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Center for a Better South

Root Out Rogues at IRS

Andy Brack | Posted 07.21.2013 | Politics
Andy Brack

It took almost three years for our progressive Center for a Better South to get its tax-exempt status approved. I'm convinced we finally got approval only after complaining in a letter to the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Treasury.

New Report Highlights South's Civil War Hangover

Andy Brack | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics
Andy Brack

Although today's South is a diverse economic engine, it still has educational, environmental, poverty, health and other challenges brought on, in large part, by a long period of neglect following the Civil War.

Invest $10 Billion in Gulf Recovery, Development Fund

Andy Brack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Brack

If you listen to the rhetoric surrounding the Gulf oil disaster, much of the talk is about people getting their lives back to normal -- to how things were. But is this really the right focus? Just look at how things have been.