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Christopher Ingraham writes about all things data, with a particular interest in gun policy and drug policy. He previously worked at the Brookings Institution and the Pew Research Center.
Republican lawmakers in Michigan passed a minimum wage bill for the sole purpose of undoing it.
Minimum wages are about two dollars an hour less, on average, than what state residents say they'd prefer.
Provisional overdose data from the CDC suggest that the drug overdose epidemic has plateaued and may even be on the wane.
A new study from the Brookings Institution and Gallup aims to put a price tag on racism.
“Never have corporate profits outgrown employee compensation so clearly and for so long,” as the St. Louis Federal Reserve wrote earlier this year.
Data from Google Trends shows you can set your seasonal calendar using searches for holiday music.
A political scientist mined over 6,500 C-SPAN videos to track lawmaker behavior over a period of 15 years.
Close races mean extra scrutiny of absentee ballot rejections.
Gerrymandering might be an even bigger issue at the state legislative level than at the federal level, but it doesn't get talked about as much.
A Gini coefficient for major league sports titles.