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Filter : Economic Justice

This legislation brings long-overdue relief to consumers who are trying to pay off their debts and achieve financial stability.

The federal government shutdown taught us some important lessons.

Proposed work requirements threaten benefits for millions of SNAP recipients.

In 2015, the WIC program supported only 43.5% of eligible Illinois.

Incoming Governor Pritzker has a crucial opportunity to put Illinois on a path of progress

The most vulnerable communities in America will be the first to bear the brunt of the consequences of this damaging shut-down.

Under this inhumane new standard, immigration officials could turn away immigrants who have received assistance from a variety of safety net programs.

We must continue the fight to end poverty and advance racial justice.

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