Fast Facts: Economic Security for Texas Families
Issue Brief The right policies can go a long way toward helping all Texas women gain economic security.
Fast Facts: Economic Security for Colorado Families
Issue Brief The right policies can go a long way toward helping all Colorado women gain economic security.
Economic Security for Black and Hispanic Families
Report Black and Hispanic families face unique economic pressures, and conservative policies and obstruction continue to harm families of color.
Fast Facts: Economic Security for Florida Families
Issue Brief The right policies can go a long way toward helping all Florida women gain economic security.
A Plan to Improve Unemployment Protections in America
Fact Sheet A new proposal would update unemployment insurance and establish a Jobseeker’s Allowance. Its recommendations would strengthen the nation’s workforce development system, protect families from unemployment, and fortify the American economy against the next recession.
Strengthening Unemployment Protections in America
Report By modernizing the unemployment insurance system and establishing a Jobseeker’s Allowance, the United States can promote employment, increase economic security for working families, and prepare the economy for the next recession.
Asian American and Pacific Islander Women in the U.S. Economy
Fact Sheet Data that combine all ethnicities of AAPI women tend to obscure economic, educational, and occupational differences within the AAPI community and the unique challenges facing key AAPI subpopulations.
Workers or Waste?
Report Better disclosure of human capital investments would be a win for investors, managers, and workers.
Jumping Through Hoops and Set Up to Fail
Report Our child care assistance system is due for major reform. In this report, parents and providers make the case for rules and regulations that put children first and respect the real-life struggles of working parents.
Discriminatory Legislation Seeks to Strip Workplace Protections for LGBT Workers
New amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act would grant a broad exemption to discriminate for many federal contractors.
How Labor Friction and Social Fiction Relate to the Gender Wage Gap
Labor market frictions exacerbate lower pay for women.
Rhetoric vs. Reality
Fact Sheet Women and men need policy solutions that promote economic security and respond to the caregiving needs of families.
Fast Facts on Who Has Access to Paid Time Off and Flexibility
Fact Sheet All workers need time away from work at some point, but access to paid days off is uneven. New Center for American Progress research shows who is most likely to have access to time off.
Who Gets Time Off?
Report Every worker has the potential need for paid leave and workplace flexibility, but access is uneven. Policymakers must ensure that all workers can care for themselves and their families while staying employed.
Infographic: Latinas in the U.S. Economy
Latinas are vital labor force members and family breadwinners, but they are also underpaid and insufficiently protected.