September 1, 2015

An Executive Order From President Obama Requiring Government Contractors to Disclose Political Spending Would Promote Racial Equity

Currently, corporations are not required to disclose their political spending, and only about 2.2 percent of public...

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Yesterday, Sec. Hillary Clinton announced a financial reform plan to, among other things, introduce a tax on a tactic used by high-frequency trading...
October 9, 2015 |
Demos is proud to announce the hire of Tori O’Neal McElrath as the Vice President of External Affairs and Lenore Palladino’s new role...
October 2, 2015
   Adam Lioz, Demos Counsel and Senior Advisor, Policy & Outreach, issued the following statement in response to Governor O'Malley...
October 2, 2015 |

Recent Data Bytes

State Disinvestment in Higher Education

There are only 26 states where state support exceeds tuition revenue. 


Rich Voters VS. Low-Income Non-Voters

Affluent voters are far more likely to oppose government policies to help the middle class than low-income non-voters.  

Demos & New York City's Work to Ban Employment Credit Checks

As of today, New Yorkers’ personal finances are none of their boss’s business. Learn more about Demos' work to end credit checks in New York City...