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Will Trump Kill the CFPB?
Created in response to the financial crisis, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has returned nearly $12 billion to consumers—which may be exactly why it’s now under threat.| July 7, 2017
Kansas, Sam Brownback, and the Trickle-Down Implosion
The Kansas governor’s attempt to create supply-side nirvana in Middle America not only failed to grow the economy—it created a crippling crisis of government that led to a statewide rejection of his politics.| June 28, 2017
A New Farm Worker Union Is Born
Indigenous Oaxacan farm workers win themselves a union in the Pacific Northwest.| June 26, 2017