Black Women Public Service Workers and the Janus v. AFSCME Supreme Court Case

On February 26th, 2018, the Supreme Court is scheduled to hear oral arguments in Janus v. AFSCME, a case that could profoundly affect the ability of public-sector workers to improve their wages and working conditions.  Celine McNicholas and Janelle Jones of the Economic Policy Institute (EPI) give a brief analysis of the potential harm to black women who make up 17.7 percent of public-sector workers, or about 1.5 million workers.  Click here to read the full article.


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