Rep. Jackie Speier: Women Are 'Being Depicted As Chattel' In Abortion DebateRep. Jackie Speier (D-San Mateo) said Tuesday that women are being portrayed as property in states that have passed legislation restricting abortions.
SF City Attorney Sues Trump Administration To Protect Health Care For Women, LGBTQ CommunitySan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration over a new federal rule that would allow health care staff to refuse to provide medical treatment.
Harris Says She's Open To All-Female 2020 TicketIt wasn't a pledge or a promise, but Kamala Harris on Friday heartily embraced the idea of choosing a female vice president.
PETA Billboard Says You Can't Be A Feminist If You Eat EggsA billboard with a strange message connecting feminists, eggs, and animal rights is turning heads in the South Bay, but turning some women off.
California Law Requiring Women On Company Boards Spotlights Deep ChallengesCalifornia's new law requiring companies to include women on their boards of directors may not survive widely expected legal challenges but it has already spotlighted the entrenched practices and barriers that have helped keep women out of boardrooms.
California Wants To Mandate A Woman On Every Company BoardCalifornia just took a crucial step toward increasing the number of women on corporate boards.
Report Shows Diversity In Tech Has Only Gotten WorseAfter years of talk and little action in Silicon Valley, there is new evidence that diversity in tech is actually getting worse.
Women Look To Make Mark On Male-Dominated Marijuana IndustrySince just nine states have broad legalization, there isn't much data on the so-called grass ceiling for women or minorities in leadership roles.
AP: Record Number Of Women File To Run For US House SeatsThe number of women running for the U.S. House of Representatives set a record Thursday, the vast majority of them Democrats motivated by angst over President Donald Trump and policies of the Republican-controlled Congress.
California Plan Will Help Low-Income Women Train For Construction JobsThe idea is to help disadvantaged Californians get accepted into trade apprenticeship schools — and in so doing, reduce the number of people receiving public assistance.
Pelosi Hails 'Watershed Moment,' Calls For More Women To Get Involved In PoliticsHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday called for more women to get involved in politics and use their power, during a speech celebrating her tenure as the first female House speaker in US history.