by Max Marchitello - Guest Contributor Posted on January 19, 2015 Updated: January 19, 2015
Senator Alexander, the Chairman of the Senate HELP Committee, wants to destroy the federal government’s ability to protect students’ right to a high-quality education.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 18, 2015
Obama will unveil the plan at this week's State of the Union.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 17, 2015 Updated: January 17, 2015
Intel will add an additional eight weeks of paid "bonding" leave for new parents of both genders.
by Alan Pyke Posted on January 16, 2015
Seattle's shelters system leaves hundreds of homeless people on the streets every night, and the mayor's new proposal for organizing those people is at best a stop-gap measure towards lasting solutions.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 16, 2015 Updated: January 16, 2015
President Obama will propose measures to encourage the flow of private investment in the face of Congressional inaction.
by Alan Pyke Posted on January 15, 2015
A look at the new recommendations for combating "a toxic combination of too little growth and rising inequality" in industrialized democracies that could help define the 2016 presidential race.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on January 15, 2015 Updated: January 16, 2015
A $25 million grant so historically black colleges can expand their cybersecurity programs could be the move needed to bridge the tech industry's diversity problem -- and make our data safer.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 15, 2015 Updated: January 16, 2015
Home care workers were on the verge of getting the same basic labor rights as everyone else until a judge struck them down.
Despite leading JP Morgan Chase through numerous scandals that exemplify the need for tighter banking regulation, Jamie Dimon wants financial regulators to get off his back.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 14, 2015 Updated: January 15, 2015
Obama will call for the passage of a national paid sick days law.