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14 Big Ideas to Build a Strong & Diverse Middle Class
August 10, 2012
Dēmos has measured the comparative effectiveness of five leading fiscal proposals. We evaluate the plans in eight categories: jobs and public investment; health care affordability; Social Security income; education; defense policy; fair and adequate revenues; and long-term debt reduction.
May 11, 2011
Heather C. McGhee
Answers to 8 frequently asked questions.
June 21, 2011
Signed into law on May 22, 2009, the Credit CARD Act has benefited millions of households in ways that directly affect their monthly budgets.
May 22, 2012
New York State’s Climate and Community Protection Act (CCPA) is a bold climate action policy for the people of New York.
March 20, 2019
As part of an effort to reshape rules around debt and lending to reduce racial wealth inequality, we propose establishing a public credit registry to gradually replace the current for-profit credit reporting system.
April 3, 2019
How the Climate & Community Protection Act will Increase Resiliency for New York’s Latinx Communities
April 15, 2019
The specter of voter fraud is a talking point deployed to silence the voices of Black and brown voters across the country.
April 14, 2020
Congress must address how Black, Indigenous, and Latinx people confront both the worst health outcomes and the greatest threats to household financial stability as a result of the pandemic.
July 27, 2020
This platform proposes a set of actions the executive branch can take to equitably address the climate crisis without new legislation, major new appropriations, or other Congressional authority.
July 22, 2020
Identifying Communities That Face Environmental Injustice, Using Lessons Learned from State Equity Mapping Programs
October 21, 2020
Executive actions the new administration can take to deliver economic relief and protect workers and families.
December 18, 2020
Due to disinvestment, a lack of grant aid, and the rising cost of living, Arizona’s students face a steep hill in paying for college.
February 2, 2021
Policymakers in Michigan have continuously made attending college harder through divestment in Michigan’s public higher education system, resulting in skyrocketing college prices.
February 2, 2021
How We Can Fix the Housing Affordability Crisis
April 26, 2019
Ensuring just and equitable access to and ownership of one our most vital natural resources—energy—is vital to building a vibrant, inclusive democracy.
March 25, 2021
The three sets of steps policymakers and election officials must take to ensure that Black and brown Americans—and all Americans—can exercise their fundamental right to vote in 2020 and beyond.
April 28, 2020
Ways to increase access to the ballot for people who are released from incarceration and for eligible voters who are currently incarcerated.
May 20, 2020
New Mexico is failing to enable Black and Brown communities to access their fundamental right to vote.
October 28, 2020
Andrea J. Serrano
Amshula K. Jayaram