Promoting progressive economic policies is key if policymakers want to build a broad coalition of working-class supporters.
Pro-worker policymakers should harness the power of federal contracts, grants, loans, and tax expenditures to create good jobs.
Worker Attack Tracker: President Trump is rolling back protections to ensure that Americans can be safe on the job, receive fair pay and benefits, save for retirement, access high-quality training programs, have a voice in their workplace, and not be discriminated against at work.
Over the past 75 years, the working-class labor force has become increasingly made up of people of color, women, and service sector employees.
Republicans can only blame themselves for their political misfortune when middle-class families see what their tax plan does.
Policymakers should heed Wisconsin’s warning—attacks on public-sector workers are harmful for states.
A Message for Republicans in Congress: Virginia’s Election Shows Americans Want a Government That Works for Them—Not the 1 Percent
Ed Gillespie’s trickle-down tax plan didn’t help him; the House GOP plan is even more toxic.
The Trump Cabinet would get billions of dollars back from the Trump-McConnell-Ryan tax plan.
Anti-worker lawmakers are advancing a bill to let large corporations off the hook when they infringe on workers’ rights, while leaving workers unprotected and small businesses holding the bag.
The Gillespie tax plan primarily benefits the wealthy, ignores struggling families, jeopardizes vital services, and will not create jobs or grow the economy.