Simply put, Economic Security and Opportunities (ESO) seeks to help individuals overcome the economic, social, and policy barriers to achieving financial stability.
Women In Government’s ESO Policy Resource Center is dedicated to connecting state legislators to policy resources that support financial stability for low-income, working families, individuals, and youth.
Our current Economic Security and Opportunities portfolio includes:
This Resource Center is focused on action and aims to stimulate legislative interest in economic issues and encourages policymakers to sponsor and co-sponsor ESO legislation in their own states.
The Resource Center shares in the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s approach to strengthening low-income families and isolated communities through asset-building, family economic support programs, and workforce development.