Fighting for a U.S. federal budget that prioritizes peace, economic security and shared prosperity
Social insurance and earned benefit programs will touch nearly all Americans during their lifetimes, as most people draw Social Security when they retire or rely on government funded medical care in old age. In 2015, the U.S. will spend $900.5 billion on Social Security alone.
April 15, 2019 is Tax Day. Do you know where your tax dollars are? Here's a hint: military contractors cost the average taxpayer more than the price of a new Macbook Pro, but public housing costs the average taxpayer less than a curling iron from Wal-Mart. The average American paid...
This week the House majority released their budget blueprint for fiscal year 2019, which begins October 1.
Tax Day is April 15, 2019. Want to know what your taxes pay for, and who pays what?
The Souls of Poor Folk is an assessment of the conditions and trends of poverty today and of the past fifty in the United States.