Devin Duffy is a ReaesrcherAdvocacy and Policy Associate at the Roosevelt Institute.

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Women’s Rights are Human Rights In an interview with NPR’s All Things Considered, Roosevelt Fellow Andrea Flynn explained how centering the rights and health of women is essential to reviving the Obama coalition and championing the sort

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Trump’s Weak Tea on Trade As the Democratic Party released its updated platform on trade, many noted that in broad strokes it sounds eerily similar to what President Trump has done so far. But in conversation with

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Tackling Antitrust On Monday, congressional Democrats rolled out their economic agenda for the 2018 elections. A key part of this plan is its emphasis on the need for stronger antitrust enforcement to make our economy more dynamic

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. How Progressives Can Move Forward Our government’s failure to truly grapple with the growing concentration of wealth and power in fewer and fewer hands has left millions of voters feeling economically stranded and skeptical of both parties. For

A few weeks ago, I was in room full of progressives listening to the presentation of a Democratic pollster explaining how the Party can regain power and win in the midterm elections. “Democrats are ceding the territories of ‘National Security’ and ‘Job Creation’ to Republicans!” he warned, gesturing at his PowerPoint of graphs and charts

Today, Steven Mnuchin faces his confirmation hearing for Treasury Secretary. Since President-Elect Donald Trump selected Mnuchin as his pick for Treasury Secretary, several stories have emerged about the nominee that could be considered disqualifying: for instance, the story of how Mnuchin and his family profited from Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme, to the tune of several