By Alan Pyke on December 4, 2013
A look at job creation by profitable U.S. companies that were most and least taxed finds little evidence that higher rates kill jobs.
By Bryce Covert on December 4, 2013
The council voted to raise the city's minimum wage and expand its paid sick days law.
By Judd Legum and Adam Peck on December 3, 2013
As it turns out, the policies Third Way trashes as "disastrous" are overwhelmingly popular with a broad spectrum of Americans.
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By Alan Pyke on December 3, 2013
Detroit is officially eligible for bankruptcy protections that will allow it to impose cuts on retirees who cannot afford them.
By Scott Keyes on December 3, 2013
The People's Pope puts faith into action.
By Bryce Covert on December 3, 2013
Both parents will soon be able to share up to a year of family leave to care for a new child.
By Igor Volsky on December 3, 2013
The scores from 2012 Program for International Student Assessment come as Republican lawmakers and state legislators are reconsidering their support for Common Core.
By Zack Beauchamp on December 3, 2013
The Amazon drones force us to start thinking about whether robotic innovation will make everyone’s life much better -- or inequality much worse.
The number of banks fell to a record low in September, underscoring the continuing risks the industry poses to the rest of the economy.
By Bryce Covert on December 2, 2013
Congress schedules plenty of vacation time for itself but has yet to guarantee that all Americans can take time off.