Courtney-Rose Dantus is a digital media/communications professional, community thought leader and blogger. She is a Digital Campaign Coordinator at SEIU where she leads online organizing and strategy for SEIU's Education Justice and Child Care campaigns.
Courtney-Rose Dantus is a digital media/communications professional, community thought leader and blogger. She is a Digital Campaign Coordinator at SEIU where she leads online organizing and strategy for SEIU's Child Care campaign.
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childcare & early education families & the federal budget family economic security healthcare open flexible work paid family leave paid sick daysJune 19, 2014
Today, too many working Americans are falling further and further behind. Thanks to decades of failed policies, there just aren’t enough good jobs with good pay or access to quality, affordable child care and health care services for enough of America’s workers. How can we begin to fix this? It’s a conversation we think is worth having and we'd like you to take part. Join us TOMORROW, June 20 for a live Facebook Chat on Working Families. The conversation starts at 2:00pm EST (11am PST) on SEIU’s Facebook Page. RSVP here. Our chat experts will include SEIU President Mary Kay Henry and an SEIU...
March 5, 2014
Women and Retirement Security Blog Roundup Despite decades of social and economic gains, older American women are still twice as likely as elderly men to be living near or below the federal poverty line. Two-thirds of American women older than 65 have no retirement income other than Social Security and the average monthly Social Security benefit for women is around $1,000. Many factors contribute to this disparity, but unequal pay, retirement plan access, family obligations, and financial literacy are the main causes. Addressing America's looming retirement security crisis is a social and...