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Mindset in the Middle

Our inaugural "State of the Center" poll goes in depth to understand the values animating the political middle. REPORT | One-Pager | The Atlantic Article | SOTC Poll Website

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Why not growth?

Square_thumb by Jim Kessler It polls well, and it's arguably the most important economic issue. So why don't Democrats talk about it? In this op-ed for Republic 3.0 Jim Kessler makes the case for why Democrats ought to be obsessed with economic growth. More ►

Giving Everyone a Reason to Teach

Square_thumb by Tamara Hiler I think it’s no secret that teaching has an image problem, and in many cases, it’s rightfully deserved. With varying certification processes in each state, very few opportunities for advancement within the career, and compensation that rivals that of administrative assistants, it’s easy to see how top-tier Millennials could overlook the many professional benefits unique to teaching in favor of other well-established careers. More ►

EPA's Proposed Greenhouse Gas Rules: Not Radical But Radically Pragmatic

Square_thumb by Melissa Carey As expected, the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) recent proposal to regulate power plant emissions sparked some mild hysteria on the left and the right. But despite what you’re hearing from the ideologues on both sides of this debate, the EPA’s proposed solutions are far from radical. More ►
“If you break the challenges that climate change presents down into their parts, there are real opportunities over the next four years. The bright side of Congress not having worked much over the last two years is that we have a surplus of ideas that could work.”
Josh Freed

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