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Format: 10-17-2017
Format: 10-17-2017
Strong voter participation and engagement are fundamental to a healthy democracy.  Efforts to restrict access to voting fly in the face of this important goal.  Alarmingly, despite another...
February 1, 2011 | Policy Brief |
Strong voter participation and engagement are fundamental to a healthy democracy. Efforts to restrict access to voting fly in the face of this important goal. Alarmingly, despite another midterm...
January 25, 2011 | Policy Brief |
In order to reverse the troubling low graduation rates at our nation’s community colleges, low-income students must stop being financially penalized for attending these institutions. As this...
January 20, 2011 | Policy Brief |
Strong voter participation and engagement are fundamental to a healthy democracy.  Efforts to restrict access to voting fly in the face of this important goal.  Yet, despite another midterm...
January 12, 2011 | Policy Brief |
The Supreme Court’s “one person, one vote” cases require state and municipal districts to be redrawn each decade so that each district will contain the same number of people and each resident will...
November 16, 2010 | Policy Brief |
Social Security remains our nation’s key source of retirement income for most Americans. The program’s overall health is sound and with relatively modest tweaks to the program’s financing, we can...
October 18, 2010 | Policy Brief |
In the last thirty years, our nation has experienced a paradox of productivity and progress. Productivity, driven by extraordinary growth in technology and an increased push towards consumption, has...
October 18, 2010 | Policy Brief |
Young adults in North Carolina and across the country are confronting an economic reality vastly different from that of their parent’s generation. Over the past three decades, economic opportunity...
September 27, 2010 | Policy Brief |
Recent federal action, including the passage of the Credit Card Bill of Rights of 2009 and the creation of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, provided needed regulation and oversight of the...
August 31, 2010 | Policy Brief |
Wealthy nations, led by the United States, should move to reduce or eliminate all tariffs on imports from developing countries as one way to help offset the extraordinary costs these countries face...
June 22, 2010 | Policy Brief |
Cristina Vasile