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Gender Wage Gap Today Smallest in History

Gender Wage Gap Today Smallest in History

The Census Bureau recently announced that the gap in earnings between men and women was the narrowest on record last year, with the median female full-time worker making 80 cents to her male counterpart. While this is not a statistically significant change from the year before, it shows a gradual increase that inspires hope. 

Article source: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2016/09/13/gender-wage-gap-narrows-to-smallest-on-record/?mod=e2fb

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