Women and Families’ Economic Security in New Hampshire
Issue Brief Women have been central to New Hampshire’s economic growth, and more must be done to support women’s labor force participation.
Helping Firms by Helping Employees?
Report This paper finds that adopting pro-employee work-life-balance practices—such as working from home, flexi-time, child care support, and job sharing—is associated with improved firm performance.
Administering Paid Family and Medical Leave
Report Policymakers have a number of options for how to administer an efficient and affordable national paid leave program that uses the best-proven elements of existing programs in the states and abroad.
Women and Families’ Economic Security in Iowa
Issue Brief Women have been central to Iowa’s economic growth, and more must be done to support women’s labor force participation.
Infographic: Pass the EACH Woman Act
The funding restriction for abortion services harms women and their health.
Fast Facts: Economic Security for Nevada Families
Fact Sheet The right policies can go a long way toward helping Nevada women gain economic security.
State Paid Leave Administration
Report This report outlines key considerations for states interested in developing paid family and medical leave programs.
Changing the Conversation on Abortion Restrictions
Issue Brief Hundreds of laws have been passed to restrict abortion in the past few years that undermine health care providers’ ability to provide—and patients’ right to receive—individualized, quality care. To counter this, legislators in several states are introducing bills that would protect evidence-based medical care and expand abortion access.
How Married Women’s Rising Earnings Have Reduced Inequality
Our currently unacceptable levels of inequality would be even higher were it not for married women’s rising earnings.
To Fight Inequality, Support Women’s Work
Report Policies that give all women an equal shot at staying employed are essential tools in fighting income inequality.
The Importance of Women of Color Voters: Then and Now
Charts Data from the U.S. Census Bureau show the important role of women of color voters.
The Women’s Leadership Gap
Fact Sheet Using new data, this fact sheet update shows that women make up a majority of the U.S. population, but they lag substantially behind men when it comes to their representation in leadership positions.
Progress Continues One Year After the White House Summit on Working Families
Interactive It has been one year since the White House Summit on Working Families. This interactive shows some of the progress that has been made for working families during that time.
Infographic: Small Business Owners Support Contraception Insurance Coverage
New polling data shows widespread support among small business owners for providing employees with birth control coverage.
Small Business Owners Are More Progressive than the U.S. Supreme Court Thinks
As the U.S. Supreme Court’s Burwell v. Hobby Lobby ruling becomes the law of the land, small business owners show just how unnecessary the religious accommodations for contraceptive insurance are.