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Format: 04-23-2014
Format: 04-23-2014
SUMMARY Oregon can put its public funds to use in a way that creates jobs and tilts the economic playing field back toward Main Street businesses, family farms, and our community banks. A Virtual...
March 29, 2011 | Report |
Read the full policy paper Would the Virtual State Bank compete with community banks? No. The Virtual State Bank would partner with community banks to help expand their lending markets. In fact, the...
March 29, 2011 | Report |
"Workplace flexibility" is the buzz phrase in debates about how to help busy parents better juggle the competing demands of work and family. But the public conversation has been shaped largely by the...
March 14, 2011 | Report |
Nancy K. Cauthen
In order to return employment to pre-recession levels and restore consumer demand, millions of additional jobs must be created. At the pace of current job creation, it would take many years to reach...
March 7, 2011 | Report |
Summary: Maryland can put state deposits to use in ways that tilt the economic playing field back toward Main Street businesses, our community banks, and long-term job growth. A Maryland Partnership...
March 3, 2011 | Report |
On March 29th, 2011 Public Works hosted a webinar on ways to take advantage of tax season as an opportunity to communicate a different story about the role of taxes in our country. While it focuses...
March 3, 2011 | Report |
Verizon and its allies are promoting a bill, S 2664, which would eliminate both rate and quality regulations for most phone and cable consumers in the state of New Jersey. This system has delivered...
February 28, 2011 | Report |
Nathan Newman
In the school of brutally hard knocks, America has relearned something about the business world: it needs rules. When we let corporate and financial insiders decide large questions of right and wrong...
February 7, 2011 | Report |
James Lardner
Available financial aid covers only a fraction of what community college students pay for their education.  To finance their studies, many of them enroll in school only part time and/or work...
January 11, 2011 | Report |
This guide includes strategies for defending public services and the revenues needed to support them. Produced during the anti-government, budget-slashing political climate of 2010-2011, this report...
December 10, 2010 | Report |