Chart from Melissa Boteach, Lawrence Korb, and Max Hoffman shows that House conservatives are asking low- and middle-income families to foot the bill to protect weapons systems that don’t enhance our national security.
House Republicans stealthily cut nutrition assistance as they reject revenues from the Buffett Rule as paltry, write Melissa Boteach and Seth Hanlon.
Melissa Dunn and Aisha Moodie-Mills examine the state of gay and transgender communities of color in 2012.
Report Christian E. Weller, Julie Ajinkya, and Jane Farrell explain how communities of color were hit particularly hard by the Great Recession in 2007 and how they're still struggling as the economy recovers.
Katie Wright charts how the House-passed Republican budget guts federal programs supporting women and children.
Vanessa Cárdenas and Angela Maria Kelley examine how Maryland’s growing communities of color and immigrants are impacting the state’s economy and electorate in advance of the April 3 primary.
Interactive A map from Donna Cooper shows the effects of the new House budget proposal's cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
Donna Cooper calculates the Ryan budget’s proposed cuts mean more than 8 billion fewer meals for our poorest families as well as 184,000 fewer jobs for American workers.
Joy Moses explains how Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget would worsen social problems and does not represent America at its best.
Daniella Gibbs Leger outlines how Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget hurts the middle class and communities of color.
Melissa Boteach and Katie Wright demonstrate how the House Budget Committee chairman’s new proposal would increase hunger, cut jobs, and jeopardize economic security for millions of families, including our veterans.
Report Report from Jeffrey Thompson and Heidi Garrett-Peltier estimates the job losses and other effects of reducing funding for the program.
Interactive Map from Donna Cooper reveals the effects of reducing spending in the program, including jobs lost and fewer meals on the table.
Denying women’s workforce potential and entrepreneurship denies us all, writes Julie Ajinkya.
Kevin Hawryluk and Abigail Ridley-Kerr write that veterans have much at stake in this year’s budget debates.