Press Releases

New York – At a time when anti-government ideology is driving policy making in Washington, a refresher course on the concrete benefits and pro...

April 11, 2011

Washington DC – Today, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL), Rep. John Larson (D-CT), and actor Alec Baldwin unveiled the Fair Elections Now Act, a bill th...

April 6, 2011

April 6, 2011 – Demos and the Prison Policy Initiative, two national pro-democracy groups, expressed serious objections today to a lawsuit fil...

April 6, 2011

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April 5, 2011

Rep. Paul Ryan's Budget Attacks Vital Social Programs For Middle Class & Promotes A M...

April 5, 2011

NEW YORK--At five o'clock today I will be in City Hall Plaza in New York as part of the nationwide series of "...

April 4, 2011

New York--Saturday was Bob Herbert's ...

March 28, 2011

Washington DC – Secretary Timothy Geithner will soon make a monumental decision: whether to allow the $4 trillion foreign exc...

March 18, 2011

NEW YORK – As budget debates continue to play out at the state level, it is apparent that Americans everywhere are still suffering from the long-ta...

March 7, 2011

Shirley Sherrod, Randall Kennedy, William Julius Wilson, and Others Write About the Status of America's Racial Discourse In New Report

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March 4, 2011

Voter registration will be offered at public assistance offices following settlement of lawsuit brought by coalition of voting ri...

February 25, 2011