Why Women on the Brink of Poverty Matter

In light of the fact that 70 percent of minimum wage jobs are held by women, Maria Shriver is pushing to reform the way businesses and the government support families struggling to make it to the next paycheck. Watch as Maria explains why talking about this problem is the first step to fixing it. Plus, Oprah reveals what she found to be most haunting aspect of the HBO documentary Paycheck to Paycheck: The Life and Times of Katrina Gilbert.

See more from Oprah and Maria Shriver's town hall.