Beyond the Headlines — Part-Time Work in the U.S. & Washington State

[h6]August 2014? |? FOCUS: United States & Seattle[/h6] The U.S. economy added 209,000 jobs in July 2014, making it the seventh straight month the economy has added over 200,000 jobs. Job gains occurred across a wide array of sectors including professional and business services, manufacturing, retail trade, and construction.(1)?While these trends in job creation are […]

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SNAP E&T and BFET

SJI is available to provide individual advising and technical assistance to your state agency or organization on building and operating an effective SNAP E&T program. [button url=”/innovations/snap-et-bfet-resource-center/” target=”_self” size=”small” style=”bluegrey” ]LEARN MORE[/button]

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Beyond the Headlines — A Look at Seattle?s Shifting Income Inequality Picture

[h6]July 2014? |? FOCUS: United States & Seattle[/h6] After many decades of stability, income inequality has significantly increased across the United States since the 1970s. Most of the increase in the inequality gap is due to the increasing share of income held by the nation?s wealthiest households. On the heels of the Great Recession in […]

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