Tag: Public Sector

Defending the Public Sector

February 9, 2016

Download this compilation of data and resources for advocates defending the public sector and the men and women who work in public service. Download Defending the Public Sector

The Unmet Promise of Public Service Loan Forgiveness and How to Fix It

December 11, 2015

According to new data obtained by Jobs With Justice Education Fund, only 1 percent of potentially eligible borrowers are currently enrolled in the U.S. Department of Education’s Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. More than 33 million Americans, including teachers, emergency personnel, social workers, and those employed at nonprofit organizations stand… Read More»

Labor Keeps Up the Fight in the Public Sector

June 26, 2015

It’s no secret that teachers, firefighters and other civil servants are under attack from extremist politicians and the billionaires bankrolling them. And as Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker moves to run for president in 2016, more hardworking women and men are reckoning with the possibility of a national anti-worker agenda. Walker’s… Read More»