The Economic Progress Institute (EPI) is committed to improving economic security and opportunity for low- and modest-income Rhode Islanders. EPI informs and influences state policy debates to ensure that all Rhode Islanders have a warm home, food on the table, affordable health care, and opportunities to get ahead. Through research and analysis, strategic communications, and collaboration with community partners, EPI advances common-sense solutions that build a bridge to the middle class for more Rhode Islanders.