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Autumn Hays | June 13, 2017

The Partnership for Working Families is seeking an experienced Communications Director to join our team!

Jamie Way | June 13, 2017

Yesterday, Partnership for Working Families and the Southern Poverty Law Center joined a formidable collection of civil rights groups, local elected officials and academics in filing amici briefs urging the review of a lawsuit charging the state of Alabama violated federal voting rights and equal protection laws last year when it blocked a minimum wage increase to $10.10 an hour for 40,000 workers in Birmingham. Click here to read the rest of this article.

Jamie Way | June 13, 2017

The Southern Poverty Law Center, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People's Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Partnership for Working Families, history professors as well as the mayors of Atlanta and Gary, Indiana have all filed amicus briefs to support the lawsuit that seeks to repeal the state law that forbids municipalities in Alabama from setting their own minimum wage. Click here to read the rest of this article.

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Jamie Way | June 13, 2017

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Jamie Way | May 25, 2017

The following is a statement from Partnership for Working Families Executive Director Nikki Fortunato Bas on the Congressional Progressive Caucus’ release of their 21st Century New Deal for Jobs:

bfinnin | May 23, 2017

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Building a New Economy for All

The Partnership is leading a renewal of our economy in metropolitan regions across the country. We build diverse community and labor alliances to advance innovative programs that create quality jobs and strengthen healthy communities.

  • Building a powerful network of urban affiliates
  • Forming strong alliances with organizations and advocates
  • Winning campaigns to bring good, safe jobs to low income communities & communities of color

Resulting in green cities, and healthier living for working families

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