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Women paid 77 cents for every dollar a man gets: study

Although women are increasingly responsible for the economic security of their families, they still earn significantly less than men, according to reports released on Tuesday, Equal Pay Day. An annual report by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) found that full-time working women are paid only 77 cents for…

Women’s advocacy group calls race-based abortion bill ‘a disgrace’

The National Partnership for Women & Families on Thursday condemned the House Judiciary Committee after it passed a bill to ban sex-based or race-based abortions. Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) introduced the Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination (PRENDA) Act to the U.S. House in December. The legislation could…