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Format: 11-17-2018
Format: 11-17-2018
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 |
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 |
Amy Traub
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 |
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 |
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
Dear Members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions: Dēmos strongly opposes the appointment of Andrew Puzder as Secretary of Labor and urges the members of the Senate...
January 11, 2017 | Advocacy Letter |
Tamara Draut
As the United States rapidly becomes both a more diverse and unequal nation, policymakers face the urgent challenge of confronting growing wealth gaps by race and ethnicity. To create a more...
June 21, 2016 | Report |
Laura Sullivan
Tatjana Meschede
Lars Dietrich
and Thomas Shapiro