By Bryce Covert on December 10, 2013
H&M will use its influence with other retailers and governments to push for higher wages for those who work in garment factories.
By Alan Pyke on December 10, 2013
Democrats are signaling support for a technical change to food stamps rules that would reduce benefits for millions without kicking anyone out of the program.
By Katie Hamm, Guest Blogger and Michael Linden, Guest Blogger on December 10, 2013
Don't believe the critics who say investing in preschool with higher taxes will ruin the city.
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Three workers describe how their lives will improve with a higher minimum wage.
Women hold less than 17 percent of corporate board seats at Fortune 500 companies.
By Rebecca Leber on December 10, 2013
They plan to protest outside of the pizza restaurant until staff get their jobs back.
The government sold its last remaining shares of GM on Monday, reducing the bailout's total cost to $10.5 billion -- but that's not the whole story.
By Alan Pyke on December 9, 2013
Household wealth rose by almost $2 trillion in just three months, but is still trillions behind where it was before the financial crisis.
By Bryce Covert on December 9, 2013
Being in a union also means women are much more likely to have health insurance and retirement plans.
A failure to reauthorize the federal unemployment benefits program would also reduce GDP.