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Liz Watson

Liz Watson

Liz Watson is the Executive Director of the Progressive Caucus Action Fund.  Liz previously served as the Labor Policy Director and Chief Labor Counsel on the House Education and Labor Committee, the Executive Director of the Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality, and the Director of the Workplace Justice Program at the National Women’s Law Center. In 2018, she was the Democratic nominee for Congress in her home district of IN-09 and ran a bold, progressive, grassroots-led campaign.

Articles by this author

 

Trump and the GOP Are Sacrificing Working People for Political Gain

Instead of protecting people, Senator Mitch McConnell and Rep. Kevin McCarthy—backed by the White House—are working hard to impose corporate immunity—ensuring negligent employers can't be held responsible for failing to follow basic safety rules.

Liz Watson ·


Coronavirus Prevention That Works For Working People

It should not take a terrifying national emergency for us to wake up to the realization that we all pay the price when we treat people like they don’t matter.

Liz Watson ·


The Time Is NOW For The PRO Act To Protect Workers

 Working people have never stopped fighting for their rights. Now it’s time for Congress to join their fight.

Jennifer Epps-Addison ·


U.S. Workers Are Standing Up for Their Rights. A New Law Would Back Them Up.

The PRO Act would make it easier to form unions and force employers to pay a price for violating worker rights

Alan Barber ·

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