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August 15, 2016

In total, 63 percent of those with medical debt on their credit cards reported either postponing or not filling a prescription, not...

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For the past year, Albuquerque has been experimenting with a pilot jobs program for its homeless population called “There’s a Better Way.” The initiative began as a push to connect the homeless with...
August 19, 2016 | Ned Resnikoff
Representation of Latino/as in Congress and in statehouses has increased substantially in recent years. Despite gains, Latino/as are still grossly underrepresented among legislators in this country....
August 18, 2016 | Juhem Navarro-Rivera
BREAKING CAMPAIGN UPDATE: The 127K petitions sit untouched, Mayor Gimenez refuses to act, and the campaign coalitions have begun holding direction actions and have filed a lawsuit in attempts to get...
August 15, 2016 | Jodeen Olguin-Tayler
As a born-and-raised Connecticuter, I was disappointed to see the state’s Motor Voter program was ranked among the lowest-performing in Demos’s 2015 report Driving the Vote. In fact, Connecticut was...
August 9, 2016 | Scott Novakowski


Key Findings This report quantifies the cost of climate change to millennials and their children, compared to a world without climate change. The climate change costs are compared to other...
In 2013, total national healthcare spending reached a whopping $2.9 trillion dollars, slightly more than the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of France.1 That amounts to $9,255 for every...

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