Report: Gender, Racial Representation Up On State Panels

Women, African Americans and Hispanic people were better represented on appointed state boards and commissions in 2011 than in the past, but not all those groups have reached the same levels as exist in the state population, a new report shows.

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    10/8/2014 - 6:59 am | View Link
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    06/11/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • The Publication That Comes Closest to Gender Parity Among Writers Is the One That Often Doesn’t Pay
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    04/3/2014 - 5:06 pm | View Link
  • ACLU, Manchester Police Chief Disagree On Racial Profiling Report
    Montminy was referring to the last statewide analysis of police departments' racial profiling reports. For nearly a decade, state ... released Manchester report broke down 5,307 motor vehicle stops in 2012, comparing the race, ethnicity and gender of ...
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  • Global Gender Gap Report
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    11/27/2014 - 8:24 pm | View Website
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    A step forward for equality. Financial Reporting Council adds race to UK Corporate Governance Code and references the importance of diversity at board level as a ...
    11/27/2014 - 1:28 pm | View Website
  • 2013-14 Enrollment by Race/Gender Statewide Report
    This report includes the percentage of enrollment by race/gender for all students public schools and charter schools in the state. The information is as of October ...
    11/27/2014 - 12:24 pm | View Website
  • Disparaties in STEM Employment by Sex, Race, and Hispanic ...
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    11/27/2014 - 11:27 am | View Website
  • Human Rights Report
    Note: If information about a country or other area is missing from the custom report, click Countries/Regions above to see its full report. Next Step >>
    11/26/2014 - 10:52 am | View Website
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