Despite claims that the recently passed tax cut bill will lead to a reduction in deficits and debt, CBO projections indicate that the opposite will be true.
Blueprint for the 21st Century
Bold Ideas for State Action
Better Training and Better Jobs
Resisting Financial Deregulation
Trump’s Budget Reveals that He Wants Everyday Americans to Pay for His Tax Cuts for the Wealthy
Restoring Americans’ ability to hold companies accountable would rebuild consumer power and trust in government.
The federal government can bring broad-based equity compensation and profit-sharing to frontline workers in the technology sector.
The Fed’s vice chairman for supervision will face questions on a range of financial regulatory issues when he testifies on the Hill this week.
The House majority’s draft Farm Bill would deeply cut millions of families’ access to nutrition assistance while saddling states with greater administrative costs.
In addition to worsening economic downturns, this amendment would increase the chances that congressional dysfunction could cause the United States to default on its obligations and plunge world financial markets into crisis.
While all rural workers make less, rural women of color face an especially large wage gap.
Wage boards would empower all workers to negotiate for higher pay and benefits.
Despite recent gains, disabled workers are still much more likely to struggle economically than their nondisabled counterparts, and keeping interest rates low may help them.
Congress provided money to states to improve election security. Here’s how they should spend it.
Congress’ spending deal makes a number of important policy advances—although it shamefully leaves Dreamers behind.
Six months since Hurricane Maria made landfall, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands face the same preventable public health crises and trauma that afflicted Gulf Coast communities after Katrina.
Some of the Federal Reserve’s proposed changes to its stress testing regime make sense, but others miss the mark.
On Friday, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics will release its Employment Situation Summary for the month of February. Here are some labor market indicators to watch.
Congressional leadership and President Donald Trump promised tax reform that would make the tax code simpler and fairer, would create more jobs, and would not protect the wealthy and well-connected. But the tax law they passed will do just the opposite.