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Groundwork Joins Over 100 National Groups to Urge Congress to Overhaul the Tax Code, Raise Corporate Rate in 2025

“Congress has a clear runway in 2025 to remake the tax code so it works for the people who drive our economy. The historic group of organizations who penned today’s letter are prepared to hold legislators accountable for ending the massive tax giveaways to the wealthy and corporations and making our tax code more fair. We can start by raising the corporate rate.”

May 21, 2024

WATCH: Roaring Out of Recession: Lessons on How to Rescue our Economy from Disaster

Groundwork hosted a webinar on September 15, featuring White House CEA Member Heather Boushey. The speakers highlighted how the COVID-19 recovery stands in stark contrast to the recovery period following the Great Recession.

September 14, 2023

WEBINAR: Roaring Out of Recession: Lessons on How to Rescue our Economy from Disaster

The swift recovery from the recession caused by COVID-19 stands in stark contrast to the protracted and painful recovery that followed the Great Recession. What can we learn from this tale of two recoveries? Join us for a webinar on September 11 at 1 p.m. to find out.

August 21, 2023

Making the Impossible Mainstream: Learning From Progressive Economic Policy Wins

Over the past few years, with perseverance and resilience, the progressive movement has shifted economic policies, making ideas once dismissed as radical now embraced as common sense. At Netroots 2023, panelists Ben Beachy, Brandon McKoy, and Tara Raghuveer discussed how can we build on these successes. Moderated by Claire Guzdar.

July 20, 2023

ICYMI: EconCon 2023 Recordings Now Available

EconCon 2023 featured speakers advancing progressive economic policy in the White House, in Congress, and across the country, including grassroots organizers and academics laying the intellectual groundwork for economic change. If you missed it – or want to relive the experience – you can now watch recordings of all the sessions.

July 7, 2023

EconCon 2023: Building an Economy That Works for All of Us

EconCon 2023, happening June 8-9, will bring together policy experts, activists, and policymakers to build an economy that works for all of us. Visit to learn more.

March 18, 2023

WATCH: EconCon Presents

Watch this highlight video from EconCon Presents, featuring keynote speaker Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Groundwork Action’s Lindsay Owens, Working Families Party’s Maurice Mitchell, The Washington Post’s Perry Bacon Jr., and more.

November 16, 2022

Ideas for a more ProsperUS Future

ProsperUS is a coalition of movement groups, labor organizations, think tanks, experts, and advocates, united in the belief that the government should prioritize people’s needs. Groundwork Collaborative and ProsperUS partners maintain a regular blog focused on creating a more prosperous future, covering issues from investments in child care to expanding unemployment insurance eligibility, and more.

February 10, 2021

Webinar: Expanded Unemployment Benefits Save Lives and the Economy

The COVID-19 public health crisis pushed working families into dire economic circumstances. In response, Groundwork Collaborative constructed a multi-faceted campaign to protect enhanced unemployment benefits for tens of millions of families and to strengthen federal and state unemployment insurance policies.

July 22, 2020