Child Labor
Immigration
Strikes
Wages

State governments can play a critical role in enacting policies to combat the recent marked rise in child labor violations. This report reviews the enforcement provisions of current state-level child labor laws throughout the United States. Read the report

Anti-immigration advocates have been out in full force, using this as a talking point for deeply misguided commentary and analysis that roughly translates to “immigrants are taking all our jobs.” . Read the blog

Workers filed petitions for union elections in record numbers and captured significant wage gains through work stoppages and contract negotiations. Read the report

The Family Budget Calculator estimates the resources families need to make ends meet across the United States. This report explains how policymakers, employers, and advocates can set meaningful living wage standards using the calculator.. Explore the calculator

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