As the Director of Communications, Kendra Bozarth sets the organization's editorial strategy and oversees the publications process for all products, ranging from white papers and blog posts to social media content and annual appeals. She serves as production director on all Roosevelt publications, working with project teams—of fellows, program directors, creatives, and editorial staff—to move products from conception to launch, ensuring that they meet Roosevelt’s standards of quality and clarity, align with Roosevelt’s branding, and fulfill organizational goals and objectives. Follow her @kendrabozarth.

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Movement in the Midterms Two years after Donald Trump was elected president, American voters returned to the polls in record numbers. “It didn’t deliver a tsunami-like blue wave,” writes Vox’s Emily Stewart. However, “[v]oter turnout in the

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Reclaiming Freedom In an essay for Talking Points Memo, Roosevelt Vice President of Policy and Strategy Nell Abernathy and Fellow Mike Konczal outline why the current moment—as voters, in recognizing that existing economic rules and assumptions are

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Not Buying It In a report published by the Democracy Fund Voter Study Group (VSG), Roosevelt President and CEO Felicia Wong explains what Americans really want from tax reform—and it’s not tax cuts for corporations and the

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Higher Education Doesn’t Pay for Itself As tuition has risen over the last several decades in the U.S., student loan debt has ballooned. In The Student Debt Crisis, Labor Market Credentialization, and Racial Inequality, Roosevelt Fellow Julie

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. The Erosion of America’s Social Contract… Recently, the Trump administration proposed “public charge,” a new rule that would make it exceedingly difficult for immigrants who have received public assistance to secure citizenship in the United States. For

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. New National Director of the Network On Monday, the Roosevelt Institute announced Katie Kirchner as the new director of the Roosevelt Network. As Deputy Director of the Network, Kirchner helped develop and elevate the voices of a

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. Progressives Call for a Revival of Antitrust On Tuesday, the Roosevelt Institute and the Great Democracy Initiative (GDI) released a legislative blueprint to combat America’s second Gilded Age. GDI Co-Founder and Director of Policy Ganesh Sitaraman argues

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. The Worker Power Agreement To strengthen worker power and fight inequality across the globe, Roosevelt Fellow Todd N. Tucker proposes a framework of seven strategies in a new report released Tuesday—starting with an international labor agreement. Modeled

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. 10 Years after the Financial Crisis It’s been 10 years since Lehman Brothers filed for the largest bankruptcy in U.S. history, a move that shifted the economy from a financial downturn into the Great Recession. “Have We

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week. 1. The Future of Work, Wages, and Labor On Wednesday, Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI) and three colleagues released The Future of Work, Wages, and Labor report, outlining bold policy priorities necessary to strengthen worker power and rebuild the