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A Profile of Financial Hardship in Erie County
WNY Women & Children Living in Poverty Fact Sheet
716: Q&A/Lou Jean Fleron Shares Lessons from Labor History
County’s New Hiring Policy Will Ease Poverty, Inequality
Working Toward Equality, Updated: Race, Employment, and Public Transportation in Erie County
Transitioning off Public Assistance: Community Agenda Plank Video
Breaking Down Misconceptions About Poverty
Inclusionary Zoning: Creating Equity and Lasting Affordability in the City of Buffalo, New York
Energy Poverty in Buffalo's West Side: PUSH, National Fuel, and the Fight for Equitable Energy Access
A Raise for Fast Food Workers Will Help Western New York
Temp Work and Poverty in Buffalo
A True Minimum Wage for Tipped Workers
Raising the Minimum Wage: Key Facts and Figures
Employment Data for Buffalo
Buffalo Poverty Research Workshop
Working for 'Extras,' Working for 'Nothing'
Casino Gambling will Create More Costs Than Benefits in New York State
Poverty in Buffalo-Niagara
How the Seneca Gaming Corporation has Violated its Contract and Broken its Promises to the City of Buffalo
Erie County Work Experience Program Partnerships with Non-Profits Offer Work Experience to Temporary Assistance to Needy Family Recipients
Creating Assets, Savings & Hope Buffalo
Project Dandelion
The Buffalo Living Wage Ordinance
Geographies of Poverty: Buffalo-Niagara Metropolitan Area
The Geography of Poverty: City of Buffalo
State Funding for the NFTA Reduces Pollution, Fights Poverty, and Promotes Economic Development
Buffalo, Amherst, and Erie County: Worlds Apart
Poverty and Casino Gambling in Buffalo
Unemployment and Poverty in Western New York
Who is Living in Poverty and Why?
Drug Testing by Potential Employers
Transportation and Low Wage Work
Children First! Child Care Assistance in Erie County
Strengthening Unemployment Insurance
The Problem of Worker Misclassification
Criminal Convictions and Employment Rights in New York State
Education Levels and Low-Wage Work
How to Improve Erie County's Work First Program
Overtime Violations
TANF and Higher Education
Paid Sick Leave: Should Investing in the Workforce be Mandatory?
Unionization of Low Wage Workers
An Educational Gift: Teacher Aides in New York State
Dishwashers: Workers in a Low-Wage Occupation
Landscapers and Grounds Keepers
The Job of a UB Janitor
Working as an EMT
Exploring Low Wage Work in the Farming Industry
Food Service Workers in Buffalo Public Schools
Food Service Workers in Restaurants: Short Order Cooks, First-Line Supervisors, and Managers
Home Health Aides
Retail Sales: Selling to make a Living
Sanitation Workers in the City of Buffalo
School Bus Monitors in Western New York
Working as a Security Guard in Western New York
Working as a Receptionist
Playing an Insecure Hand
Comparing the Economic Competitive Advantages of Indian Run Casinos Located on Sovereign Lands in Western New York Over Other Hospitality Operations
Buffalo Poverty Reduction Blueprint
Childcare Workers
Informal Economies
Economic Inequality in New York State
Poverty Level Work in Western New York
Predatory Business Practices: Automobile Financing
The Geography of Urban Poverty
Proposed Agreement with Seneca Erie Gaming Corporation, Seneca Gaming Corporation and Seneca Nation
Poverty: A State of Extremes
Losing Ground: Income and Poverty in Upstate New York, 1980-2000
An Integrated Approach to Fighting Blight and Poverty in Buffalo's Low-Income Neighborhoods
Casino Briefing
City of Buffalo Living Wage Ordinance
Individuals Below the Poverty Level
Poverty and Buffalo: Beyond the Headlines