Press releases and announcements

News from EPI University of Washington analysis of Seattle minimum wage increase is fundamentally flawed
June 26, 2017

News from EPI Most state labor markets improve in May, a handful continue to see rising unemployment and slow job growth
June 16, 2017

News from EPI Fed should return to setting policy by evidence, not autopilot
June 14, 2017

News from EPI Federal Reserve should increase target inflation rate to prepare for future recessions
June 9, 2017

News from EPI CHOICE Act would make future financial crises more likely
June 8, 2017

News from EPI Weakening the overtime rule would hurt low-wage and middle-class workers
June 7, 2017

News from EPI Janus case is nothing more than an attack on working people
June 6, 2017

News from EPI Soft jobs report in May is clear evidence we have not reached genuine full employment
June 2, 2017

News from EPI Attack on joint employer standard is an attack on collective bargaining
May 31, 2017

News from EPI Conflicted advice hurts retirement savings in every state: Annual losses range from $1.9 billion in California to $24.2 million in Wyoming
May 30, 2017

News from EPI Congress should give working families a raise and swiftly pass the Raise the Wage Act of 2017
May 25, 2017

News from EPI Media Advisory: The Color of Law
May 24, 2017

News from EPI No evidence that automation leads to joblessness or inequality
May 24, 2017

News from EPI States’ unemployment rates improving for all races and ethnicities, but pockets of high unemployment remain
May 17, 2017

News from EPI EPI Policy Center strongly opposes the Regulatory Accountability Act
May 16, 2017

News from EPI Lawrence Mishel to step down as EPI president
May 16, 2017

News from EPI Former Secretary of Labor Tom Perez joins EPI’s Board of Directors
May 15, 2017

News from EPI Employers steal $15 billion a year from workers by paying less than the minimum wage
May 10, 2017

News from EPI Cutting corporate taxes provides no help for American working families
May 9, 2017

News from EPI State austerity has harmed the national economic recovery: Connecticut should aim to reverse this
May 8, 2017

News from EPI The economy adds jobs, but wages continue to disappoint
May 5, 2017

News from EPI The class of 2017 is graduating into an improved labor market, but more work needs to be done: High school graduates are still paid less on average than they were before recession
May 4, 2017

News from EPI New Book: The Color of Law—A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
May 3, 2017

News from EPI The Progressive Caucus budget is the road map to a more equal economy
May 2, 2017

News from EPI Growth falters in the first quarter
April 28, 2017

News from EPI Trump’s first 100 days are marred by an aggressive anti-worker agenda
April 27, 2017

News from EPI The Working Families Flexibility Act doesn’t help working families or provide more flexibility
April 26, 2017

News from EPI Raising the minimum wage to $15 by 2024 would give 41 million people a raise
April 26, 2017

News from EPI Progressive lawmakers and activists should reject any attempts to cut taxes for high-income households
April 20, 2017

News from EPI Media Advisory: No worker should have to sacrifice their life for a paycheck
April 18, 2017

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