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Format: 11-19-2017
Format: 11-19-2017
An issue briefing kit on the real causes of debt and bankruptcy. Intended for legislators, journalists and advocates. In April 2005 Demos urged Congress to recognize the fragility of our debt driven...
April 12, 2005 | Report |
In this powerful book, a renowned environmental leader warns that despite all the international negotiations of the past two decades, efforts to protect Earth’s environment are not succeeding. He...
March 28, 2005 | Book |
After a careful review of dozens of surveys and thousands of survey questions, most conducted within the past five years, the author categorized several images of government that emerge from existing...
March 25, 2005 | Policy Brief |
Meg Bostrom
At the outset of the President’s second term, Congress and the White House are poised once again to debate a series of specific, pressing issues facing the country: social security, the...
March 25, 2005 | Report |
Meg Bostrom
Many Americans have reduced the equity in their home to pay off credit card debts and cover day-to-day expenses. More troubling still is evidence that many appraisers fraudulently inflate property...
March 15, 2005 | Policy Brief |
Passage of the bankruptcy bill would make it harder for families struck by financial misfortune to get back on track. It would benefit the very profitable ($30 billion in 2004) credit card industry...
February 24, 2005 | Policy Brief |
EOP Staff
Associate Director of the Democracy Program Ludovic Blain testifies before the Vermont Senate Government Operations Committee regarding Election Day Registration.
February 10, 2005 | Testimony |
Ludovic Blain
A new report by Demos and the Center for Governmental Studies that shows that current (February 2005) legislation and proposed initiatives on redistricting in California all fail to sufficiently...
February 1, 2005 | Report |
Ari Weisbard
Jeannie Wilkinson
In response to ever-increasing financial pressures, families have come to depend on high-cost credit as a way to bridge the gap between stagnant or decreasing incomes and rising costs. How are...
January 9, 2005 | Policy Brief |
Javier Silva
For the first time since its decision in Buckley v. Valeo nearly 30 years ago, the Supreme Court has agreed to review the  constitutionality of campaign spending limits.  The case,...
January 1, 2005 | Policy Brief |
NVRI