PCSW in the News: 2014

Women in the Workplace (WNPR, 12/29/2014)

Inequalities still prevail for women in the Connecticut workforce (CT Post, 12/19/2014)

Women have come a long – way, but inequities linger (Republican-American, 11/13/2014)

Gender Wage Gap in Connecticut Exceeds National Average (WNPR, 11/13/2014)

Despite gains, state’s women paid far less than men (The Day, 11/13/2014)

Report: CT’s female workforce faces persistent inequities (Hartford Business Journal, 11/13/2014)

Women Makes Gains, But Disparities Remain (CT News Junkie, 11/12/2014)

Cheers & Jeers (Women’s E-News, 11/8/2014)

Gender-based Wage Gap Still Pervasive; Women of Color Suffer Most (Kantrowitz, 11/6/2014)

Safe Haven Working Group (Journal Inquirer, 8/19/2014)

Treiss Resigns From Glastonbury School Board (Hartford Courant, 8/12/2014)

Senate Democratic aide tapped to lead women’s issues advocacy office (CT Mirror, 7/24/2014)

Senator, advocates call on Hobby Lobby to obey Conn. contraceptive law (WTNH, 7/14/2014)

Connecticut ranks 3rd best in nation for women to live and work, report says (New Haven Register, 7/12/2014)

Behind the News (hanRadio, 7/3/2014)

Ruling on Hobby Lobby Draws Strong Outcry (Womens eNews, 6/30/2014)

NFA forum looks to bring awareness to sex slavery (Norwich Bulletin, 5/15/2014)

Free Speech in the Public Workplace; Employment Law; an Exit Interview with Teresa Younger (WNPR, 5/12/2014)

Malloy Designates Women Owned Business Day (The Hartford Guardian, 5/8/2014)

Ms. Foundation CEO: Let’s Stop Arguing About What Is Feminist (Cosmopolitan, 5/4/2014)

Ms. Foundation for Women names new leader (Crain’s New York, 5/1/2014)

Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman talks about women’s issues during a roundtable discussion in Derby (New Haven Register, 4/23/2014)

Malloy says Equal Pay Day a showcase for his initiatives (New Haven Register, 4/8/2014)

Women’s Day panel discussion at Capitol focuses on media (Republican American, 3/9/2014)

Minimum wage impact on women discussed at morning forum (The Day, 2/27/2014)

Panel: Wage gap hurts women (Norwich Bulletin, 2/27/2014)

Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman holds discussion on issues facing women in the workplace (Stamford Times, 2/27/2014)

READER SUBMITTED: 400 Attend Girl Scout Day at The Capitol (Hartford Courant, 2/27/2014)

READER SUBMITTED: East Hartford Town Hall Hosts Roundtable Discussion On Women In STEM Careers (Hartford Courant, 2/2/2014)

Bill protects victims of sex assault on campus (CT Post, 2/1/2014)

East Hartford Hosts Discussion On Women In STEM Careers (Hartford Courant, 1/28/2014)

East Hampton Lawyer, Legislator Focused On Children, Families (Hartford Courant, 1/11/2014)

Malloy names first woman to oversee public safety in Connecticut (CT Mirror, 1/6/2014)

Malloy Names First Female To Head Public Safety Department (CTNewsJunkie, 1/6/2014)

PCSW in the News: 2013

PCSW on Comcast Newsmakers (Stations throughout the Comcast network, 12/30/2013)

Shelton resident to be honored by state’s Girl Scouts (Shelton Herald, 12/4/2013)

Report: State Can Help Close Gender Pay Gap Through Education, Monitoring Contractors (Hartford Courant, 11/20/2013)

Pay Equity Report Completed (CTNewsJunkie, 11/20/2013)

State task force recommends solutions to gender wage gap (Republican American, 11/20/2013)

Women make political history across state (CT Post, 11/6/2013)

State Voters Add Five Women To Ranks Of City Mayors (Hartford Courant, 11/6/2013)

Connecticut’s Democrats, GOP claim victory on night of history and upsets (CT Mirror, 11/6/2013)

Toni Harp Elected Mayor (NH Independent, 11/5/2013)

Governor and Republican leaders call for hearings on UConn sex assault protocol (CT Mirror, 10/24/2013)

