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The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. The Trump Tax “Plan” In a statement picked up by Business Insider, Forbes, and In These Times, Roosevelt Fellow and Senior Economist Marshall Steinbaum argues there’s no basis for believing that cutting corporate taxes will boost economic growth. On our blog,

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. A New Vision for Trade In a new report, highlighted by Politico, Roosevelt Fellow Todd Tucker presents the Sustainable Equitable Trade Doctrine – an approach to trade policy that emphasizes progressive international cooperation and democratic participation in

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. The Truth About Trumpcare At The Nation, Roosevelt Fellow Mike Konczal writes that while the GOP has essentially attacked the Affordable Care Act from the left, arguing that its premiums and deductibles are too high, their new plan is

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Looking Ahead to 2017 In her year-end blog post, Roosevelt President and CEO Felicia Wong reflects on the work that the Roosevelt Institute has done this year and how it has laid the foundation for many important

On Thursday, December 8, 2016, Roosevelt Fellow Mike Konczal testified before the House Financial Services Committee regarding a proposed rollback of Dodd-Frank regulations. Click here to watch the hearing. His prepared testimony is embedded below and available for download here.

We believe our generation has the most to lose or gain in this election. That’s why we came together to build the Next Generation Blueprint for 2016. Crowdsourced from more than 1,000 people in our network from 160+ cities, colleges, and universities, the Blueprint makes a bold claim: It matters who rewrites the rules, not just

Joelle Gamble, National Director of the Roosevelt Network, tells Fox Business that it’s time for candidates to start reaching out to young people. “At the end of the day they have to listen they have to be willing to listen they have to be told that they’re wrong but at the end of the day

The Roosevelt Institute urges the Republican Party and the Democratic Party to incorporate key policies that address economic inequality into the 2016 Republican Platform and the 2016 Democratic Platform. The policies are discussed in detail in three Roosevelt Institute papers on economic growth and shared prosperity listed directly below. In our letters to the Republican

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Joelle Gamble, National Director of the Roosevelt Network, tells Fox Business that it’s time for candidates to start reaching out to young people. “At the end of the day they have to listen they have to be willing to listen they have to be told that they’re wrong but at the end of the day

From building a Next Generation Blueprint with over 1,000 participants to serving on the front lines of sexual assault, privatization, & community engagement, to strengthening our Roosevelt community, 2016 has been a huge year for Roosevelt’s Network. We began this year with a bold mission: “This year, Roosevelt will be unavoidable in our mission to change the

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