New economic data shows that post-recession gains continue to go to the wealthiest while the middle class continues to be squeezed.
As we approach Labor Day, Congress needs to cut the party-line bickering and refocus its efforts on policies that help American workers.
Five years after the Great Recession, conservative lawmakers continue to stifle our economy and the middle class.
Despite a broken Congress, the president can still push progressive policies to help strengthen the middle class.
Progressive fiscal policy must complement monetary policy to boost economic growth.
In the fifth year of recovery, policymakers must create an economy that works for everyone.
Economic data show that this is a recovery for the rich—not a recovery for everyone.
Economic data show that Congress’s fiscal brinksmanship is keeping businesses from investing in America and consequently holding back overall growth.
As we draw closer to a fiscal crisis, Congress must not allow the American economy to be held hostage by radicals bent on scorching the earth.
Policymakers need to find and enact policies that can spur faster economic growth.