Governors offer $2,000 incentive to get people back to work

(NEW YORK) -- As some states end their participation in federal pandemic-related unemployment benefits, others are offering extra cash incentives to get people back to work. Millions are unemployed but hiring has slowed nationwide, and some businesses are putting the blame on unemployment benefits as... Read More.

Child care at core of women’s slow post-pandemic return to work

(NEW YORK) -- In 1971, Congress passed the Comprehensive Child Development Act, legislation that would have established a network of nationally funded, comprehensive child care centers. But President Richard Nixon vetoed the legislation, and Congress has not passed anything similar in the five decades since. Now... Read More.