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Janet Yellen Meets With Community Leaders on Fed Policy, Jobs

The Wall Street Journal - November 14, 2014, by Pedro Nicolaci da Costa - Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen met Friday with a coalition of community activists who are urging...

11/14/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Main Street Takes on Monetary Policy, Round 2

Washington Post - November 14, by Ylan Mui - Main Street plans to take on the maestros of monetary policy today, armed with a list of demands aimed at prolonging central bank stimulus and...

11/14/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Why You Should Care About the Federal Reserve’s Secrecy and Elitism

New Republic - Last weekend, Cee Cee Butler, a 34-year-old McDonald’s worker from Washington D.C., became sick with the flu, or at least something that resembled the flu. Her phone had been cut...

11/14/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up, Restoring a Fair Workweek

Yellen Meets with Activists Seeking Fed Reforms

Associated Press - November 14, 2014, by Martin Crutsinger - A coalition of community groups and labor unions are "fed up" with the Federal Reserve.

More than two dozen activists...

11/14/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Is the Fed Due for a Revamp?

US News & World Report - November 13, 2014, by Katherine Peralta - Building on momentum from earlier this year, a group of policy advocates, economists and community organizations is calling...

11/13/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

No, 2016 Won't Be the Year of the $20 Minimum Wage

Bloomberg Businessweek - November 13, 2014, by Josh Eidelson - In the midterm elections, four red states—Alaska, Arkansas, Nebraska, and South Dakota—passed minimum wage increases. Those votes...

11/13/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Elevated Level of Part-Time Employment: Post-Recession Norm?

Wall Street Journal - November 12, 2014, by Nick Timiraos - Nearly 7 million Americans are stuck in part-time jobs that they don’t want.

The unemployment rate has fallen...

11/12/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up, Restoring a Fair Workweek

Liberals and conservatives blast the Fed

WISN 12 ABC - November 11, 2014, by Patrick Gillespie - The economy might be improving, but Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen can't catch a break.

Conservatives in Congress demanded an...

11/11/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Yellen to Meet Group Seeking Low Rates, Greater Openness

Bloomberg News - November 11, 2014, by Christopher Condon - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will meet Nov. 14 with a coalition of...

11/11/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

As Federal Reserve Selects New Top Officials, Coalition Calls for Public Input

New York Times - November 10, 2014, by Binyamin Appelbaum - A coalition of community...

11/11/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

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