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Policy Advocacy

We believe that a good job should be within reach for everyone, regardless of where they start, or where they’ve been.

That’s why we are committed to solving the most difficult employment challenges through our policy advocacy. We work to improve access to good jobs and workforce services, improve skill-building programs, eliminate systemic barriers to employment, and foster job creation that benefits the people who need a job the most.

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Policy Advocacy

We believe that a good job should be within reach for everyone, regardless of where they start, or where they’ve been.

That’s why we are committed to solving the most difficult employment challenges through our policy advocacy. We work to improve access to good jobs and workforce services, improve skill-building programs, eliminate systemic barriers to employment, and foster job creation that benefits the people who need a job the most.

Policy Reports
0%
of Illinoisans are unemployed or underemployed.
0%
of black men ages 20-24 in Chicago are out of work and school.
0
Illinois adults do not have a high school degree or equivalent.
0%
of surveyed Illinoisans without a valid driver’s license have lost or missed out on a job because they needed a license.

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Action Alert: Join Us in Fighting Another Harmful Federal Rule Change Threatening SNAP

Yet again, the federal administration has released a proposal for a federal rule change which threatens the SNAP benefits of 3.1 million Americans, cutting SNAP benefits over five years by $10.5 billion, while increasing SNAP administrative costs by $2.3 billion.   The new proposed [...]

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