At UConn: Support, Skepticism Over Sex Assault Allegations (Hartford Courant, 10/22/2013)

Hamden Rally Notes Connecticut’s Leading Role in Worker Protection Programs (CT Magazine, 9/25/2013)

Conn. considering insurance for family & medical leave (WSHU, 9/25/2013)

Rally in Hamden calls for extended worker protections (NH Register, 9/24/2013)

Congresswoman Wants A Federal Paid Sick Leave Bill (CTNewsJunkie, 9/24/2013)

Workplace Policies Briefing on the Family & Medical Leave Act and Other Worker Programs (CTN, 9/24/2013)

Shelton resident advocates for women across the state (Shelton Herald, 9/3/2013)

A Labor Day message: Economic security is very much a women’s issue. (CT Mirror Op-ed, 8/30/2013)

Governor’s office has two men for every woman (Journal Inquirer, 8/29/2013)

Pay equity of ‘paramount importance’ (The News-Times, 8/6/2013)

Norwich seeks to help sex trafficking victim’s family (Norwich Bulletin, 7/23/2013)

Teresa Younger of Shelton named Toll Fellow (Shelton Herald, 7/19/2013)

Camp CEO Brings Leaders, Girls Together (Hartford Courant, 7/9/2013)

Suzanne Taylor: A Leader and Advocate for Women (UConn Neag School of Education, 7/2013)

Learning, reflection, and connection at All Our Kin’s Eighth Annual Family Child Care Conference (All Our Words, 6/27/2013)

Women (& Girls) Chart Their Next Steps (New Haven Independent, 6/25/2013)

NCSL: People & Politics

Decommissioned? (The Yale Herald, 4/19/2013)

Conn. observes Pay Equity Day on Tuesday (Newsday, 4/8/2013)

Rebimbas champions tougher human, sex trafficking penalties (Citizen’s News, 4/8/2013)

Connecticut’s female legislators support anti-human trafficking bill (NH Register, 4/5/2013)

Marcia Gillespie Speaks with WNPR (Where We Live, 3/20/2013)

Don’t Let Media Distract From Women’s Day Message (Valley Independent Sentinel, 3/19/2013)

MissRepresentation Coming To Polson Middle School Monday (Madison Patch, 3/16/2013)

Backlash against Fox-CT’s “Women’s Day at the Capitol” video footage continues (My Left Nutmeg, 3/15/2013)

Women’s Day file footage called ‘repugnant’ (Journal Inquirer, 3/14/2013)

Broadcaster under fire after it runs footage of passing women’s breasts to introduce a segment on Connecticut Women’s Day (The Daily Mail, 3/14/2013)

What Boobs! Conn. TV station under fire after using lingering montage of breasts to celebrate Women’s Day (NY Daily News, 3/14/2013)

Fox CT Apologizes For ‘Inappropriate’ Video (Hartford Courant 3/13/2013)

News Station Apologizes For Boob Footage (CTNewsJunkie, 3/13/2013)

All Female Legislators Co-Sponsoring  Bill on Human Trafficking (CT Capitol Watch, 3/7/2013)

Minority Commissions Cry Foul (CTNewsJunkie, 2/7/2013)

The time is now for pay equity (CT Post, 2/5/2013)

Gender pay inequity deserves another look (Hartford Business Journal, 2/4/2013)

Gender pay equity a topic this week at federal & Conn. state level (WSHU, 1/25/2013)

VIDEO: Malloy Takes Aim At Gender Wage Gap (Fox CT, 1/24/2013)

Connecticut to study statewide gender wage gap (The Day, 1/24/2013)

Malloy Calls For Study of Gender Pay Inequity (CTNewsJunkie, 1/24/2013)

Malloy seeking ways to close gender wage gap in state (Republican American, 1/24/2013)

PCSW in the News: 2012

Hospital: ERDs nixed merger (Waterbury Republican, 10/13/2012)

Planned Waterbury hospital merger facing criticism from state women’s commission – Radio (WSHU, 9/7/2012)

State agency explains objections to hospital (Waterbury Republican, 9/6/2012)

Hospital merger talks falter in Waterbury when women’s advocates object to reproductive services plan (CTMirror 9/6/2012)

Pregnancy Prevention Disagreement Threatens Waterbury Hospital Merger (Hartford Courant, 9/5/2012)

