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ICNA CSJ Cosigns “Raise the Wage Act” Letter

Date: February 23, 2021 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality,

The undersigned organizations enthusiastically support the Raise the Wage Act of 2021, as introduced in the Senate by Senators Bernie Sanders (VT) and Patty Murray (WA), and in the House by Representative Robert C. “Bobby” Scott (VA). If enacted, the Raise the Wage Act of 2021 would: • Gradually raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025; …

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ICNA CSJ and 87 National Organizations Call for Stronger Tax Enforcement for Wealthy Individuals and Corporations

Date: February 18, 2021 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality,

Dear President Biden, Vice President Harris, Senators, and Representatives: As groups dedicated to social, racial, gender, and economic justice, we are writing to urge the new administration and Congress to make strengthening Internal Revenue Service (IRS) tax enforcement a top priority in 2021 and beyond. Fair and adequate tax enforcement is critical for ensuring a tax system and an economy …