From the U.S. Census Bureau:
They are mostly women and remain among the most popular occupations for women. Although women now account for nearly half the U.S. workforce and their presence is increasing in higher paid occupations — such as lawyers — women still earn less than men.
As this year marks the 25th anniversary of the appointment of the first woman to serve as Attorney General of the United States, Janet Reno, we focus on women in the legal profession, including judicial law clerks and judges.
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