Gender disparity: Female wages continue to lag behind men’s salaries in the House and Senate

Women who work for Congress make on average $2,200 less annually than male staffers, with the biggest gender pay disparity found this year among Senate Republicans, new salary data reveal.…

Lag between COVID-19 vaccine boosters, new variants highlight need for therapeutics, expert says

While work on COVID-19 vaccine boosters is already underway, one expert warned that emerging variants threaten to create a “window of susceptibility,” which without therapeutics could lead to more virus-inflicted…

Technology fills the gap as jobs lag GDP

404 Kitchen Executive Chef Matt Bolus blames enhanced unemployment benefits for prolonging the hiring struggles facing the food and beverage industry. The economy is booming. Why isn’t job growth? Payrolls…

Wealthy nations once lauded for coronavirus control lag in vaccinations

Some wealthy nations that were most praised last year for controlling the coronavirus are now lagging far behind in getting their people vaccinated — and some, especially in Asia, are…

State pot rollouts lag amid court challenges, legislative wrangling after voters backed legalization in 2020

The November elections were a massive success for proponents of legal marijuana, with five states moving via ballot initiatives to legalize pot in either recreational or medical forms – or both in…