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Report: In MN, Jobless Rate for Blacks is Nearly 4 Times Higher than Whites

Bring Me the News - March 5, 2015, by Adam Uren - Minnesota has the third-highest unemployment gap between white and black people in the country – with the jobless rate among blacks almost four...

03/5/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Snowy Protest at Philly Fed

The Inquirer - March 5, 2015, by Joseph DiStefano - Ten cold protesters from a national group called Fed Up gathered at the Federal Reserve of Philadelphia in the storm this afternoon to urge the...

03/5/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Minority Groups Rally Outside Fed Against Interest Rate Hike

Observer - March 5, 2015, by Will Bredderman - Minority activist organizations demonstrated in the snow outside the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, insisting that the institution keep interest...

03/5/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Report: Black Minnesotans Missing Out On Economic Recovery

CBS Minnesota - March 5, 2015 - African Americans are not experiencing the same economic recovery compared to others in the country, according to a new report from the Economic Policy Institute...

03/5/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

‘Working Moms and Dads Are Juggling a lot’ – Series of Bills Aim to Help Working Families

FOX CT - March 5, 2015, by Katie Harris - A series of bills were introduced at the Legislative Office Building  Thursday, aimed at helping the “Women’s Economic Agenda.”

“We...

03/5/2015 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

When It Comes to Jobs, Fed Up With the Fed

The News & Observer - March 5, 2015, by Kevin Rogers - When the monthly jobs numbers come out Friday, many economists will say that the economy is healthy. Some will even say that wages are...

03/5/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Kansas City Social Justice Group Says Too Many Are Left Behind in Today’s Economic Growth

Kansas City Star - March 5, 2015, by Diane Stafford - When Andrew Kling dug into an economic research project, he was shocked to find there were more payday loan shops in Missouri than there were...

03/5/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Coalition Calls for Racial Equality in Kansas City Economy

KSHB - March 5, 2014 - Following a Department of Justice report showing the Ferguson Police Department unfairly targeted African-Americans, a Kansas City coalition says there are racial...

03/5/2015 | Combating Discriminatory Policing

Downtown Protest Held Over Racial Disparity in Employment

KMOV St. Louis - March 5, 2015, by Steve Savard - About 12 people rallied outside the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Thursday to protest the racial disparity in employment in the St. Louis...

03/5/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Protest Calls for Fed to Focus on Employment

St. Louis Public Radio - March 5, 2015, by Maria Altman - What recovery? That was the question being asked Thursday by a small group of activists outside the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis....

03/5/2015 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

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