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Jared Bernstein, a former chief economist to Vice President Joe Biden, is a senior fellow at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and author of 'The Reconnection Agenda: Reuniting Growth and Prosperity'.
King called for the “radical redistribution of economic and political power.” And he showed us how to get there.
The new Democratic congresswoman started an important conversation about how to progressively raise needed tax revenues.
Progressives should keep our powder dry but give this idea a chance.
Economist Olivier Blanchard has just released a simple, straightforward analysis with the potential to spare a lot of people from needless harm.
Given the low bargaining clout of most American workers, it takes sustained, low unemployment to raise wages.
The 2018 job market didn't get the memo about impending recessionary doom.
I expect slower growth and bigger budget deficits in 2019. But we could get higher real wages, too.
Here are five key policy areas that could use some serious clarification in 2019.
As the new year dawns, we can fight about a non-existent plan for a "wall" or we can take up the true challenges we face.
There's no reason the United States can't have a growing, vibrant union movement.