Annelise McGough is our newsletters editor. She graduated from The New School with a degree in journalism and design. She started her work in journalism as the social media producer at Fast Company. More recently she led audience efforts at Grist as the growth and engagement editor.
Women still make about 82 cents for each dollar made by White men. Readers of The 19th shared their stories about when they realized they were paid less or advocated for more.
In our first year as a newsroom, we reported on America's first female recession, Kamala Harris' historic election and so much more.
States are continuing to process mail-in and absentee ballots, which surged this year.