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Scott Klinger

Scott Klinger

Scott Klinger is Senior Equitable Development Specialist at Jobs with Justice and an Associate Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies

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Jeff Bezos Should Have Thanked American Taxpayers for Paying for His Space Ride

From the very start, the giant retailer's business strategy has relied on dodging taxes and pocketing public subsidies.

Scott Klinger ·


Are Postal Service Cuts Motivated by Voter Suppression or Privatization—or Both?

The Postmaster General's actions are advancing two of President Trump's goals: undermining confidence in vote by mail and laying a foundation for postal privatization. 

Sarah Anderson ·


USPS Needs Financial Aid to Continue Providing Essential Services

Despite a boom in package deliveries, the Postal Service is facing insolvency due to crisis-related drops in mail revenue and increased costs.

Sarah Anderson ·


If Small Businesses Aren't Essential, Neither Is Collecting Rent

Without rent and mortgage relief, millions of families and smaller landlords could lose their homes and businesses.

Scott Klinger ·


Postal Bankruptcy Would Hit Rural America Hardest

The 15 most rural states would face heavy blows to jobs, revenue, mail and package deliveries, and voting rights.

Sarah Anderson ·


Why Are Working People Forced to Sacrifice for the Common Good But Not the Titans of Capitalism?

Why is it that lawmakers can order workers to stop working, and small business owners to lock their doors, but not order landlords, bankers, and Wall Street investors to also suspend their activities?

Scott Klinger ·


How Congress Manufactured a Postal Crisis—And How to Fix it

An unprecedented congressional mandate threatens the Postal Service's ability to continue to provide good jobs and universal service

Sarah Anderson ·


Why Do Our Schools Seem Broke?

New report shows that subsidies handed out to corporations cost U.S. school districts more than $1.8 billion last year

Scott Klinger ·

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