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.
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.
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.
Oct 19, 2017
Trump and Republicans peddle the myth that money for corporations will trickle down to workers.
Sep 27, 2017
Trump’s proposed tax cuts, mostly on corporations and the wealthy, will do nothing to help the people who elected him president.
Aug 28, 2017
Democracy watchdogs must stand firm against conservative attempts to hijack how the country’s founding document evolves.
Aug 18, 2017
When you consider how the GOP will finance their steep tax cuts, things look even grimmer for low- and middle-income Americans.
Aug 09, 2017
How New York’s budget crisis was used to roll back expansive government