There’s an easy way to cap sky-high CEO salaries and limit outrageous pay gaps — and it would actually work.
The U.S. senator who chairs the GOP Senate campaign effort wants America’s poorest to pay up more at tax time.
“This is the only future for the service sector and the economy overall: wages must go up or there will be no future.”
Our tax dollars don’t have to be feeding executive-suite greed and grasping.
We asked nine leading Black labor organizers and policy advocates how to advance racial equity in the COVID recovery — and beyond. Here are their responses.
While workers are continuing to struggle under COVID, corporate lobbyists are converging on Capitol Hill to block proposed pro-labor reforms.
West Virginia and Kentucky activists vow to continue pressing Manchin and McConnell on democracy and economic reforms.
A new Congressional resolution lays out a comprehensive vision for eradicating poverty and tackling racial and economic inequality.
We don’t have to organize our economy around enterprises that pay CEOs over 1,000 times what workers make.
It’s not that people don’t want to work — it’s that they don’t want to work for so little.
Biden deserves praise for going big and bold on the economy. Let’s push him to go bigger and bolder.
If the Minimum Wage Had Increased as Much as Wall Street Bonuses Since 1985, It Would Be Worth $44 Today
The 2020 bonus pool for 182,100 securities industry employees could pay for more than 1 million jobs at a $15 minimum wage for a year.
An expanded child tax credit could create the ‘bootstraps’ to lift the next generation.
A leading Black worker advocate calls on policymakers to understand that what benefits Black workers benefits us all.
Donald Trump may have made his exit, but the CEOs his years smiled upon haven’t gone anywhere.