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Democratic Senators Dare GOP To Vote Against Middle-Class Tax Breaks

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 12.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats will dare Republicans to vote against an expansion of tax credits for the middle class with an amendment that's intended to he...

Jonathan Cohn

Working Parents Should Be Very Happy About This Obscure Senate Vote | Jonathan Cohn | Posted 04.06.2015 | Politics

Something pretty remarkable happened late last month while the Senate was voting on the annual budget resolution. And it had very little to do with th...

President's 5 Economic Proposals That Could Benefit LGBTQ People

Meghan Maury | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Meghan Maury

This week, President Obama introduce a series of economic proposals during his annual State of the Union speech. Here's how five of them would impact the LGBTQ community.

Laura Bassett

Women Senators Propose Bill To Help Working Parents | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.08.2014 | Politics

Democratic women senators introduced a bill on Tuesday that aims to make child care less expensive for working parents by expanding the Child and Depe...

Massive Cuts Are Coming Unless We Work Together

Lee A. Saunders | Posted 03.17.2013 | Politics
Lee A. Saunders

It's time to end corporate welfare before forcing our most vulnerable citizens to face unnecessary cuts in programs they rely upon to survive. It's time to pull together to prepare America for the future. Together, we must be part of the fight to make that happen.

Conservative '53 Percenters' Attack Occupy Wall Street Movement

| Posted 12.12.2011 | Business

By Annie Lowrey (View original here) The slogan doesn't exactly sing: "We are the 53 percent!" But this new campaign, a conservative answer to Occu...

The President's 2011 Budget Priorities: Cut Poverty and Promote Opportunity

Michael Laracy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Laracy

What's most remarkable about the president's budget proposal is that low-income kids and families stand out as a clear priority.

More Child Care Credit Among Economic Initiatives Outlined By President Obama | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama proposed nearly doubling the child care tax credit for middle-class families Monday, the latest administration initiative meant to rea...