Emily Foster

Emily Foster is a contributing blogger for the Campaign for America's Future.

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Thursday, July 23, 2015
Fight for $15 Advances With Bill Introduction In Congress
Sontia Bailey, a full-time federally contracted cashier at the U.S. Capitol, gets paid a mere $10.10 an hour. She works a second job at KFC, which actually pays more than her government contract job. She clocks in 70 hours each week to make ends meet, which leaves her time for only five hours of...
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Thursday, October 31, 2013
Save Social Security
On Wednesday, a panel discussion and press conference were held to examine Social Security’s role in the retirement income crisis. Representatives from groups such as AARP, the Economic Policy Institute, the Alliance for Retired Americans, and others joined with congressional leaders to advocate for one opinion that an overwhelming majority of Americans hold: Social Security benefits should not be cut.
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