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Format: 12-10-2018
Format: 12-10-2018
A Guide for College Promise Programs   In the past several years, the movement for tuition-free, debt-free, or otherwise affordable college has swept the country. As of 2018, 16 states and...
September 26, 2018 | Report |
The promise of America is that each of us has an equal say in our democracy and an equal chance in our economy. In Everyone’s America: State Policies for an Equal Say in Our Democracy and an Equal...
July 24, 2018 | Report |
Demos
Americans believe that we all benefit when we invest in our talent, that our country is better when everyone, regardless of their background, has a pathway toward affordable, quality higher education...
March 22, 2018 | Explainer |
Summary and Key Findings The notion that any student, regardless of background or family finances, should be able to succeed in college is fundamental to the American ideals of opportunity and...
February 22, 2018 | Report |
Introduction A movement for affordable college is sweeping the country. Today’s college students, an older and more racially and ethnically diverse cohort than those we often picture entering the...
February 15, 2018 | Report |
Demos
Dear Chairman Alexander and Ranking Member Murray, Demos, a national non-partisan public policy organization working for an America where we all have an equal say in our democracy and an equal...
January 13, 2017 | Advocacy Letter |
The steep increase in college tuition and student debt over the past decade has led our country to engage in a serious debate about the need to reduce college costs and student borrowing. Yet many...
January 10, 2017 | Report |
Over the past 15 years, states have made deep cuts to their funding for higher education, causing tuition to rise rapidly, and household incomes have failed to keep up. As a result, student debt...
October 26, 2016 | Explainer |
Demos
Over the past 15 years, states have made deep cuts to their funding for higher education, causing tuition to rise rapidly, and household incomes have failed to keep up. As a...
October 19, 2016 | Explainer |
Demos
It is undisputed that the way we pay for higher education has shifted drastically over the past few decades—from summer jobs and moderate savings, to increasingly greater amounts of debt. For all the...
September 28, 2016 | Explainer |