by Alice Ollstein Posted on November 18, 2014 Updated: November 18, 2014
Workers tell Congress raising hourly wages isn't enough for struggling part-time employees with limited rights and no benefits.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 27, 2014 Updated: April 28, 2014
The Massachusetts Senator told George Stephanopoulos that she left the GOP after the party dedicated itself to tilting the playing field in favor of Wall Street.
by Josh Israel Posted on March 17, 2014 Updated: March 19, 2014
In 2012, then-Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA) proposed a “People’s Pledge” to keep outside groups from interfering in his re-election race against now-Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D).
by Mason Atkins Posted on March 6, 2014 Updated: March 6, 2014
"Do we invest in students, or millionaires?" she asked.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 14, 2014
By a 44-37 margin, Americans support replacing predatory cash-advance companies with the U.S. Postal Service.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 3, 2014 Updated: February 3, 2014
By offering basic financial services currently provided by predatory lenders, the postal service could save the poor billions and fill its own budget hole.
by Alan Pyke Posted on January 8, 2014
Federal officials tend to exaggerate how good a deal they've gotten for the American people in legal settlements.
by Alan Pyke Posted on December 17, 2013
Despite evidence that credit reports are useless for hiring decisions, employers still rely on them. Sen. Warren and others want to end the practice.
by Ruy Teixeira - Guest Contributor Posted on December 11, 2013
The real issue isn't Elizabeth Warren, but economic populism's value as a winning progressive political strategy.
by Judd Legum & Adam Peck Posted on December 3, 2013 Updated: December 3, 2013
As it turns out, the policies Third Way trashes as "disastrous" are overwhelmingly popular with a broad spectrum of Americans.