February 13, 2014 | One of the barriers to equal pay for women is the lack of available information about pay scales.
Articles by Martha Burk
December 4, 2013 | The latest standoff may trigger a new round of cuts to programs low-income Americans depend on most.
October 2, 2013 | From dangerous new rules at slaughterhouses to the rock-bottom wages fast-food workers get paid, there are many reasons to lay off this kind of poultry.
July 31, 2013 | The federal government supports more U.S. low wage jobs than McDonald's and Walmart put together.
May 22, 2013 | The Pentagon has a systemic problem with foxes guarding henhouses when it comes to doing battle with the military's sexual assault problem.
March 27, 2013 | One idea for cutting Social Security that's gaining popularity in Washington would hurt the elderly, especially older women.
January 23, 2013 | French women who take time off to have kids won’t get a big fat zero in their Social Security accounts like most of their sisters in the United States.
December 19, 2012 | Many of the choices that appear likely in the pending budget deal would throw women under the bus.