Here are six charts on the economy six years after the Great Recession.
Issue Brief Women have been central to Iowa’s economic growth, and more must be done to support women’s labor force participation.
Report This report outlines key considerations for states interested in developing paid family and medical leave programs.
Issue Brief Congress can and should act to strengthen the economy in order to boost the economic fortunes of middle-class families.
Issue Brief The West Bay Parkway is a costly and unnecessary project that highlights the lack of accountability with federal transportation funds.
Issue Brief The Gulf Coast Parkway is a costly and unnecessary project that highlights the lack of accountability with federal transportation funds.
Mobile financial tools can help the nearly 10 million households without bank accounts enter the financial mainstream and collectively save billions of dollars in fees.
Fact Sheet The right policies can go a long way toward helping North Carolina women gain economic security.
The message from this week’s poverty data is clear: Congress needs to stop prioritizing tax benefits for businesses over those for low- and middle-income families.
Stagnant median household incomes show that policymakers must act to help the middle class.
Charts Different data sources concur that middle-class market incomes have grown slowly, if at all, despite significant growth in the economy at large.
Rebecca D. Vallas, Director of Policy, Poverty to Prosperity Program, testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Budget.
Report Lawmakers must avoid sequestration for both defense and domestic programs, and new revenue is a necessary element of any associated deficit reduction.