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Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. Why Companies are Rewarding Shareholders Instead of Investing in the Real Economy (WaPo) Lydia DePillis looks at Roosevelt Institute Fellow J.W. Mason’s new white paper on how the shift towards increased shareholder payouts since the 1980s has decreased corporate investment.

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Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. Annual Bank Profit Falls for First Time in Five Years (WSJ) Victoria McGrane says the trend is primarily because seven of the 10 largest banks posted lower earnings, while other parts of the banking sector, like community banks, are thriving.

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Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. Free the Middle Class (USA Today) Senator Elizabeth Warren and Representative Elijah Cummings argue that bringing back a strong middle class requires government intervention. Even Better Than a Tax Cut (NYT) Continually cutting taxes won’t be possible if the government

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Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. GOP Health Plan Would Leave Many Low-Income Families Behind (The Hill) Roosevelt Institute Fellow Andrea Flynn explains how the Republican substitute for the Affordable Care Act would leave people with higher costs, worse coverage, and fewer protections. Walmart Sends Wage

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Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. College as a Catalyst for Civic Engagement (Medium) Roosevelt Institute | Campus Network member Zach Lipp builds on a recent column by Frank Bruni, arguing that liberal education should develop the skills of civic engagement, not just citizenship. Walmart Is

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Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. Set the Wayback Machine for Housing Finance Reform, But to When? (CLS Blue Sky Blog) Roosevelt Institute Senior Fellow Brad Miller lays out the history of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to argue for a stronger government role in creating

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Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. The Big Lock-In (Medium) Roosevelt Institute Fellow Susan Crawford explains how Comcast is trying to dominate online video to the point where consumers wouldn’t even see that other alternatives exist. Aid to Needy Often Excludes the Poorest in America (NYT)

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Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. Obama Shames Companies Who Don’t Want to Provide Health Insurance (Melissa Harris-Perry) As guest host on Melissa Harris-Perry, Roosevelt Institute Fellow Dorian Warren examines the president’s comments about a Staples policy that prevents workers from obtaining insurance. The State Where

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Click here to subscribe to Roosevelt First, our weekday morning email featuring the Daily Digest. Cornell Roosevelt Institute to Benefit From Grant (Cornell Daily Sun) Stephanie Yan reports on how the Roosevelt Institute | Campus Network’s MacArthur Award will impact the Cornell chapter, which will benefit from new national training programs. Philadelphia Joins the Growing

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