From the U.S. Census Facts for Features : "In 1981, the U.S. Congress passed a resolution establishing National Women’s History Week. The week was chosen to coincide with International Women’s Day, March 8. In 1987, Congress expanded the week to a month. Every year since, Congress has passed a resolution for Women’s History Month" The Census Bureau has compiled a list of statistics under categories such as : Earnings, Education , Marriage, and Motherhood plus a few other interesting factoids.
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Subjects : U.S. Census Bureau -- Women