Curious about how emerging federal policy proposals and budget priorities might shape the context for your work in 2021 and beyond? With a new Congress and presidential term beginning in January 2021, many research, analysis, and advocacy organizations are beginning to roll out their 2021 recommendations for federal workforce policies. For your quick reference and comparison, we’re compiling them here as new publications come across our desks.


Advance CTE

American Enterprise Institute

Aspen Institute - Economic Opportunities Program + Job Quality Fellows

Center for Law and Social Policy

Institute for Women’s Policy Research

Jobs for the Future

JPMorgan Chase & Co. PolicyCenter

Markle Foundation

National Skills Coalition

    New America

    Roosevelt Institute


    Additional policy analyses and recommendations that integrate workforce strategies include:


    Funders Together to End Homelessness

    National Women's Law Center


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