women's equality http://kvpr.org en Report: California Women Faring Worse than Men During Economic Recovery http://kvpr.org/post/report-california-women-faring-worse-men-during-economic-recovery <p></p><p>A new study finds women in California aren’t faring as well as men during the economic recovery.&nbsp; The analysis was done by The California Budget Project and the Women’s Foundation of California.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>It finds employment among the state’s women declined by a little less than one percent over the past two years – while it was increased nearly two percent among men.</p><p>Chris Hoene with the Budget Project says cuts to programs such as CalWorks, the state’s welfare to work program, and cuts to state subsidized child care have largely affected women:</p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 23:59:47 +0000 Joe Moore 12397 at http://kvpr.org Report: California Women Faring Worse than Men During Economic Recovery On Valley Edition: Obesity in the Valley; Women's Equality http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-obesity-valley-womens-equality <p>This week on Valley Edition we talk about the obesity epidemic that plauges so many in the Central Valley. We also learn about a new program designed to prevent obesity, called Healthy Eating Active Living, and talk about the issue of women&#39;s equality.</p> Tue, 23 Aug 2011 23:59:53 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 1207 at http://kvpr.org