In our recent research exploring the impacts of Oregon’s new Automatic Voter Registration (AVR) system in the 2016 election, we find that new voters who registered using AVR were more diverse than...
August 27, 2017 | Sean McElwee
Over the last few days, national headlines, social media posts and local news segments have been dominated by reports of racist slogans and the terrorism of w
August 15, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
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
The Trump administration is getting ready to give working Americans a big pay cut.
August 6, 2017 | Amy Traub
Democrats have unveiled their new Better Deal plan for the 2018 elections, a pivot toward a populist, positive agenda. Though some have advocated triangulating to win over mushy moderates, a...
August 2, 2017 | Sean McElwee
Last week, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) conducted another set of unconstitutional immigration raids, this time targeting unaccompanied minors based on stereotypes about Latinos and...
August 1, 2017 | Katherine Culliton-González
Since the election, the Democratic Party has been doing intense soul-searching—examining what has led them to the wilderness, out of power in the executive, legislative and judicial branches and in...
July 30, 2017 | Sean McElwee
In almost every Nissan auto plant across the world, workers are represented by a union. One exception is the facility in Canton, Mississippi, where Nissan management is bitterly opposing efforts by...
July 26, 2017 | Amy Traub