Women are almost half of the workforce.
Women are the sole or co-breadwinner in half of American families with children.
Women receive more college and graduate degrees than men.
Yet, on average, women continue to earn considerably less than men. According to the institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR), in 2015, female full-time, year-round workers made only 80 cents for every dollar earned by men, a gender wage gap of 20 percent. (more…)