26 February 2021

Yes, There Is a 'Pink Tax' on Women's Military Uniforms, Report Finds


A new congressionally ordered report into the out-of-pocket costs incurred by service members for uniform items confirms the long-held suspicion of many female troops that they're paying more than their male counterparts -- and shows that sometimes the difference is dramatic.The 52-page report, released Thursday by the Government Accountability Office, outlines the realities of what some have called the "pink tax:" the higher cost of female uniform items, often not fully covered by clothing [...]