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What Women Need To Know About Social Security

Almost half of all elderly unmarried females rely on Social Security for 90% or more of their income.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/27/2014

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Mass. Bill Would Ban Prisons From Handcuffing Pregnant Women During Childbirth

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts coalition of women’s groups, doctors and human rights organizations are pushing a bill intended to outlaw the practice of handcuffing women prisoners to hospital beds during childbirth. The bill would […]

12/14/2013

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Women & Money: The Pay Gap

Women need to know what the going salary is for work they do.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/01/2013

(Photo courtesy: U.S. Social Security Administration)

What Women Need To Know About Social Security

Women represent almost 56% percent of all Social Security beneficiaries age 62 and older and approximately 68% of all beneficiaries age 85 and older.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/28/2013

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH ROSA GARO 3-29-13 2

6th Latina Women’s Conference @ the State House

March 23, 2013 A group of women are going to be getting together at the Massachusetts State House on Friday March 29th, for the 6th Annual Latina Women’s Conference, celebrating Women’s International Day! On this edition […]

WBZ-TV–03/22/2013

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Boston’s Best Ways To Celebrate Women’s History Month 2013

This year, for women’s history month, Boston is celebrating women of all shapes, sizes and accomplishments, but particularly the innovative women in history.

03/04/2013

A woman at a shooting range

Gun Permits Surge In Massachusetts

Even before the Connecticut school shooting, more and more people in Massachusetts were looking to get a gun.

12/20/2012

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Liberal Activists Deliver Binders Of Women’s Issues To Romney’s Mass. HQ

A liberal group in Massachusetts is delivering binders full of research on issues that concern women to the campaign headquarters of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

10/20/2012

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Opinion: Crowley’s Obama Favoritism Completely Discredits Her As A Journalist

There were so many blatant signs of Obama-favored bias displayed by CNN political correspondent Candy Crowley that one scarcely knows where to begin. She caused the difference between Romney’s huge win in the first debate and his extremely narrow win in the second.

10/18/2012

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Keller @ Large: Women Voters Misunderstood And Stereotyped

Leave it to women to listen before leaping, and refusing to be led by the nose by those who take them for granted.

10/16/2012

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