Janus
Class of 2018
Poverty
Gig economy

The impending Supreme Court decision in Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 will likely have profound implications for 17.3 million state and local government workers and the services they provide.

The members of the Class of 2018 have better job prospects than any other class since the Great Recession. But they still face major challenges.

On the 50th anniversary of the Poor People’s Campaign, EPI is producing a series of snapshots illuminating why poverty persists and how public policy has helped or fallen short in the goal of eradicating poverty.

EPI in the news

  • The Wall Street Journal | June 22, 2018
  • Common Dreams | June 21, 2018
  • The Washington Post | June 20, 2018
  • Curbed | June 20, 2018
  • The New York Times | June 19, 2018
  • Splinter News | June 19, 2018
  • DCist | June 19, 2018

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