A public-sector pullback hurt women more
A public-sector pullback hurt women more
Private industry has added jobs since 2010, but tight state and local budgets have forced government to shed them.

This especially affected women, which is part of the reason Romney can say women lost more jobs than men during Obama's tenure.

Donna Rosato @Money - Last updated June 12 2012: 2:15 PM ET
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