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Facts about Immigration and the Economy

The above video addresses five facts about immigration reform and the American economy. Here are some addition facts from the Center from American Progress: Immigration reform will decrease the deficit by hundreds of billions of dollars. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, or CBO, found that S. 744—the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, […]

How Can We Cut Poverty Today?

In the video below, the Center for American Progress proposes five things we can do to cut poverty now. In short, the five things are: Create jobs Increase the minimum wage Expand access to high quality pre-k and childcare Make the workplace family friendly Don’t make poverty worse In the following video, these points are […]