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Posted byon March 29, 2014 at 5:00 AM EST
In this week’s address, Vice President Biden discusses the importance of raising the federal minimum wage. It’s good for workers, it’s good for business, and it would help close the gender pay gap, as women make up more than half of the workers who stand to benefit from a raise.
Posted byon March 28, 2014 at 2:05 PM EST
Women play an indispensable role in defending America’s national security interests at home and abroad.
Posted byon March 28, 2014 at 1:23 PM EST
In United States v. Castleman, the Court recognized that domestic violence is a unique kind of crime that doesn’t always fit everyone’s idea of what’s “violent.”
Posted byon March 28, 2014 at 9:50 AM EST
During Women’s History Month and every day, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) upholds the commitment to the rights, security and dignity of women and girls in everything we do.
Posted byon March 27, 2014 at 7:03 AM EST
Under the Obama administration, the SBA has taken a number of steps to fully utilize the federal government’s resources in providing better access and opportunity to startup and growth funding for women.
Posted byon March 26, 2014 at 8:50 AM EST
Each year, the President designates March as National Women’s History Month as one way that Americans in schools, workplaces and local communities can take the time to reflect on the accomplishments and legacies of women who have shaped our great country’s history.
Posted byon March 26, 2014 at 7:35 AM EST
The Environmental Protection Agency is working hard to advance the public health of women both in the United States and around the globe.
Posted byon March 26, 2014 at 7:18 AM EST
As a department that develops and relies on the best scientific knowledge available, Interior is uniquely devoted to supporting women and girls interested in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).
Posted byon March 25, 2014 at 7:07 AM EST
Placing women at the center of our foreign policy isn’t just the right thing to do. It’s also a strategic necessity: societies where women are safe and empowered to realize their full potential are more stable, prosperous and secure. The State Department is doing its part. Just look at the progress we’ve made this past year.
Posted byon March 24, 2014 at 8:50 AM EST
As we celebrate Women’s History Month, we have an opportunity to reflect on the progress that’s been made both inside and outside the walls of Treasury, and look for ways we can do more to promote gender equality, expand opportunity and empower women across the economy.