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4-in-10 governor appointments are women

December 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

Gov. Jack Dalrymple prompted cries of sexism when he named just one woman to a new 14-member task force on property tax reform this month.
But a review of Dalrymple’s full track record of appointments to North Dakota’s various commissions and co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

4-in-10 governor appointments are women

December 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

Gov. Jack Dalrymple prompted cries of sexism when he named just one woman to a new 14-member task force on property tax reform this month.
But a review of Dalrymple’s full track record of appointments to North Dakota’s various commissions and co…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘It can happen to anybody’: Homelessness especially dangerous for women

November 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Tami Lincoln grew up in an upper-middle-class family, has a college degree and worked as a paramedic for 21 years.
Now she’s homeless.
The 49-year-old was married and lived in a nice lake home, she said. But a string of events…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Press Expo: A fun-based event

September 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

A day of food, fashion and fun is in store for everyone who attends The Dickinson Press Expo 2013. Continue Reading

North Shore Mining presentation features women in mining

August 29, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Mining isn’t just a man’s world! North Shore Mining is offering Silver Bay students an opportunity to learn about the company and careers within. Employees will give a presentation at William Kelley High School about the workplace, specifically about women workers. Continue Reading

The B-word: Some women are trying to reclaim it for empowerment

May 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO “You say I’m a bitch like it’s a bad thing.” Well, most people still think it’s a bad thing. Continue Reading

Number of women-owned businesses grows

April 30, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Businesswomen are making up for lost time. The 2013 State of Women-Owned Business Report shows a national increase of 59 percent between 1997 and 2013. Had women been given the right to vote and own property at the same time as men, it might not warrant notice. Continue Reading

Fetal heart monitoring a decades-old practice

April 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO It might seem startling to learn that doctors can detect a fetal heartbeat as early as six weeks or slightly less. Continue Reading

Men vs. Women: The Wage Gap: ND has 1 of the nation’s largest pay divisions

April 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Equal Pay Day, which was celebrated Tuesday, has come and gone, and American women are no closer to having the same paycheck as men. But some say women have themselves to blame. Continue Reading

LETTER: VAWA about politics, not protecting women

March 9, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Make no mistake, decent people are outraged at the abuse of women, but VAWA is more about building feminist power structures than about protecting vulnerable women.
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