Politics of poverty blog

What’s the role of business in the COVID-19 crisis?

Business has an important role to play in addressing the health and economic impacts of this crisis. Here's a checklist of what companies can, and should, do.

Politics of poverty blog

Listen up, Congress: Voters support swift COVID-19 measures that put people first—and big corporations last

The swift and devastating spread of the virus in the US is dealing a staggering blow to our public health systems and our economy and exposing how working families have been struggling for decades.

Politics of poverty blog

COVID-19: We need strong social protections for families on the edge

Congress should focus on protecting workers and providing urgent help to those who need it, instead of bailing out giant corporations and widening the inequality gap.