STL Post-Dispatch EDITORIAL: Missouri is not a great place to be a woman

Published December 23, 2014, by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Editorial Board

As Missouri becomes identified with low achievement — in health care for its poorest citizens, in educational attainment, in jobs and in many other areas — women are getting a raw deal.

A partnership between the Women’s Foundation and the University of Missouri’s Truman School of Public Affairs has released a study identifying some of the main problems confronting women in Missouri and offering suggestions for how to improve life for them and their families.