2500 Calvert Street NW Washington, DC 20008
Aug 02, 2011
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM (GMT-5)
Jobs with Justice
State and national officials are attempting to balance budgets on the backs of working people. CEPR Co-Director Dean Baker took part in a panel discussion on how to hold Wall Street and corporations accountable. Other participants included Amanda Devecka?Rinear of the National People’s Action; Stephen Lerner of the Service Employees International Union; Joe Jurczak of National Nurses United; Justin Flores of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee, AFL?CIO; and Elce Redmond of the South Austin Coalition & Chicago Jobs with Justice. The discussion was part of a larger conference being held by Jobs with Justice, taking place Aug. 5-7.