Alex Tucciarone

Alexander Tucciarone is the former Roosevelt Institute Communications Manager.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 31, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   NEW REPORT: U.S. CORPORATIONS ARE SPLURGING ON STOCK BUYBACKS WHILE WORKER WAGES STAGNATE It’s about priorities: McDonald’s could pay its 1.9 million workers $4K more per year with money it spent on buybacks   NEW YORK, NY – At a time when highly profitable

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 27,  2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   STATEMENT: PRESIDENT OF ROOSEVELT INSTITUTE RESPONDS TO SUPREME COURT RULING IN JANUS V. AFSCME   NEW YORK, NY– In response to the United States Supreme Court ruling in the case of Janus v. the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Roosevelt Institute President

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 26 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   NEW REPORT: CORRUPTION FUELS THE STUDENT LOAN DEBT CRISIS Roosevelt Institute Higher Education Expert Identifies Outsized Power of Special Interests in America’s Staggering $1.5 Trillion Student Debt System   NEW YORK, NY – In its latest issue brief, Who Pays? How Industry Insiders Rig

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 19 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   NEW REPORT TAKES AIM AT MYTHS ABOUT SHAREHOLDERS, DESCRIBES HARM THEIR POWER CAUSES Roosevelt Institute Issue Expert Outlines Ways Our Era of Shareholder-First Economics Is Bad for Companies, the Broader Economy   NEW YORK, NY – In a new report, the Roosevelt Institute

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 12 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   STATEMENT: THE ROOSEVELT INSTITUTE RESPONDS TO VERDICT IN AT&T-TIME WARNER MERGER TRIAL   NEW YORK, NY– In response to Judge Richard Leon’s verdict in the Department of Justice (DOJ) Antitrust Division’s lawsuit to block the merger of AT&T and Time Warner, Roosevelt Institute

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 12 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-2673-9775   NEW ROOSEVELT INSTITUTE REPORT: BAD POLICIES, NOT AUTOMATION, THREATEN FUTURE WORKER PROSPERITY Leading Economic Think Tank Explains How Mass Joblessness Is Not Imminent, Outlines Policies to Ensure Automation Benefits Workers   NEW YORK, NY – Amid mounting public anxiety about the specter of

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 24, 2018 CONTACT: Jennifer Miller, jmiller@rooseveltinstitute.org   NEW ROOSEVELT INSTITUTE REPORT HIGHLIGHTS THE HARMFUL RACIAL IMPACTS OF THE GOP TAX LAW Latest Analysis From Leading Progressive Think Tank Argues Tax Overhaul ‘Preys Upon People of Color’   NEW YORK, NY — Earlier today, the Roosevelt Institute released its latest issue brief: Hidden

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 22, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   NEW ROOSEVELT INSTITUTE REPORT: LIMITS ON STOCK BUYBACKS AT WALMART COULD MEAN HUGE RAISES FOR WORKING FAMILIES Research From Leading Progressive Think Tank Highlights Need to Crack Down on Stock Buybacks   NEW YORK, NY — If Walmart were to redirect $10 billion that it

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 2, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   NEW REPORT CALLS FOR CREATION OF FEDERAL ENFORCEMENT AGENCY TO FIGHT CORRUPTION, REVAMP OF POST-WATERGATE ERA SYSTEM Proposed Agency is Centerpiece of Comprehensive Plan to Rebuild Trust in Government     NEW YORK, NY – Today, the Roosevelt Institute and the Great Democracy Initiative released

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 26, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   ROOSEVELT INSTITUTE ECONOMIST PRAISES NEW LEGISLATION TACKLING THE EXCESSIVE POWER OF MANAGEMENT IN THE LABOR MARKET Legislation Would Address the Ways Overly-Concentrated Labor Markets Harm Working People, Comes on Heels of New Roosevelt Institute Report on Market Power   NEW YORK, NY —

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 18, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   NEW ROOSEVELT NETWORK REPORT: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY OFFICIALS ENGAGING IN EGREGIOUS FINANCIAL MISMANAGEMENT Student-Led Report Examines Financial Misjudgments and Points to Outsized Role of Financial Actors at Universities, in Broader Economy   EAST LANSING, MI – The Roosevelt Network today released a new

