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Joint Center Talks Future of Work on Comcast Newsmakers

Joint Center President Spencer Overton sat down with Comcast Newsmakers to discuss the future of technology and its role in society. According to a Joint Center study 31% of Latino workers and 27% of African American workers are concentrated in just 30 jobs at high risk to automation. Mayors of cities such as Detroit, Michigan,…

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U.S. Senator Cory Booker to be Honored at Joint Center Annual Gala Dinner

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Cory A. Booker, the former mayor of Newark, New Jersey and the first African American elected to the Senate since Barack Obama, will receive the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies’ highest award at the organization’s Annual Gala Dinner on June 25 at the Marriott Marquis in Washington, D.C.…

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Joint Center Partners with Children & Nature Network

WASHINGTON, DC – The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies today announced the formation of a strategic partnership with The Children & Nature Network (C&NN) to improve the health outcomes for all communities by using the knowledge and expertise of each organization’s network of community leaders to promote access to green space. The Children…

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