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It is particularly dangerous to introduce more risk into the banking system at a time when regulators and legislators are already chipping away at several other critical post-financial crisis safeguards.
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As D.C. prepares to vote on tomorrow, important people have been absent from the broad, constant discussion: the servers themselves.
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A minor, nonviolent offense on your record can be a life sentence to poverty.
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The president creating a crisis with North Korea so he can appear to solve that crisis does not count as progress.
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Our is Wyandotte County, the first county in Kansas to pass an ordinance protecting LGBTQ people from discrimination:
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Jacob Soboroff 8h
Cages, stressed agents, uncertain detainees and only four contracted social workers. Our latest — from inside the epicenter of family separations.
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Employing unique systems of accountability for alternative schools sends a signal that the progress of students matters.
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American confidence in the North Korea deal is now where near as sound as the President's.
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American Progress Jun 17
The nations opioid response is one that has left people who suffer from chronic pain in poorer mental health, with a diminished quality of life and in unrelieved and relentless pain.
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American Progress Jun 17
There are currently thousands of migrant children in detention center and those numbers are set to keep climbing thanks to the Trump administrations "no tolerance" policy.
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American Progress Jun 17
As part of their broad attack on science, the Trump Administration has set their destructive sights on climate and energy research.
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American Progress Jun 17
Trump’s culture of corruption leads to a system that rewards payoffs and cronyism, not innovation and excellence.
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American Progress Jun 16
Round two of the would compound the damage already done in the first round by giving even more tax cuts to high-income Americans.
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American Progress Jun 16
"I actually faced a lot of racism in the public schools growing up where I was, being in an immigrant family. When I joined the Boy Scouts, I found a very accepting group of friends."
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American Progress Jun 16
As the United States continues to address the opioid epidemic, the needs of people who live with chronic pain cannot fall by the wayside.
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American Progress Jun 16
45% of teachers who reported dissatisfaction said they would “leave teaching as soon as possible” if they could find a better-paying job.
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American Progress Jun 16
In its assault on the asylum process, the Trump Administration is actually redefining what is and is not a "credible" fear.
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American Progress Jun 16
Rather than a focus on improving economic growth or creating good-paying jobs, Trump and his allies focus on helping friends, punishing enemies, and leaving everyone else with the bill.
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American Progress Jun 15
In April, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan called for snap elections expecting to solidify his rule under new constitutional powers-- current polling data suggests it won't be so easy.
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