Hospital deal still has chance Texas company still working for merger (Waterbury Republican, 9/5/2012)

‘A gigantic win for the people of Connecticut'; state officials react to Supreme Court ruling (The Day, 6/29/2012)

PCSW, Planned Parenthood directors, say ACA will be AOK for women (Ken Dixon, 6/28/2012)

Conn. campaign to inform women on economic issues (The AP, 6/25/2012)

Hospital merger on hot seat (Republican-American, 6/12/2012)

Waterbury hospitals’ proposed merger spurs hopes and concerns (CT Mirror, 6/11/2012)

Merrill see slight improvement in diversity (StamfordPlus, 5/23/2012)

Women, Hispanics lag on CT’s diversity scorecard (, 5/22/2012)

Study: Connecticut best state in nation for women (The Darien News, 4/3/2012)

Report ranks Connecticut “best for women” (Yale Daily News, 4/3/2012)

CT Ranked No. 1 State for Women (CT News Junkie 4/3/2012)

Connecticut women are tops in the nation for quality of life (The Day, 4/3/2012)

Survey: Connecticut Best Place For Women To Live And Work (WCBS 880 4/2/2012)

New analysis shows Connecticut best state in nation for women (The Bridgeport News, 4/2/2012)

A Listing As “Best State for Women” Draws Praise From Top Officials (Hartford Courant, 4/2/2012)

Data: Conn. is best state for women to work, live (Norwich Bulletin, 4/1/2012)

Data show Connecticut is the best state for women in terms of living, working (The Republic, 4/1/2012)

Connecticut the best place for women to work, live: state data (NY Post, 4/1/2012)

Ssshhh! CT is America’s best state for women (Hartford Business Journal, 3/31/2012)

Adrienne Farrar Houel: Why the attacks on women? (CT Post, 3/13/2012)

Still struggling: Women face new challenges (Middletown Press 3/11/2012)

Where We Live: The Women’s Wealth Divide (WNPR, 3/9/2012)

Younger: Stop attack on rights of women and girls (The Bridgeport News, 3/8/2012)

Inspired Success: ‘Taking the Limits off of Women’ (WH Community Television, 3/2/2012)


Women Corseted By Media Misrepresentations (Hartford Courant, 2/19/2012)

CT Supreme Court To Hear Company Appeal Tuesday On Gay Employee Harassment (The Cool Justice Report, 1/26/2012)

Malloy’s nominees include lawyer in gay marriage case (CT Mirror, 1/19/2012)

Lawmakers Propose Bill to Ban Another Chemical In Baby Products (CT News Junkie, 1/19/2012)

Gov. Malloy Nominates 6 to the Bench (Hartford Courant, 1/19/2012)

Malloy Applauded For Diversity of Judicial Nominations (CT News Junkie, 1/19/2012)

PCSW in the News: 2011

Waterbury Republican-American Letter to the Editor

Conn. Women Earn Most in U.S. as Gender Gap Widens

Litchfield soccer team review their year of title runs at Rotary meeting

Malloy misses goal for hiring women to top posts

Fewer women hold high-level executive branch jobs with Conn. Gov. Malloy at the helm

PCSW: Malloy fails to deliver on pledge to fill half his senior jobs with women

Malloy misses goal for hiring women to top posts

Women’s Group: Malloy Falls Short on Campaign Promise

Malloy Administration Needs More Women, Group Says

Kay Wilson Interviews PCSW ED Teresa Younger

Tough on Women

Valuing the invaluable

Women bear the brunt of our slow recovery

Malloy signs lupus bill

Connecticut’s Prostitution Problem

Speed of female job losses raises CT’s eyebrows

Giving Mother’s What They Really Deserve

Joette Katz: For the Children and the Challenge

Malloy designates today Pay Equity Day in Connecticut

Connecticut Women’s Conference honors Woman of Distinction


Coginchaug seniors honored at State Capitol

Coginchaug Seniors Take Top Prizes in Essay Contest

Recession Advice from New Haven’s Two Tonis: Bug Us

Teresa Younger Interview on WPLR

New State, Fed Programs Focusing on Women, Minority Owned Businesses

Permanent Commission On Status Of Women Well Worth The Investment

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