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  Working Families
POLITICAL PARTY DETAILS
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AbbreviationWFP
Websitehttp://workingfamilies.org/
CountryUnited States
Established1998-06-00
Disbanded0000-00-00
Contributor411 Name Removed
Last EditedRBH - December 14, 2018 12:36pm
DescriptionWe believe that our economy is out of whack when wages are stagnant and good jobs are harder and harder to come by, but the very wealthiest just get richer and richer. When college is getting more and more expensive, and retirement more and more insecure. When quality public education is only available for some, but not all, of our children. When as hard as we work, inequality in America is only getting worse.

We also believe the promise of our democracy has been broken when the views of a single wealthy donor can carry more weight that the needs of millions of hard working families. When a moneyed few can pull the strings in our democracy, they rewrite the rules of our economy to benefit them.

The wealthy few are making money by doing harm to working families, whether they’re outsourcing jobs, privatizing schools or poisoning the environment.

Working Families is a growing progressive political organization that fights for an economy that works for all of us, and a democracy in which every voice matters. We believe that our children’s life chances must not be determined at birth, and that America must be a nation that allows all its people to thrive.

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May 24, 2010 09:00pm News Working Families Party mulls asking '30 Rock' star Alec Baldwin to be candidate for governor  Article nystate63 

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