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Format: 01-20-2019
Format: 01-20-2019
In Massachusetts, the very rich are getting much richer, the poor are getting poorer, and those in the middle are stagnating. Workers in Massachusetts, as in the nation generally, have seen little to...
November 20, 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
If people can’t move . . . then economic opportunity and quality of life deteriorate. To move is to thrive. To be stuck is to lack opportunity. --Rosabeth Moss Kanter, Move: How to Rebuild and...
November 15, 2017 | Report |
In America, working people have the freedom to band together with their co-workers to negotiate for a fair return on our work. We have the freedom to act together so can we speak with a more...
October 11, 2017 | Explainer |
Dear Ms. Smith, Dēmos submits these comments in response to the Federal Register Notice from the Department of Labor seeking information regarding exemptions from the Fair Labor...
September 25, 2017 | Advocacy Letter |
Dear Senator, We the undersigned organizations write in strong support of The Equal Employment for All Act (S.1819), introduced by Senator Elizabeth Warren. The bill would eliminate an unfair and...
September 19, 2017 | Advocacy Letter |
Demos
Dear Members of Congress, 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 chance in our economy,...
June 22, 2017 | Advocacy Letter |
Vijay Das
Connie Razza
Retailers put a great deal of resources into dealing with theft. They install security cameras, affix anti-theft tags to merchandise, and hire guards to protect stores. Signs warn that shoplifters...
June 12, 2017 | Policy Brief |
Dear Commissioners Salas, Agarwal, and Malalis: Demos appreciates the opportunity to offer testimony on the state of workers’ rights in New York City. We are a non-partisan public policy organization...
April 25, 2017 | Testimony |
Americans are working longer and harder than ever, yet in recent years the gains from economic growth have gone disproportionately to the very highest income earners.1 Working people are left out in...
January 11, 2017 | Report |
Amy Traub