The March issue looks at the debate over the minimum wage, health reform in the states, the long energy relationship between Canada and the U.S. and much more.
Family budgets are tight, state governments are still struggling, and the private sector is slowly recovering. Hear about effective policies to support working families, make the best use of public dollars and have a positive effect on the bottom line.
Running time: 01:03:59
Ron Haskins, The Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C.
Since 2003, the NCSL/AECF Partnership on Family Economic Success has held a yearly meeting to give lawmakers a chance to convene with their colleagues and discuss solutions to the challenges faced by low-income working families. Legislative leadership from 10 states send small teams of legislators to the forum. Participants hear from leading experts and practitioners and develop an action plan that is relevant to their state.
Opportunities For Working Families: A Leadership Forum for State Lawmakers: Meetings and Agenda
Working Families Documents
7700 East First Place
Denver, CO 80230
Tel: 303-364-7700 | Fax: 303-364-7800
444 North Capitol Street, N.W., Suite 515
Washington, D.C. 20001
Tel: 202-624-5400 | Fax: 202-737-1069