Issue Brief Progressive policies similar to the Affordable Care Act can lay the foundation for stronger growth and help those most in need.
The Business Case for Paid Leave and Paid Sick Days
As states continue to pass paid leave and paid sick days legislation, evidence shows that these policies are a win-win for both employers and employees.
The Disinvestment Budget: Government Investments to Improve Our Economic Future Would be Crushed Under the Recently Passed House Budget
Federal spending on infrastructure, scientific research, early childhood education, disease treatment, space exploration, and college tuition could be slashed by nearly half over the next decade.
The Economic Importance of Women’s Rising Hours of Work
Report The importance of women’s added work hours to families’ economic well-being lends a new urgency to rethinking U.S. labor standards for the 21st century.
Family and Medical Leave Insurance
Report We need to establish a national family and medical leave insurance program that addresses the realities of our current workforce.
Top 5 Reasons Why Immigration Reform Means More Tax Revenues
Immigration reform would lead to significant increases in the country’s tax revenues.
Infographic: The Hidden Dangers of 401(k) Fees
High 401(k) fees may be costing you tens of thousands of dollars and could force you to work for years longer than you had planned.
Fixing the Drain on Retirement Savings
Issue Brief Better disclosure about retirement fees will go a long way toward boosting retirement savings.
Should the Ryan Budget Worry Seniors?
By circumventing a Congressional Budget Office scoring, Rep. Paul Ryan’s plan may have an even bigger downside for retirees than many have predicted.
Appearance of Strengthening Labor Market Masks Ongoing Unemployment Woes
Slack demand, not demographics, drives low labor-force participation.
The Ryan Budget Is a Broken Record of Failed Trickle-Down Economics
This year’s Ryan budget once again slashes middle-class investments and the social safety net in order to continue giving tax breaks to millionaires, corporations, and Big Oil.