Economy

The budget disproportionately balances the budget with cuts to programs for low-income Americans while leaving seniors unscathed.

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Everyone Economics

New data supports economic populism as a Democratic strategy

A framework for advocating and explaining progressive economic policies has tremendous appeal to voters in the center of electorate.

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No, Americans Are Not All To Blame for the Financial Crisis

Exposing the big lie of the post-crash economy

Exposing the big lie of the post-2008 economy 

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Natural Gas Will Not Save the U.S. Economy

We're racking up environmental debt, and still borrowing more

We're racking up environmental debt, and still borrowing more.

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Analysts are chalking up the recent string of subpar economic data to the weather.

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It isn't just bad for 20-somethings; it's bad for everybody. 

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The Congressional Budget Office just threw a hand grenade into the debate over the minimum wage. A new report released Tuesday argues that a higher minimum wage, which has become a centerpiece of President Obama’s agenda for combating economic inequality, will cost jobs. What lessons should we take from this report?

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Here's a tool that can actually tell us how economically secure our nation is.

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The Real Reason Abortion Has Declined

It's not due to harsh new laws in many states—not yet, anyway

It's not due to harsh new laws in many states—not yet, anyway.

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The New York Times wrote Thursday about Colorado’s “marijuana refugees”: Families who uprooted their lives to the move to the state when it legalized pot because the drug has crucial medicinal effects on their children’s illnesses. “I put what fit in my car and drove out here,” Marisa Kiser, whose toddler, Ezra, has had seizures almost since birth, told the Times.

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