The Economics Behind Obama’s Unapologetically Liberal Second-Term Agenda

My latest contribution to The Atlantic‘s site (from across the Atlantic): The Economics Behind Obama’s Unapologetically Liberal Second-Term Agenda.  I argue that Obama’s state of the union address where he vowed “to reignite the true engine of America’s economic growth – a rising, thriving middle class” builds on a growing body of economic evidence. A strong middle class and […]

Our Working Nation in 2013 | Center for American Progress

Ann O’Leary, Sarah Jane Glynn and I have updated our policy agenda for how to create economic security for today’s families: In October 2009 the Center for American Progress teamed up with then-First Lady of California Maria Shriver to release The Shriver Report: A Woman’s Nation Changes Everything. A Woman’s Nation provided a comprehensive look at how our […]