Small-Biz Owners Keep Tabs on Health Reform Fight

Women start small businesses at twice the rate of men, and now these entrepreneurs are keeping a close eye on the fight over health care reform. Soaring health insurance costs have prompted many women to become more active in this battle.

Dear Lynn: Women’s Safety Needs You to Safeguard

Chicago Foundation for Women is watching anti-violence services struggle locally, while the Women’s Funding Network is seeing it happen nationwide. Executives with both funds call on Lynn Rosenthal, the new anti-violence czar, to do all she can.