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Women in the Workforce

Posted at 4:37 PM, Oct 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-01 17:37:45-04

WTVF-NASHVILLE — Tonight we examine a report by Think Tennessee that examines the state of working women in Tennessee. It finds that half of Tennessee families depend on a female breadwinner. Yet, most women in our state face significant barriers to achieving economic security for themselves and their families.

The brief highlights pro-family policies that would make it easier for women to join and stay in the workforce, boosting economic growth and making our state a better place to live, work and raise a family.

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