by Bryce Covert Posted on January 29, 2014 Updated: January 29, 2014
Sen. Rand Paul discussed the possibility of capping public assistance for women who have children out of wedlock.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 9, 2014
Sen. Marco Rubio claims marriage is the best tool for fighting poverty. Here's what the research says.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 27, 2013 Updated: November 27, 2013
Mothers see a wage penalty compared to childless workers while fathers actually see a benefit.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on November 5, 2013
Women put in more hours at paid and unpaid tasks and are more likely to run out of time for rest or leisure.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 1, 2013
A new survey shows men and women value work-family balance equally, but one gender is struggling more to achieve it.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 24, 2013
A new survey shows increasing gender equality in cooking and shopping, even while other tasks remain unevenly divided.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 10, 2013
Fathers do more paid work, but mothers do far more work in the house and report being much more tied.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 4, 2013
Reports have emerged that the woman who was killed in a car chase near the U.S. Capitol this week was suffering from post-partum depression. She's hardly alone.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 30, 2013 Updated: July 30, 2013
Diapers make up a huge expense yet few programs aid low-income women in purchasing them.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on July 9, 2013 Updated: July 9, 2013