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.
Opportunities for Working Families:
A Leadership Forum for State Lawmakers
June 9-11, 2013
Running time: 00:54:52
States are bolstering small businesses as a way to create new jobs. Hear how Nebraska and Florida have supported microenterprise development and economic gardening policies to start and grow local businesses.
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.
7700 East First Place
Denver, CO 80230
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Washington, D.C. 20001
Tel: 202-624-5400 | Fax: 202-737-1069