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When someone from another country goes through the difficult process of becoming a naturalized American citizen, he or she should be entitled to full participation in our nation's democracy.
In this report, we review a number of election laws and policies in 10 states chosen because they are expected to have close elections.
This report makes the case that we should create jobs for the unemployed directly and immediately in public employment programs that produce useful goods and services for the public’s benefit.
How Last Minute, Just-In-Time Scheduling Practices Are Bad for Workers, Families and Business
Protecting The Freedom To Vote Against Wrongful Challenges And Intimidation
A picture of the current state of the private retirement system, why this picture bodes ill for the future of retirement in the country, and why that system needs reform.
America needs an election process that is efficient, trustworthy, and welcoming. We need a renewed sense of citizenship and service, and a government that people can believe in.
Results of a telephone survey of local election officials in Idaho, Maine, Minnesota, New Hampshire, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
States are failing low-income communities and our nation's democracy by not adequately complying with federal law that requires human services agencies to provide voter registration services.
Why over a lifetime, 401k fees can cost a median-income two-earner family nearly $155,000 and consume nearly one-third of their investment returns.
According to all available data, the voter participation rate of the first Americans, American Indians and Alaska Natives, is among the lowest of any ethnic group in the country. There are complex historical and cultural reasons that make the issue of voting among American Indians and Alaska Natives unique.
Best-practice recommendations from “Got ID?” programs
How Raising Wages Would Benefit Workers, the Industry and the Overall Economy
How Our Tax Dollars Are Funding Low-Wage Work and Fueling Inequality
The key provisions of the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) that have successfully allowed millions of eligible voters to register.
Extreme wage gaps within the fast food industry has made its sector the most unequal in the American economy
How we work every day to operationalize within our organization the racial equity and inclusion that we seek to advance in our country.
Public-sector jobs in Massachusetts are more likely than private-sector jobs to be good jobs that provide a family-supporting income and wealth-building benefits. They need to be preserved.
This Explainer describes the legal requirements states must follow when maintaining voter rolls.
From the time a baby is born, American families are trapped between the need to provide care for their children and the necessity of earning income.