Press Releases

New Demos Report Shows State Disinvestment in Public Higher Education is Driving Tuition Increases

Decreased State Funding...

May 5, 2015

(NEW YORK, NY) This morning, the Building Movement Project (BMP)—a Demos affiliate that...

May 1, 2015

Gender Pay Disparity is Particularly Stark for Women Retail Workers and Women of Color

(New York, NY)- Today is Equal...

April 14, 2015

Demos and coalition partners have reached an agreement with the City Council and de Blasio administration to send a bill banning the use of employm...

April 13, 2015

Following the announcement that McDonald’s Corporation plans to raise...

April 2, 2015

BOSTON, NEW YORK, and WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, voting rights advocates...

March 19, 2015

(New York, NY)Though much research has been devoted to how public policy choices such as increasing the minimum wage can addres...

March 10, 2015

(New York, NY) – Earlier this week, President Obama directed the Department of Labor to begin the rulemaking process for a fiduciary rule, a new re...

February 25, 2015

In response to Walmart's announcement to raise the wage for 500,000 employees, Demos Senior Policy Analyst Catherine Ruetschlin issued the followin...

February 19, 2015

Today, citing clear evidence that the State of California is violating its federally-mandated responsibility to offer California drivers and ID car...

February 5, 2015