Massachusetts residents have it pretty good.
We live in a state with world-class health care, world-class education and one of the best state economies in the nation. Even in our politics, a majority of us follow the path that leads to inclusivity and justice.
Bay Staters have it pretty good. We’re proud of that fact and rightly so.
It is in this vein that data released recently should do more than just give us pause. It should outrage everyone.
In advance of national Equal Pay Day, which was yesterday, the National Partnership for Women & Families released data on the toll taken by the wage gap on women and families in Massachusetts.