Fact Sheet A new proposal in Pennsylvania will reduce barriers to employment, housing, education, and much more.
Paid family leave is working for new fathers in California, and it is time for the rest of the nation to catch up.
In addition to giving working families a long-overdue raise, the new bill will save taxpayers an estimated $5.3 billion per year on SNAP when fully implemented.
Proposed cuts to Social Security Disability Insurance for beneficiaries who try to return to work and lose a job through no fault of their own are a step in the wrong direction.
Issue Brief Women of color experience a wider gender wage gap, on average, compared with white women.
Issue Brief To ensure that more people benefit from the opportunities cities create, the Center for American Progress has compiled key policy proposals that address the challenges faced by distressed urban areas.
Issue Brief It’s time for Congress to show that its words are more than mere rhetoric—that they are instead backed by concrete action and accountability on the issues important to women and their families.
Report Stable, healthy marriages and relationships can bolster the economic security and well-being of adults and children.
Public policy is an essential tool for promoting women’s workforce participation and leadership.
Report If women can’t work, they can’t rise. Only public policy can ensure that all women have the chance to participate fully and thrive.
Everybody liked the November jobs report, let’s hope the signs of wage growth are not a blip but the start of a new trend.
Charts Despite an improving labor market, other indicators show that the United States is a long way from attaining the healthy economy that Americans need.