Press Room

For media inquiries, contact Dawn Raftery at dawnraftery@povertylaw.org. See our most recent press releases below.

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The fight for racial and economic justice takes commitment from everyone—no one can stand on the sidelines anymore.

Immigrant families should get the care and aid they need.

The challenges we face in the fight for racial and economic justice have roots in our history as a country.

The Paid Leave for All Workers Act entitles employees to up 40 hours of paid leave each year.

Supreme Court shuts down attempt to revive cruel public charge rule but the legal fight continues.

Macrie, Strong Marks and Wallis bring legal and business experience.

Working across state lines to create collective, bold, and meaningful systems change.

This spring, the Shriver Center championed a legislative agenda in Illinois designed to support low-wage workers, expand access to health coverage, and secure stable housing so that all Illinoisans can thrive. 

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