Giving people the ability to get through tough times is critical if we want the economy to be stronger and more resilient. And our current labor framework, which provides a safety net to some kinds of workers but not others, is not up to the task. – Fortune
We need to redefine how unemployment and safety nets are set up for workers in this country. What can be available for one group of workers should be accessible for all workers. We are seeing unemployment and a financial crisis unlike any we have experienced. People are hurting and they need the support of these systems.