The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. The Rundown will take a break next Friday, 5/24, but we’ll be back on May 31! 1. Dems Need to Win the Senate to Fix the Senate Last weekend, New York Times opinion columnist Jamelle Bouie makes clear

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Progressives Need a Power Agenda There are a lot of 2020 presidential candidates and a lot of big, bold ideas. For Vox, founder and editor-in-chief Ezra Klein says a policy agenda is not enough: “Democrats need a

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Why Markets Alone Can’t Rectify Power Imbalances Roosevelt Vice President of Policy and Strategy Nell Abernathy joined the latest episode of Bloomberg’s P&L podcast, where she discussed New Rules for the 21st Century and explained why markets

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Student Debt Enters the 2020 Policy Debate Adding to a robust presidential campaign, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) announced her plan to level the playing field in higher education and the economy more broadly. To address the $1.5

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. #NewRules21C Last week in DC, we released New Rules for the 21st Century: Corporate Power, Public Power, and the Future of the American Economy, a report by Roosevelt’s Nell Abernathy, Darrick Hamilton, and Julie Margetta Morgan. Our

Americans are calling for change. The current political moment demands a new approach to politics and policymaking. This week, Roosevelt released a new economic framework, New Rules for the 21st Century: Corporate Power, Public Power, and the Future of the American Economy. It offers policymakers a progressive “one-two punch” for building an inclusive economy: We must

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Launching the Second Decade of 10 Ideas On Tuesday, the Roosevelt Network launched 10 Ideas 2019, the 11th annual edition of the journal. Each year, students research, write, and advocate ideas that are generated through the program’s

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. New Rules for the 21st Century Americans from across the political spectrum are demanding an explanation of why our economy and democracy are working for so few. On Wednesday, April 10, the Roosevelt Institute will be joined

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. The Loss of a Legend Intellectual giant and economics professor Alan B. Krueger passed away on Saturday. “When I first learned of … Alan Krueger’s tragic passing over the weekend, I thought about happiness,” writes Washington Post

Roosevelt Institute President and CEO Felicia Wong interviews Sen. Kamala Harris at the Bold v. Old event.

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Bold Versus Old On Thursday, the Roosevelt Institute teamed up with partner organizations, including Community Change, Economic Security Project, and the Hewlett Foundation, to host “Bold v. Old”—an all-day economic policy conference inspired by Tom Perriello and