In May, the University of Pennsylvania Law Review Online will publish a series of essays examining the role that political equality could play in the Supreme Court’s campaign finance...
May 4, 2016 | Johanna Kalb
Each year, Demos recognizes leaders who are transforming America. From #BlackLivesMatter to Amy Poehler to Rashad Robinson, we have honored the people, organizations, and movements that are...
May 3, 2016 | Heather McGhee
Jonathan Chait said: The most generous tax-and-transfer systems in the world — such as in Denmark, a country Sanders has cited as a model — do not tax the rich all that much more heavily than the...
May 3, 2016 | Matt Bruenig
The case for the minimum wage is straightforward. The evidence shows that, at least at some level, minimum wages increase the incomes of low-wage workers without actually causing much, if any,...
May 2, 2016 | Matt Bruenig
Automatic Voter Registration (AVR)—meaning voter registration that occurs without a proactive effort by individual citizens—has caught fire following Oregon’s enactment of the first model last year...
April 28, 2016 | Damon Daniels
Jonathan Chait had a piece yesterday echoing one of those zombie myths that float around in liberal circles for some reason: The most generous tax-and-transfer systems in the world — such as in...
April 27, 2016 | Matt Bruenig
2016 will likely be remembered for a deeply polarizing presidential election that brought out huge numbers of voters. However, as a result of newly enacted voting restrictions in place in...
April 26, 2016 | Naila Awan
The Independent Women's Forum put out a proposal for how to fund paid leave that is so poorly conceptualized that it's hard to believe it was done in good faith.
April 25, 2016 | Matt Bruenig