by Alan Pyke Jul 14, 2015
By repealing the state's 80-year-old prevailing wage law, Gov. Scott Walker (R) has launched a 'race to the bottom' in the Wisconsin construction industry.
by Neera Tanden, Marc Jarsulic, and Matt Browne May 13, 2015
What the New York Times columnist gets wrong about “The Center-Right Moment.”
by Alan Pyke Mar 6, 2015
The Wisconsin GOP has rushed through a so-called "right to work" law that will depress wages and undermine unions in the state. State conservatives have a few more tricks up their sleeve.
by Igor Volsky Jan 13, 2015
Is Mitt Romney the savior of the poor?
by Alan Pyke Oct 15, 2014
Retail companies are saying that middle-class earnings stagnation is bad for business. Are lawmakers listening?
by Alan Pyke Sep 9, 2014
Companies strongly prefer to hire robots and outsource work rather than hire Americans. If forced to create jobs, they will be part-time ones.
by Bryce Covert Aug 27, 2014
The 1 percent's income grew 245 percent over three decades. The rest of us didn't see much.
by Alan Pyke Jul 28, 2014
Household wealth has rebounded at the top, but continues to slide for families in the middle and at the bottom of the economic ladder.
by Mari Hernandez - Guest Contributor May 29, 2014
Middle-class households are a major force in driving rooftop solar installations in emerging residential solar markets.
by Bryce Covert May 26, 2014
The good news is that jobs have bounced back, but middle class jobs are disappearing.