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Identifying Communities That Face Environmental Injustice, Using Lessons Learned from State Equity Mapping Programs
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.
How the Climate & Community Protection Act will Increase Resiliency for New York’s Latinx Communities
New York State’s Climate and Community Protection Act (CCPA) is a bold climate action policy for the people of New York.
The Debt-Free College Act of 2018 would create a new federal-state partnership that re-funds our neglected system of public colleges and job training.
As with any big reform, the push for debt-free college has been met with pushback among a skeptical elite. We have answers for their major concerns.
Why a return to a debt-free system of public universities and colleges would help revive the promise of affordable higher education regardless of one’s family income.
A Federal-State Partnership to Increase State Investment and Return to Debt-Free Public Higher Education
Until about the mid-1990s, debt was the exception, not the rule.
14 Big Ideas to Build a Strong & Diverse Middle Class
10 Ways Student Debt Is Blocking the Economic Mobility of Young Americans
America's students are facing a serious threat from subprime private loans, and the situation could worsen unless Congress votes to close a potential loophole in the proposed Consumer Financial Protection Agency.
The Contract for College would unify the existing three strands of federal financial aid — grants, loans and work-study — into a coherent, guaranteed financial aid package for students.