Did You Know

Moms Are Making the Money

America’s working moms are the primary breadwinners in a record 40 percent of households with children.

This day 64 years ago, Orwell published 1984

George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four was published on this date in 1949. Nineteen Eighty-Four begins with this famous line: “It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.” Orwell wrote most of the novel on the island of Jura in the Scottish Hebrides; grieving the loss of his wife and overwhelmed […]

The largest number of women ever are serving in the 113th Congress.

An all-time high total of 20 women will serve in the Senate, and a record 78 women in the House.  The total number of women governors in 2013 will be 5, a decline from six in 2012.  Four states have elected women to the U.S. Senate for the first time.  Tammy Baldwin is the first […]

Ohio Boasts 3 of 10 Best Cities for Working Moms

Columbus, OH is ranked at the top by Forbes. The city has a jobless rate of 5.7 percent and good schools and childcare, according to Forbes. Columbus also scored high marks for higher than average salaries for women. Cincinnati and Cleveland also made the top 10.

Did you know…

From 1918 to 1954, the tax filing deadline, known as Tax Day, was March 15?  It was changed to its current day of April 15 in 1955.