Fighting for a U.S. federal budget that prioritizes peace, economic security and shared prosperity
Elementary, secondary, higher and vocational education.
President Obama’s State of the Union address last night was as notable for what it included as for what it didn’t include. We give you the lowdown on gridlock, climate change, middle class economics, free community college, taxes, war spending and more.
The White House has announced that President Obama will reveal a proposal to allow students to attend community college free for up to two years.
Will You Vote On Tuesday, November 4?
This week, we’re spotlighting our education-themed voter’s guides with facts about Education, Student Loans and Student Debt.
Today's State Smart preview spotlights federal grants that go directly to state governments and ultimately affect people in our communitites.
It’s election season, when the political ads and campaign claims will fly. National Priorities Project’s 2014 Voter’s Guides will help you pierce through campaign rhetoric and get to the bottom of how candidates approach critical federal budget issues.
Here's one way we could help Millenials attain higher education without burgeoning student loan debt.
Spending cuts to public universities shifts the burden of providing higher education to family bank accounts, despite documented stagnation in median family income.
Last month we re-launched a major portion of our website, organizing our federal budget research content into eight issue areas. This week, we bring you key highlights on federal education spending.
Does the federal budget affect lunchtime for the kids in your neighborhood? You might be surprised at the answer.