Posts by Connie Razza

Since Donald Trump took office, people who care about equity, opportunity, and infrastructure have been waiting for the other shoe to drop.
December 7, 2017 | Connie Razza
Prospects are grim for passing through Congress a progressive federal infrastructure spending plan that prioritizes direct, public investment over corporate giveaways, considers racial and gender...
August 7, 2017 | Connie Razza
Today progressive Democrats released a framework for job creation and infrastructure investment that will prepare the United States to thrive in the 21st century.
May 25, 2017 | Connie Razza
This weekend I watched Desk Set (again—I am a sucker for Katharine Hepburn’s romantic comedies).  Desk Set (1957)
May 17, 2017 | Connie Razza
The Congressional Progressive Caucus has released its People’s Budget, which it aptly subtitles a “roadmap to resistance.” The CPC budget is proactive, pro-public, and progressive. In decided...
May 1, 2017 | Connie Razza
On April 10, the Prison Policy Initiative released an updated comprehensive state-by-state list of wages paid to incarcerated people. In a surprising finding, PPI found that:
April 18, 2017 | Connie Razza
Much like Election Day, Tax Day is a shared expression of our democracy enacted by its participants.
April 12, 2017 | Connie Razza
Today is Equal Pay Day. Counting from January 2016, the average woman has just earned as much as the average man did by December 31. In other words, it took her 15 months to earn what the average man...
April 3, 2017 | Connie Razza