Lindsay Koshgarian

Lindsay Koshgarian is Research Director at the National Priorities Project. 

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Monday, November 13, 2017
What Else Could a Tax Cut for the Richest 1% Buy?
Inequality in America has been growing for decades , stymying our national potential and contributing to the growing political rift in the country. According to estimates by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act introduced in the House of Representatives would...
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Sunday, May 15, 2016
Our Failure to Invest in Infrastructure Is Literally Making Us Sick: #JusticeforFlint
My water’s clean, but I’m feeling sick anyway. The residents of Flint have gone without clean water for 752 days , and counting. That’s more than two years: long enough for toddlers to become preschoolers, for infants to graduate from lead-tainted formula to lead-tainted Kool-Aid. When you think of...
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Thursday, October 22, 2015
Five Reasons We Can't Wait for Universal Preschool
A brief personal story: all at once, I changed jobs and our part-time babysitter moved on after three terrific years: the scramble was on for loving, enriching child care at a price that didn’t break our family’s budget. Maybe you’ve been there. Maybe it was 30 years ago, or maybe just last year...
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Wednesday, April 29, 2015
National Defense Authorization Act: Five Things You Should Know
Today – all day and quite possibly into the night -- the House Armed Services Committee is marking up the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). But what is the NDAA, and why should we care? Here are five things you should know: Congress is ignoring its own budget caps by pouring money into a...
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