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Format: 05-04-2016
Format: 05-04-2016
Key Facts Nearly 9 out of 10 working people—6.4 million individuals—do not have access to paid family leave through their employers in New York State.  While tech companies such as Facebook...
February 2, 2016 | Policy Brief |
Foreword What if America truly had the world’s greatest democracy? Demos means “the people” of a nation, and it is the root word of democracy. Yet the diverse members of our extraordinary American...
January 20, 2016 | Report |
The Financial Infrastructure Exchange (FIX) is a federal tax-and-subsidy program to promote long-term investment in a financial system that otherwise prioritizes short-term gains. Funded by a...
January 5, 2016 | Explainer |
Dear Secretary Husted: We write on behalf of the Ohio A. Philip Randolph Institute (APRI), persons registered to vote in Ohio whose interests APRI represents, and other Ohio voters who have been or...
December 17, 2015 | Litigation |
Demos
American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio
“For let it be agreed that a government is republican in proportion as every member composing it has an equal voice in the direction of its concerns…”  Thomas Jefferson Letter to Samuel...
December 15, 2015 | Report |
Buckley v. Valeo is a January 30, 1976 Supreme Court case that struck down key pieces of Congress’ post-Watergate money in politics reforms, and set the structure of modern campaign finance law.1...
December 15, 2015 | Explainer |
Plaintiffs, by and through their undersigned counsel, for their complaint against Defendants, allege as follows: 1.            This action...
December 15, 2015 | Litigation |
Demos
Action NC
Democracy North Carolina
North Carolina A. Philip Randolph Institute
Sherry Denise Holverson
Isabel Najera
In the past two decades, we have gone from a system of financing higher education primarily through public investment, grant aid, and modest family savings, to one in which the majority of graduates...
November 24, 2015 | Report |
Summary & Key Findings The dramatic increase in wealth inequality over the past several decades now forms the backdrop for many of today’s most pressing public policy debates. Currently, the top...
November 24, 2015 | Report |
Tatjana Meschede, IASP
Lars Dietrich, IASP
Thomas Shapiro, IASP
Laura Sullivan, IASP
Floyd v. City of New York is the landmark class action, spearheaded by the Center for Constitutional Rights, that proved the NYPD’s stop and frisk practice was unconstitutional and racially...
November 5, 2015 | Explainer |