012 at 11:41 AM EDT
Hopeful for the future of all young people, Fernanda Ocana is particuarly invested in preparing young girls for happy, successful and healthful lives.