The July Column discusses how the District’s financial woes are being misdiagnosed. It finds that while DC’s finances have suffered in the recession ‘ as have nearly every other city and states ‘ DC has actually weathered the economic storm better than most states. The misdiagnosis of DC’s finances have led to the wrong prescription to fix them, and have led to the creation of unnecessary limits on policymakers that will inhibit their ability to make the critical reinvestments the District needs as we exit the recession.
DC Voters Want One Fair Wage and DC Council Should Too.
By Brittany Alston • Hill Rag • August 16, 2018
DC Fiscal Policy Institute Staff: Budget Shows DC Needs Bolder Investments to Put Plans into Action
By DC Fiscal Policy Institute • The DC Line • July 17, 2018
Initiative 77: A Shot at a Predictable Income
By Brittany Alston • Washington Post • June 15, 2018