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.
Time to Fully Fund Birth to Three
By Marlana Wallace • Hill Rag • September 4, 2018
22 Years After Federal Changes to Welfare, DC Stands Out as a Rare Success for Families
By Kate Coventry and Simone Holzer • The DC Line • August 22, 2018
DC Voters Want One Fair Wage and DC Council Should Too.
By Brittany Alston • Hill Rag • August 16, 2018