On Wednesday, President Trump announced the dissolution of the so-called Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity. The commission was led by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, known...
January 8, 2018 | Stuart Naifeh
Thousands of Americans will die because of an attack on Obamacare in the Republican tax cut bill. This is the conclusion of the economist Lawrence Summers, based on a review of the scholarly research...
January 5, 2018 | Algernon Austin
Washington DC is on the cusp of making a big, systemic change to its local elections. One that will strengthen local democracy by reining in the influence of big money, empower small donors to...
December 21, 2017 | Emmanuel Caicedo
Funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) expired in September. CHIP provides coverage for nearly 9 million children in low-income families. The Republicans in Congress have been too...
December 18, 2017 | Algernon Austin
Since Donald Trump took office, people who care about equity, opportunity, and infrastructure have been waiting for the other shoe to drop.
December 7, 2017 | Connie Razza
The technology that we choose to invest our tax dollars in determines the future of innovation, jobs, and the very infrastructure of our economy. In the U.S., the scale of tax incentives for the...
November 30, 2017 | Adrien Salazar
“The budget also reflects a series of tough choices. If taxpayer money were limitless, we wouldn’t need a budget at all. But by its very definition, a budget reflects the difficult decisions of how...
November 30, 2017 | Mark Huelsman
This week, Republicans continue their drive to push through massive tax cuts for the rich, producing headlines such as “Senators Scramble to Advance Tax Bill That Increasingly Rewards Wealthy” in...
November 29, 2017 | Adam Lioz