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NJ First Lady Tammy Murphy Unveils Groundbreaking Maternal and Infant Health Plan 

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First Lady Tammy Murphy and national public health expert Dr. Vijaya Hogan recently unveiled the Nurture NJ Maternal and Infant Health Strategic Plan – a strategy to reduce New Jersey’s high rates of maternal and infant mortality and eliminate the racial disparities responsible for these deaths.

SCOTUS Sonia Sotomayor to swear in Kamala Harris in historic first for women of color

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Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in tomorrow by Justice Sonia Sotomayor in a historic first for women of color. The news that Sotomayor would have a role in Wednesday’s inaugural ceremony came at the end of last week.  
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Record job losses in December push women out of the workforce en mass

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New data released last week has revealed that in December employers cut 140,000 jobs. A closer look at the data also reveals a shocking gender gap: Women accounted for all the job losses, losing 156,000 jobs.
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What's at stake for minority women's healthcare after Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation

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This past Tuesday, Amy Coney Barrett was sworn in as the newest Supreme Court Justice, filling the place left by the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Her confirmation to the Supreme Court brings a lot of uncertainty for the future of minority women's health.
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#EEDay2020 celebrating how energy efficiency uplifts Black and brown communities , RSVP today!

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Sustainability leaders in the fight against climate change are…
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AMEX reports record of women of color starting new businesses

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Since 2007, women of color have started businesses at an unmatched rate. While the number of women-owned businesses grew 58% from 2007 to 2018, firms owned by women of color grew at...