Results related to “budget”
by Imara Jones on December 11 2013, 11:45AM
The two-year fiscal deal announced by Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) erases sequestration until 2016, restores funding to badly needed social programs, and allows for new investments in critical areas necessary to grow the economy.
by Imara Jones on December 11 2012, 10:19AM
Imara Jones argues that the core problem with how government taxes and spends is that the poor are actually the ones subsidizing the rich.
by Imara Jones on November 30 2012, 9:33AM
The debate over taxes is and has always been a proxy for one about racial inequity. And we’ve never been able to admit it.
by Debayani Kar on February 10 2010, 8:57PM
Applied Research Center publishes its fifth edition of the “California Legislative Report Card on Racial Equity” today, as people of color look to legislative solutions to pull their communities out of the recession. Unfortunately, California lawmakers are failing the grade….