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Right to Work Would Harm All Americans Report
FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2011, file photo demonstrators rally in support of Wisconsin workers at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. As other states move to weaken public employee bargaining rights in the aftermath of the Wisconsin showdown, unions and their allies dare to hope they can turn rage into revival. This could be a make or break moment for a movement that brought the nation the 40-hour week, overtime pay, upward mobility, and now a struggle to stay relevant in the modern age. ( AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

Right to Work Would Harm All Americans

A national right-to-work law would increase the power of corporations but harm the middle class, workers, and American democracy.

Ryan Erickson, Karla Walter

Cities at Work Report
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Cities at Work

Local governments need to take bold action to restore the middle class and ensure more access to it. Cities are an important and unique solution to many social problems.

The Decline of Colorado’s Middle Class Report
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The Decline of Colorado’s Middle Class

Colorado’s increasingly unequal economy is harming the state’s middle class and threatening to undermine the state’s long-term prospects for growth.

David Madland, Keith Miller

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