• Honest Co. Funding, The Investment Gap, and Bill Clinton Backtracks: Broadsheet for June 7

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Good morning, Broadsheet readers! Beth Kowitt here, filling in for Kristen and Claire. Deb Haaland could become the first Native American woman in Congress, Jessica Alba's Honest Co. lands $200 million in funding, and we dig into the investment gap. Have a lovely Thursday.
    EVERYONE'S TALKING Another kind of gender gap. At this point, it's a sad but well-known fact that female entrepreneurs receive a tiny fraction of all venture capital funding-a minuscule 2.2% last year to be exact.
    That's in part because companies started by women are simply unable to raise as much money as their male...
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