NCSL tracks a wide range of labor and employment issues and at any one time some topics are of particular interest to legislators and legislative staff. On this page you will find a compilation of labor and employment issues that are of high interest right now. The features at the left will take you to the permanent links of available information.
- State Pension Funds. State pensions funds have been hit hard by the economic downturn. Learn what states are doing to protect their funds.
- Collective Bargaining. Track collective bargaining legislation in our searchable database.
- Unemployment. See all of NCSL's resources on unemployment, including state and national unemployment rates, state trust fund balances, state trust fund loans, federal requirements, state laws, bill tracking database, and more.
- Family Economic Success. The NCSL/Annie E. Casey Partnership on Family Economic Success offers information to legislators on ways to help working families who are struggling with economic uncertainty.