(Podcast) Reproductive justice is economic justice

Podcast Photo by Adam Fagen, flickr.com

Photo by Adam Fagen, flickr.com

July 8, 2022

The U.S. Supreme Court decision ending of the constitutional right to abortion threatens economic harm to many. In the first segment of this episode, we discuss the economic impact of the court's ruling with Asha Banerjee, an Economic Analyst with the Economic Policy Institute.

Did you know one in four minimum wage workers in Oregon are parents? In the second segment, OCPP Policy Analyst Tyler Mac Innis discusses the Oregon minimum wage increase that just went into effect, and how far our minimum wage remains from being a living wage.

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