Fines and fees are a high hurdle for job-seeking ex-offenders.
Rather than focus on an anti-Trump resistance, Democrats need to show voters they can accomplish something.
For Democrats to maintain their near-majority advantage, they must craft a broadly appealing agenda that keeps independents and less committed partisans under the tent.
The new federal program could lure fresh investment to distressed areas. But the clock is ticking. Via Governing.
Democratic primary voters didn’t buy the ultra-left’s ‘free-for-all’ agenda. What’s happening is not so much a liberal surge, but a moderate one.
Via USA Today
As many as 41 million Americans live in “higher education deserts.” Here’s how to fix it.
Via Inside Higher Education
Fines and fees are a tempting alternative to raising taxes, but their long-term costs far outweigh the revenues they bring in.