Fact Sheets

Improving Training to Brighten the Future of Black Workers

The Joint Center’s fact sheet, Improving Training to Brighten the Future of Black Workers, summarizes the research that will be detailed in our forthcoming report, Evaluating African American Outcomes to Improve Workforce Training Programs. The report urges for better analysis and disclosure of outcomes by race to ensure that training programs are effective for African Americans. Effective…

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The Future of Work in The Black Rural South

The Joint Center’s fact sheet, The Future of Work in The Black Rural South, summarizes the research that will be detailed in our forthcoming three reports on rural counties with populations that are 35% Black or higher. Click the following for the… 4-page fact sheet

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Updated Senate Staff Diversity Fact Sheet

We have updated our Key Facts: In 2015, we indicated that people of color made up over 36% of the U.S. population, but only 7.1% of top U.S. Senate staff (Chiefs of Staff, Legislative Directors, Communications Directors, and Committee Staff Directors). Diversity remains a problem for both major parties. For example, although African Americans account…

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