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 10, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   STATEMENT: LATEST FACEBOOK CONTROVERSY UNDERSCORES RISKS OF CORPORATE POWER, NEED FOR GREATER REGULATION   NEW YORK, NY– In advance of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony before Congress, Marshall Steinbaum, Research Director and Fellow at the Roosevelt Institute, issued the following statement: “The latest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 6, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   ROOSEVELT INSTITUTE FELLOW, ANTHEM PRESS RELEASE NEW BOOK ON KEY GLOBAL ECONOMIC FLASH POINT IN TRUMP ERA Book Focuses on Controversial Legal Mechanism Used to Challenge Labor, Environmental, Consumer Protections Around the World   NEW YORK, NY– This week, Roosevelt Institute Fellow and

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MEDIA ADVISORY: March 29, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   New Report from the Roosevelt Institute: Rampant Market Power of Corporations Responsible for Rigging the Economy Against American Workers and Consumers, Harming Communities New York, NY — Earlier this week, the Roosevelt Institute released its latest report, Powerless: How Lax Antitrust and Concentrated Market Power Rig

MEDIA ADVISORY: March 22, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   STATEMENT: Financial Economy Experts at Roosevelt Institute React to Bill Introduced by Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) to Ban Stock Buybacks New York, NY — Responding to the introduction of the Reward Work Act by Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), which would ban stock buybacks and

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 6, 2018 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   STATEMENT: Roosevelt Institute Senior Economist Applauds ‘The Worker Dividend Act’ Introduced by Senator Cory A. Booker Measure would require companies to provide a commensurate benefit for employees when CEOs, shareholders benefit from stock buybacks   NEW YORK, NY — Earlier today, Senator Cory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 2, 2018 Contact: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   THE ROOSEVELT INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES FOUR NEW FELLOWS Additions Will Boost Think Tank’s Work on Building a More Inclusive, Balanced Economy   NEW YORK, NY — This week, the Roosevelt Institute announced the arrival of four new Fellows joining its think tank team: William

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 31, 2018                                                                                  Contact: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775   Roosevelt Institute Responds to President Trump’s First State of the Union Address Leading Progressive Think Tank Reflects on Trump’s Year in Office, What the Country Needs Moving Forward   New York, NY — Following President Trump’s first State of the Union address,

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 4, 2017 Contact: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263- 9775   Roosevelt Institute Calls on Federal Reserve to Take on Greater Role in Managing the Financial System Leading Progressive Think Tank Builds On Earlier Case for More Expansionary Policy to Propose Expanded Monetary Policy Toolkit New York, NY — Despite record corporate profits

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 9, 2017 Roosevelt Institute Welcomes Three New Fellows Leading Progressive Think Tank Adds to Its Team of Cutting Edge Policy Experts NEW YORK, NY — This week, the Roosevelt Institute announced the arrival of three new Fellows joining its think tank team: Mayuri Chaturvedi, Jenn Harris, and Mark Paul. “We are

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 12, 2017 CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, atucciarone@rooseveltinstitute.org, 516-263-9775 Veteran journalist Dan Rather, musician and civil rights advocate Harry Belafonte call for vigilance in protecting our basic freedoms during Trump administration Rather, Belafonte make remarks during Roosevelt Institute’s Annual Four Freedoms Awards New York, NY – Musician and civil rights advocate Harry Belafonte and veteran journalist

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 12, 2017               CONTACT: Alexander Tucciarone, 516-263-9775                                                         Roosevelt Institute: Roosevelt Institute, Cambridge University Press Release Book On Racial

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 24 2017 THE ROOSEVELT INSTITUTE WELCOMES RELEASE OF DEMOCRATS’ ECONOMIC AGENDA Progressive Think Tank Commends Renewed Emphasis on Antitrust Policy NEW YORK, NY – Earlier today, Congressional Democrats released an economic agenda that includes a new proposal to revive antitrust policy as a way to curb excessive corporate power and rebalance the

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                                                   CONTACT: May 23,

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                                                   CONTACT: May 10,

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                                                 CONTACT: March 29, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                       CONTACT: March 13, 2017                                                        Alexander Tucciarone, 516-263-9775 Roosevelt Institute Announces Two New Fellows Michael Linden, Maya Wiley to Boost Growing Team of High-Level Progressive Policy Analysts NEW YORK, NY – The Roosevelt Institute, a leading progressive think tank committed to forwarding the legacy of Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt in the 21st century, has announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                                       CONTACT: March 3, 2017                                                        Alexander Tucciarone, 516-263-9775 Roosevelt Institute Announces Two New Members for Board of Directors Wole Coaxum, Jas Johl to Join Board of Leading Progressive Think Tank NEW YORK, NY – The Roosevelt Institute, a leading progressive think tank established to honor and advance the legacy of Eleanor and Franklin

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