Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Whether he’s protesting bad legislation or the Fed’s monetary policy, Ady Barkan boils the issue down to its moral essentials.
Congressional Republicans are putting the final wrappings on the Christmas present President Trump promised – a “giant, beautiful
When victory is more important than values democracy suffers. In the early morning hours on December 2nd the Senate Republicans
The measure favors the rich but it would also shift U.S. housing policy away from homeowners.
This isn't on anyone's list of policies that help working mothers.
Republicans favor new restrictions on the earned income tax credit.
The tax code offers powerful tool for boosting wages, which Republicans and Democrats have expanded in the past. That may be changing.
By Kristin Seefeldt, University of Michigan After “Rose” lost her low-wage job in a southeast Michigan nursing home, the
A new analysis breaks down the benefits in the Senate's health care bill.