Eliza Schultz is the Special Assistant for the Poverty to Prosperity Program at the Center for American Progress.
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Thursday, April 13, 2017
Mike Pence’s Policies Aren’t “Traditional.” They’re Dangerous.
Last month, Vice President Mike Pence cast the deciding vote on a measure that targets funding for Planned Parenthood clinics. His vote—which broke a 50-50 tie in the Senate—makes it legal for states to revoke federal Title X funds from clinics that provide abortion services, jeopardizing access to...
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
This Holiday Season, Workers in Poultry Plants Need a Union
While some Americans will pay upwards of $12 a pound for a heritage breed bird this Christmas, Minnesota workers who toil year-round in poultry plants are struggling to survive. Minnesota, ranked as the largest slaughterer of turkeys in the nation, has long been an epicenter of the American...