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The Next Recession Is Really Gonna Suck
The extra help unemployed people got during the Great Recession has emboldened states to mistreat them.
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How The Federal Reserve Could Rain On Trump's Tax Cut Parade
Even if the tax cuts boost growth, the central bank could slam the brakes.
How The Most Famous Former McCain Adviser Of All Time Became A Clinton Talking Point
Hillary Clinton, like many other Democrats, has started citing Mark Zandi's economic analyses.
Don't Leave the Unemployed Out in the Cold
Elyssa Koidin Schmier
National Budget Campaign Director, MomsRising
Members of Congress return to Washington, D.C. this week. Their number one priority must be to extend EUC for the millions of jobless workers struggling to make ends meet.
World Leadership Forum: Free Markets Meet Sustainable Development
Lia Petridis Maiello
Journalist and editor
The 13th Annual World Leadership Forum organized by the Foreign Policy Association in New York City offered a cross-section of facts and opinions on the global economy, financial markets and sustainable development with five high-profile panels.
Spending Showdown Could Spark Catastrophe
To Rescue Local Economies, Cities Seize Underwater Mortgages Through Eminent Domain
E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics, Occidental Col...
In almost every part of the country, entire neighborhoods -- and in some cases, whole cities -- are underwater. They are not victims of natural disasters like Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy. They are drowning in debt, victims of Wall Street's reckless and predatory lending practices.
Report: Famed Economist Is The Front-Runner To Replace Controversial Watchdog
Top Economist Says Economy Can 'Digest' Budget Cuts
Paul Ryan Takes A Page From The Mitt Romney Playbook
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Are Millennials Dragging Down The Whole Economy?
Republican Truth and Real Truth: GSEs and the Housing Bubble
Worrell Professor of Anglo-American Studies, Wake Forest Unive...
The main rewrite now underway in their twice-weekly televised clashes is a rewrite on housing finance.
Foreclosure Filings Fell Steeply In 2011, Little Consolation For Struggling Homeowners
Why States Are Failing At Food Stamp Programs
Jay Carney: Economists Didn't Know How Bad The Recession Would Get
Three Things Obama's Jobs Program Needs
The Grand Charade
Sen. Fritz Hollings
Former U.S. senator (D-SC)
Don't give us a long-term plan for future Congresses to pay the debt. Start paying it. Cut out the politics and replace the corporate tax with a 6% VAT. Cut spending and start paying for government.
Tax Breaks For Rich Exceed Value Of Budget Cuts
Three Fatal Republican Mistakes That Could Spell Their Defeat Next November
Political Organizer, Strategist, Author; Partner Democracy Par...
Republicans have forgotten the fundamental truth that it is much more difficult to take something away from people that they already have, than to prevent them from getting something for which they aspire.
When Cities Struggle, Workers Punished -- But Bondholders Spared
Eric Cantor Dismisses Report That GOP Plan Would Cause Job Loss
Oil Shoots Higher On Libya Protests As Investors Fear 'Nightmare'
Middle East Unrest Could Be 'Exceedingly Dangerous' For The Global Economy
How The Foreclosure Mess Could Hurt The Recovery
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