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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  • Disparity: County working to address racial juror imbalance
    Jury make-up is important because the recent Race to Equity report found ... to finding a more racial representation of jurors. He says using other lists may just have as many problems. However, he has asked the Director of State Courts Office to use ...
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    05/20/2015 - 12:45 am | View Link
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    The report showed significant racial disparities were found in school districts across the state, beginning as early as elementary ... than twice as often as would be expected based on their representation in the student body population.
    05/5/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Closing state’s gender pay gap could take a half-century, says report
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    03/3/2015 - 2:26 pm | View Link
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    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 ...
    07/3/2015 - 6:06 am | View Website
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