Issue Brief State legislatures have traditionally handled redistricting, which has created partisan and predictable elections that discourage millennial participation in the democratic process.
Fact Sheet Wisconsin’s middle class is falling behind. Unions can help by raising wages and reducing the pay gap.
Issue Brief Women have been central to Iowa’s economic growth, and more must be done to support women’s labor force participation.
Rebecca D. Vallas, Director of Policy, Poverty to Prosperity Program, testified before the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee.
Report The United States must update its terror finance policy framework to meet new challenges and enduring threats from state actors and nonstate groups.
Report The negative equity crisis has tended to be concentrated in certain areas of the country, and several counties are still struggling. Policymakers should support concrete steps to help counties that are still far from a full recovery.
Report States around the country are establishing continuity across the standards that scaffold a child’s early learning experience and K-12 school career, which could improve school readiness and set more children on the path to academic success.
Issue Brief Middle-class Americans face a growing retirement crisis. Existing savings incentives have not been enough to address this problem because of a number of associated inefficiencies.
Report Addressing risk factors involved in employee ownership will ensure that more workers can benefit from its positive effects.
Report The rise of extreme weather is spurring cities to develop climate resilience plans, but it takes more than hard infrastructure improvements to thrive after an extreme weather event.