Articles Tagged 'women'
Democrats demand corporate wage data to ensure equal pay for women
House Democrats next week will pass legislation that would force companies to report wage data to the government, so officials can see whether men and… READ MORE
Kirsten Gillibrand: Brett Kavanaugh undermines women’s ability ‘to survive’
Progressive female lawmakers said Tuesday Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will overturn a woman’s right to an abortion and endanger women’s access to health care,… READ MORE
Kavanaugh nod touches off Supreme Court confirmation battle; Dems warn of ‘deaths of countless women’
President Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to replace retiring Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy has set the stage for a bruising confirmation battle, as Senate Democrats… READ MORE
Pentagon advocates requiring women to sign up for military draft
The Pentagon says the country should stick with mandatory registration for a military draft, and it advocates a requirement for women to sign up for… READ MORE
Women’s Draft Registry Bill Passes in Senate
I am a firm believer that a woman can do anything a man can do. I have seen dedicated women in difficult jobs, do better… READ MORE
Planned Parenthood videos: Pro-Life activists charged with 15 felonies for secret tapes
Two anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of themselves trying to buy fetal tissue from Planned Parenthood were charged with 15 felonies, California prosecutors announced… READ MORE
Pro-life women to infiltrate anti-Trump Women’s March on Washington
Pro-life women will participate in the Women’s March on Washington later this month, sending the message that the anti-Trump and pro-choice narratives pushed by the… READ MORE
Hillary Clinton’s War on Women: As senator, Clinton paid women 72 cents for each dollar paid to men
Hillary Clinton portrays herself as a champion of women in the workforce, but women working for her in the U.S. Senate were paid 72 cents… READ MORE
RNC targets minorities, women with new ad
The Republican National Committee is out with a new ad designed to appeal to women and minorities.
The ad, released as part of the one-year anniversary of an RNC report that said the party must diversify, features a slew of females and minority voters describing why they’re Republicans.
The six-figure ad buy is running in 14 states with Senate races,… READ MORE
White House proposal seeks to quell objections to birth control coverage
ByÂ Noam N. LeveyÂ /Â Tribune Washington Bureau
The Obama administration moved Friday to further insulate religiously affiliated hospitals and universities from paying for birth control for their female employees if they object to providing the coverage on moral grounds.
The new proposal, which follows a compromise announced by President Barack Obama last month, seeks to quell lingering objections from… READ MORE