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July 17, 2015

Daily Hampshire Gazette: Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg focuses on wage inequality for women

Though the Massachusetts Legislature passed the Equal Pay Act in 1945, requiring equal pay for equal work by women and men, females today still make only 82.5 percent of what males earn in the state, according to state Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg.

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June 16, 2015

Springfield Republican: More Massachusetts public employees getting paid parental leave

When Boston City Councilor Michelle Wu was pregnant and traveling around the city, constituents would tell her about the difficulty they faced taking time off work, then returning after they had a baby.

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June 4, 2015

RELEASE: Treasurer Goldberg Announces 12-Week Paid Parental Leave Policy

State Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg today announced a new policy providing up to 12-weeks of paid parental leave for about 175 eligible employees in the Treasurer’s Office in order to encourage a healthy work-life balance for all employees.

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June 4, 2015

Boston Business Journal: State treasurer's office latest to give employees paid parental leave

Another state office has announced a policy offering paid parental leave, with State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg announcing up to 12 weeks of paid leave for 175 eligible employees.

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March 31, 2015

RELEASE: Treasurer Goldberg Announces Statewide Advisory Committee On Wage Equality

Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg today announced a new statewide, public-private sector advisory committee on wage equality, bringing together best practices from across the state to develop innovative strategies to address the Commonwealth’s wage gap.

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