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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    According to their research, 64 percent of all elected offices in the United State are held by white men ... a survey that showed a majority of voters attribute the relatively low representation of women in elected office to limited access to political ...
    10/8/2014 - 6:59 am | View Link
  • 7th Annual PA Gaming Control Board Report on Casino Industry Diversity Provides Employment and Expenditure Information
    Pennsylvania's ten casinos and two resort casinos collectively employed 17,768 persons at the close of the state fiscal year of 2013-2014 89% of casino employees are residents of Pennsylvania 44% of these employees are female while 31% are racial ...
    09/17/2014 - 3:36 am | View Link
  • Women, Minorities— And Lawyers—Scarce on Corporate Boards
    Representation of women and racial and ethnic ... with the North Carolina State Treasurer's Office and several institutional investors, will petition the SEC to revise the diversity disclosure rule's language and specify that gender, race and ethnicity ...
    06/17/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Shift to online testing drives California schools to close tech gap
    It is, in effect, a test of the test, said Hernandez, rather than a true representation ... and state testing experts will scrutinize them to determine “which items functioned well” and which revealed patterns of inherent gender, racial or ethnic ...
    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
    The wide-ranging report covers gender (and to some extent, racial) representation in newspapers, on the radio, in TV news, and in films and television shows. I’ll leave it to others to discuss the findings on Hollywood. As for the state of women in ...
    04/3/2014 - 5:06 pm | View Link
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    Global Gender Gap Report 2013. The Global Gender Gap Report, introduced by the World Economic Forum in 2006, provides a framework for capturing the magnitude and ...
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    Student Life Disability Services collaborates with and empowers students who have disabilities in order to coordinate support services and programs that enable equal ...
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  • Report P-3: Population Projections by Race/Ethnicity ...
    Report P-3 contains detailed population projections by Individual years of Age, Gender, and Race/Ethnicity for California and its Counties.
    10/21/2014 - 10:29 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 ...
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