Apr 30, 2015
Aspiring to own a home and pursue an education are quintessentially American ideals. It's time to make those dreams accessible again.
Feb 01, 2015
Chris Christie and the Republican default on public investment.
Apr 29, 2015
Protecting democracy from oligarchic dominance is, once again, a central imperative of American politics.
Nov 21, 2018
How conflicts of interest on the part of a senior banking regulator, Joseph Otting, help explain why the Community Reinvestment Act is on the chopping block.
Jul 09, 2018
A new Sierra Club survey finds bipartisan agreement on the region’s public transportation woes and support for stronger efforts to deal with air pollution and climate change.
Mar 08, 2018
West Virginia’s teachers won a 5 percent pay raise for all state employees. But it was the legislature’s corporate tax cuts that underfunded the teachers in the first place—and it may slash public services to pay for the raise.
Mar 02, 2018
To mark the 101st anniversary of Puerto Ricans gaining U.S. citizenship, members of Congress and advocates for the territory met to explore its serious, persistent problems.
Jan 11, 2018
Despite the failures of trickle-down economics in Kansas and Oklahoma, Nebraska seems poised to give it a go.
Jan 02, 2018
Democratic states can nullify the GOP’s war on them by altering their employer-side payroll taxes.
Dec 24, 2017
Don't count on the middle class thinking they received a gift. And don't count on trickle-down economics.
Dec 21, 2017
With cities already struggling to comply with federal drinking water standards, the GOP tax legislation eliminates a critical tool for financing improvements.
Dec 20, 2017
There's nothing subtle in the Republican tax bill. Just a naked grab for the commons.
Dec 19, 2017
While the economic boom looks pretty good now, it won’t look so great by November 2018.
Dec 17, 2017
In the lead-up to the 2018 midterms, Democrats will need to remind voters that the GOP pushed through one of the most unpopular pieces of legislation in history.
Dec 15, 2017
Tax policy, which can be deadly dull, hasn’t inspired much enthusiasm for activist campaigns—until now. Advocates could leverage this energy to push for a progressive tax code.
Dec 04, 2017
If there’s trillions of dollars we can shower on the rich, there’s trillions we can redirect to rebuild a decent America.
Nov 13, 2017
Basically, nothing. But will that be sufficient to peel away voters?
Nov 02, 2017
The Republican tax plan doesn’t touch 401(k)s as feared, but these accounts still don’t meet the retirement needs of most Americans.
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