State Senator to Talk about Gender Income Gap

LINCOLN -- Amanda%20McGill.jpg" style="width: 100px; float: left; height: 125px" />A Lincoln state senator wants to talk with women about barriers to success in business including an income gap between men and women. Amanda McGill has scheduled a meeting tomorrow (Tuesday) at Omaha Security National Bank and another on Wednesday at the YWCA in Grand Island. A third meeting is planned for Oct. 24 at St. Paul's Methodist Church in Lincoln. Senator McGill says she will examine barriers facing women as they struggle to reach their professional goals. Senator McGill says she wants her town hall meetings to discuss the balance of work and family, lack of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, and self-confidence roadblocks.