wage gap

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Tomorrow is Equal Pay Day, a day that symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year.

UN Women/Ryan Brown / Flickr, Creative Commons, https://flic.kr/p/SWcRTM

Women in Wake County earn a lot less than their male counterparts, and the wage gap is even worse than in other parts of the country.