Policymakers should take steps to foster housing stability during declared emergencies.
Devote adequate resources—the nation should devote sufficient resources to ensure access to benefits and adequate benefit levels for all who qu
Government workers should continue to have access to defined-benefit plans.
Modifications to retirement plans or plan formulas should hold harmless current beneficiaries and employees.
A variety of government policies and employer practices safeguard the rights of workers to fair treatment, safety in the workplace, and a measure of financial security.
All levels of government have developed standards and guidance to ensure fair employment practices. They address wages, working conditions, and other aspects of work.
Policymakers should explore new, more consumer-centered systems for providing low-income assistance.
Promote transparency—proper accountability and oversight of government spending requires a transparent budget process negotiated by elected off
Protect people from discrimination—freedom from discrimination is a fundamental right.
Employers should be required to automatically enroll employees in their retirement plans.