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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 5, 2019 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org How We Got Here: Economic Ideology and Climate Inaction New Roosevelt report explores how neoliberal ideology has stymied action to address the growing climate crisis New York, NY—Since President Ronald Reagan entered the White House with big promises to smash the regulatory state and free the market,

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 24, 2019 CONTACT: Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org STATEMENT: Roosevelt Institute Fellow Responds to Resignation in US Department of Education New York, NY—Tuition is rising, and student loan debt stands at more than $1.6 trillion. Meanwhile, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’s policies continue to trap Americans in more debt.  Today, however, news is

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:October 5, 2019 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org Roosevelt Institute Presents 2019 Four Freedoms Awards to Champions of Democracy Ceremony highlights the importance of democratic values in a challenging political landscape Hyde Park, NY—Today, the Roosevelt Institute celebrated the Four Freedoms Awards, honoring Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt’s legacies and those who exemplify core freedoms that

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:September 9, 2019 CONTACT:Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org The System Is Rigged: Student Debt and the Racial Wealth Gap New report highlights link between structural racism in America and racial disparities in higher education; calls for new progressive student debt policy proposals New York, NY— Today, a new report co-released by Demos, The Century Foundation,

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 30, 2019 CONTACT: Kendra Bozarth, kbozarth@rooseveltinstitute.org Reviving Industrial Policy and Economy-Wide Planning in the Time of Global Crises New Roosevelt report explores the role of democratic industrial policy in tackling America’s greatest global threats The US faces numerous challenges—from climate change to trade competition—that make a more robust industrial policy and

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 24, 2019 CONTACT: Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org Roosevelt Network Launches Annual Emerging Fellows Research Program New student-led research focuses on climate change, social justice, and the opioid epidemic Today, the Roosevelt Network launched the latest research papers from its Emerging Fellowship program, a yearlong opportunity for college students to dig deeper into

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 23, 2019 STATEMENT: Roosevelt Network Will No Longer Support Foreign Policy Proposals and Projects New York, NY—To better support student policymakers and activists at the state and local levels, the Roosevelt Network is moving away from supporting foreign policy proposals and projects for its 10 Ideas publication. “We want our students

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 18, 2019 CONTACT: Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org STATEMENT: Roosevelt Institute Experts Respond to Stop Wall Street Looting Act NEW YORK, NY—Today, Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) released the Stop Wall Street Looting Act, a bill to curb private equity (PE) firms’ most egregious

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 11, 2019 CONTACT: Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org Rising Number of Hospital Mergers and Closures in Rural America Hurting Women’s Health, Economic Well-Being Roosevelt Institute documents adverse effects of market power crisis An issue brief released today by the Roosevelt Institute finds that corporate consolidation within America’s rural hospital sector is harming both

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 8, 2019 CONTACT: Ariela Weinberger, aweinberger@rooseveltinstitute.org How Philanthropy Can Address the Racial Wealth Gap  A new report explores the evolution of the Ford Foundation’s work on the racial wealth gap and provides recommendations for how the philanthropic sector can more effectively address the issue Today, the Roosevelt Institute released a report