women

Data: Record number of women in Iowa seek office in 2018

A record number of Iowa women are seeking political office, a surge driven by female Democratic candidates who like women across the country appear to be motivated in part by the election of President Donald Trump.

Study finds women now outnumber men in the medical field

Studies are showing more and more women are entering the medical field. According to the Association of American Medical colleges, in 2017, for the first time ever, the number of women enrolling in medical school outnumbered men applicants.

Couleecap puts focus on women in poverty

In a recent Couleecap community concerns report, the organization points out one in three women in this country are either living in or on the brink of poverty. In every age group, women are more likely to be poorer than men.