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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ASK NEWS:
  • Crowley butts heads over FDNY women - Queens Chronicle
    ... lack of female representation in the department. The state ... It requires the FDNY to track and publicly report its racial and gender makeup ...
    12/18/2014 - 11:21 am | View Link
  • DeCock: Mood generally good for Triangle teams heading into big ... - Charlotte Observer
    ... the floor were N.C. State's ... team perhaps a representation ... No racial, gender or sexual-orientation name-calling. ... Report them ...
    12/17/2014 - 2:54 pm | View Link
  • Bolivia: Letter to President Evo Morales on Human Rights Legislation - Human Rights Watch
    ... for a gender balance and the adequate representation of ... on Elimination of Racial ... these situations, the State may ... for Human ...
    12/15/2014 - 2:26 pm | View Link
  • Study Shows Dark-Skinned Black Girls Are 3 Times More Likely To Be ... - Wilmington Journal
    In report cards, her ... an agreement with the state to ... faced was an example of racial ... call me for representation in ... There are ...
    12/12/2014 - 2:07 pm | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Crowley butts heads over FDNY women
    State Sen. Diane Savino (D-Staten Island) last week dismissed Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley’s (D-Glendale) assertion about gender discrimination in hiring at the Fire Department, instead arguing that
    12/18/2014 - 3:03 pm | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Men hold 71 percent of elected offices, says new report that finds gender, racial disparities
    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
  • Apple's First Diversity Report Just Isn't Good Enough, And Tim Cook Knows It
    It’s the same state of affairs that’s been ... You have to hand it to eBay on gender grounds, however — while there’s not an equivalence between their male and female representation, they come closer to narrowing that gap than Apple, Facebook ...
    08/12/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Women, Minorities— And Lawyers—Scarce on Corporate Boards
    Representation of women and racial and ethnic minorities ... 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 ...
    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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BING SEARCH:
  • Bibliography on Race, Gender, and Affirmative Action
    Race, Gender, and Affirmative Action Resource Page for Teaching and Study Updated July 2008. Introduction This is an annotated bibliography of resources on race ...
    12/18/2014 - 3:55 pm | View Website
  • Missing Children in National News Coverage: Racial and ...
    Missing Children in National News Coverage: Racial and Gender Representations of Missing Children Cases
    12/18/2014 - 2:51 pm | View Website
  • RACE/ETHNICITY AND GENDER EFFECTS ON JUVENILE JUSTICE ...
    Executive Summary Race/Ethnicity and Gender Effects on Juvenile Justice System Processing Background: Disproportionate minority representation in the juvenile justice ...
    12/17/2014 - 10:13 am | 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 ...
    12/17/2014 - 1:16 am | View Website
  • The 2011 Racial and Gender Report Card: Major League Baseball
    5 | p a g e m lb r g r c c o n t i n u e d … rihard e. laphik, dire tor • keith harrison, assoiate dire tor • fitz hill, visiting sholar
    12/16/2014 - 9:20 pm | View Website
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