Press Releases

13.5% of Young People Out of Work in June

(WASHINGTON) – Generation Opportunity, a national, non-partisan youth advocacy organization, is announcing its Millennial Jobs Report for June 2015. The data is non-seasonally adjusted (NSA) and is specific to 18-29 year-olds:

Generation Opportunity Endorses the SAFE Justice Act

(WASHINGTON) – Generation Opportunity today announced its endorsement of the Safe, Accountable, Fair, and Effective (SAFE) Justice Act, which was recently introduced by Congressmen Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) and Bobby Scott (D-Va.). The overarching intent of this criminal justice reform bill is to decrease the federal prison population. Generation Opportunity President Andrew Clark issued the following statement:

Generation Opportunity Statement on King v. Burwell Decision

Washington, DC – (6/25/2015) – Today, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling in the case of King v. Burwell. In a 6-3 decision, the Court concluded the law was written with the intent of providing subsidies to individuals who purchased plans through the federal exchange.