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July 22, 2015

The majority of assets are still concentrated in the hands of just a few banks. This is why Dodd-Frank matters. And this is why we...

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Arne Duncan made some waves yesterday with a speech that ostensibly tried to provide some “tough talk” for colleges to do better at graduating their students, improving learning outcomes, and...
July 28, 2015 | Mark Huelsman
The following bit of text from a Washington Post piece reminded me of a concept I have been wanting to talk about for some time: Heather Boushey, a liberal economist who has discussed policy...
July 27, 2015 | Matt Bruenig
Our hearts are shrouded, but our vision is clear: we see a world without fear for all of our people—a world where there is no dispute that #BlackLivesMatter. On Tuesday, July 10,...
July 23, 2015 | Heather McGhee
Setting a new milestone in the fight for fair pay, the New York fast food wage board today recommended a wage increase in a series of steps to $15 an hour by 2018 in New York City and by 2021 in the...
July 22, 2015 | Amy Traub


Like every generation before us, Americans are coming together to preserve a democracy of the people, by the people, and for the people. American democracy is premised on the consent of the governed...
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Thank you Chairman Wolf, Chairman Scibak, and Honorable Members of the Committee for this opportunity to present testimony. My name is Amy Traub and I am a senior policy analyst with Dēmos. Dēmos is...

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