Emily's reporting on the economic fragility of our women head of house shook me to the core. Three points stuck with me.
- 1 in 3 Oregon families can’t cover an unexpected expense of even $100 without having to sell something or borrow money.
- Forty-one percent of female-headed families with children are in poverty.
- In Oregon, female full-time workers make 21% less than men, or 79 cents for every dollar.