Reports

Outsourcing Public Jobs Results in a Race to the Bottom

A new report from In the Public Interest looks at what happens to communities, and to the quality of life of the workers who provide important public services, when those services are outsourced to for-profit and other private entities.
 
Click here for the report, "Race to the Bottom: How Outsourcing Public Services Rewards Corporations and Punishes the Middle Class."
 

The "Wall Street Skim" on Higher Education

As if student debt levels soaring to more than $1.2 trillion isn't shocking enough, a new report released by AFT on May 22 shows that a large portion of the billions Americans spend on higher education each year ends up in the pockets of Wall Street and other financial profiteers.
 
Click here to watch a video about the findings, download the report and take action.
 

AFT Report Shows the High Cost of Overtesting

A close examination of two medium-sized school districts' standardized testing calendars found that kids are losing out on receiving a full, high-quality education because of pervasive test preparation and testing, according to an AFT report released July 23.

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