06/20/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Why Do Women Still Earn Less Than Men?

Last year's tax returns may already be signed, sealed and delivered, but April 20 is the day the average American woman will finally finish earning her 2009 salary -- at least, the one she would have pulled down if she were a man. That's because U.S. women still earned only 77 cents on the male dollar in 2008, according to the latest Census stats.

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