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Amazon fulfillment centers do not boost overall employment in the counties where they open—undermining the case for cities and counties giving large tax breaks to lure Amazon facilities. Read this report

If the proposed tip stealing rule is implemented, it will result in $5.8 billion in lost wages from tipped workers each year. And, nearly 80 percent—$4.6 billion―would be taken from women. Read the report

EPI lays out the 10 worst attacks on working people in the first year of the Trump presidency. Read the report

From declining representation and the eroding value of the minimum wage, to new policies that weaken workers’ bargaining power in the labor market, EPI’s Top Charts of 2017 tell the story of the year in images.  See the charts

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