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Format: 07-21-2017
Format: 07-21-2017
In a recent report from the Heritage Center for Data Analysis (2008) titled Welfare Reform a Factor in Lower Voter Registration at Public Assistance Offices, authors Muhlhausen and Tyrrell argue...
October 6, 2009 | Policy Brief |
R. Michael Alvarez
Jonathan Nagler
Congress passed the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) in 1993 in order to increase the number of eligible citizens who register to vote in federal elections. To help meet this goal, Section 7 of...
October 6, 2009 | Policy Brief |
R. Michael Alvarez
Jonathan Nagler
At this unique time in our nation's history, when we are faced with tremendous challenges on every front, experts and advocates for strengthening democracy came together to create new momentum and...
October 5, 2009 | Report |
Archon Fung
Joe Goldman
Martha McCoy
Even though more of today's young adults are motivated to seek a postsecondary education, too many of them are sidelined by the financial burden of paying for school while meeting their other...
September 29, 2009 | Report |
Nancy K. Cauthen
Since the end of World War II, American leaders have promoted globalization as a force that would automatically raise U.S. and global living standards while also spreading democracy and establishing...
September 11, 2009 | Policy Brief |
Clyde Prestowitz
If you're still enraged and frustrated with how the bank bailout went bust for the American people, or how Wall Street continues to operate as if the rest of the world doesn't matter, or how the...
September 1, 2009 | Book |
A prediction making headlines across the United States is fast becoming reality:  By 2042, whites will no longer be the American majority.  Rich Benjamin, a scholar-adventurer, packed his...
August 4, 2009 | Book |
A few “first women” are making key decisions in high places but a few is not enough to have a significant impact. Changing what gets decided takes changing who makes the decisions. But with just 17%...
August 1, 2009 | Book |
Credit card debt continues to threaten the financial stability of many low- and middle-income families in the United States, hampering their ability to save and move up the economic ladder. When...
July 28, 2009 | Policy Brief |
Even before the downturn, millions of households were experiencing difficulties meeting the most basic expenses. Now, as families experience declining home values and tightened credit markets, many...
July 28, 2009 | Report |