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Neera Tanden
President of the Center for American Progress

Entries by Neera Tanden

America Should Be the Best Place to Raise a Child -- Not the Hardest

(45) Comments | Posted May 2, 2016 | 5:11 PM

Every parent wants to give their child the chance to succeed. But amidst flat wages and rising costs, millions of families are struggling to put food on the table, put gas in the car, or make this month's rent.

Families with young children have borne the heaviest burden. Infants...

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Miliband's Visit to Washington Provides a Timely Reminder of the Post-Crash Challenges Faced on Both Sides of the Atlantic

(1) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 8:00 AM

Lord Wood of Anfield is a shadow minister without portfolio and adviser to Ed Miliband, Neera Tanden is president of the Center for American Progress

This week, as Ed Miliband visits Washington DC for the first time as Leader of the Labour Party, the relationship between progressives on both sides...

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Driving Workplace Flexibility for All

(2) Comments | Posted June 23, 2014 | 8:05 AM

On Monday, we'll be participating in the White House Summit on Working Families, joining business leaders, economists, labor leaders, policymakers, and fellow citizens. We're meeting to answer a crucial question: How can we build a 21st century workplace that supports thriving employees, growing businesses, and healthy economies -- all at...

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Millennials Are Key to Making America Stronger

(47) Comments | Posted July 30, 2013 | 6:25 PM

Looking at the broad range of challenges facing the country today -- a broken immigration system, harmful budget cuts that continue to slow economic recovery, intrusive attacks on women's health in state after state, and dangerous restrictions on voting rights -- it's clear that progressives have many fights ahead if...

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