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

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

Electronic monitoring should be eliminated as a policy tool in pretrial settings.

Wendy Pollack, the director of the Shriver Center's Women’s Law and Policy Initiative began her career working as a union carpenter.

Time for action to increase racial equity and opportunities for low-wage workers.

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. 

The need for paid family and medical need has only become more critical during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Shriver Center has made recommendations to the Illinois Future of Work Task Force.

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