Corporations cheat the nation by refusing to pay living wages, condemning their workers to poverty, and requiring taxpayers to fill the gaps.
Issue Brief Economic data show that Congress’s fiscal brinksmanship is keeping businesses from investing in America and consequently holding back overall growth.
Millennials can’t afford to let conservatives dismantle America’s greatest progressive achievement.
Issue Brief The government can implement policies to combat Millennials’ unemployment today and secure a more prosperous American future tomorrow.
The numbers are in: A majority of Americans support finally providing LGBT Americans with protection from discrimination in the workplace.
David Madland discusses a new private-sector retirement-plan type called the Secure, Accessible, Flexible, and Efficient, or SAFE, Retirement Plan before the Maryland Joint Committee on Pensions.
Issue Brief Congress must move past its partisan pettiness and enact policies to help the American economy.
By 2030, people of color will play a much more significant role in the American workforce.
Report Rebuilding our economy from the middle out—not from the top down—is central to creating an American economy that works for Millennials.
New Census Bureau data underscore how critical unions are in building strong middle classes across the country.
This infographic shows how the California minimum-wage increase will affect the state’s working families.
These three charts present today’s new Census figures in a historical context and illustrate how the middle class has struggled to make headway in an increasingly unequal economy.
The decline of labor unions is an often-overlooked factor in the decreasing share of national income going to the middle class.
The lack of media focus on labor helps ignore the relative paucity of benefits for American workers.