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Charter Schools Gone Wild: Study Finds Widespread Fraud, Mismanagement and Waste

Bill Moyers - May 5, 2014, by Joshua Holland - Charter school operators want to have it both ways. When they’re answering critics of school privatization, they say charter schools are public —...

05/5/2014 | Promoting Strong Public Schools

Center for Popular Democracy FOILs SUNY-Albany’s Rockefeller Institute Over Debunked Scaffold Safety Law “Study"

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 5, 2014


Contact: Hugh Baran, 646-200-5331, ...

05/5/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Charter School Vulnerabilities to Waste, Fraud, and Abuse

Minnesota passed the first charter school law in 1991.[i] Since then, lawmakers in 41 states and the District of Columbia have written their own charter school laws....

05/5/2014 | Advocating for Community Schools, Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Organizing for Education Justice, Promoting Strong Public Schools

New Report on Charter Schools Exposes Fraud

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 5, 2014

CONTACT:

Kyle Serrette: KSerrette@populardemocracy.org, 202-...

05/5/2014 | Promoting Strong Public Schools

The United Cities of America: What Seattle's Minimum-Wage Deal Means

The Atlantic - May 2, 2014, by Eric Liu - On Wednesday, a Senate filibuster blocked...

05/2/2014 | Connecting Elected Officials for ‘Local Progress’

Aloha State Welcomes Same-Day Voter Registration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 30, 2014

Contact: TJ Helmstetter, Center for Popular Democracy
(973) 464-9224; tjhelm@...

04/30/2014 | Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy

City Council Holds First Hearings Today on "Municipal ID" Program in Council Chambers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 30, 2014
 
Contact: TJ Helmstetter,...

04/30/2014 | Expanding Municipal ID Cards

On Day of Council Hearings, Congress Members Endorse "Municipal ID" Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 30, 2014
 
Contact: TJ Helmstetter,...

04/30/2014 | Expanding Municipal ID Cards

Scaffold Safety Coalition Responds to Latest Construction Fall

Rash of Accidents a Grim Reminder of Need for Strong Safety Laws

The Center for Popular Democracy released today the following statement from Josie Duffy ...

04/30/2014 | Improving Job Quality

Should You Carry a Municipal ID Card?

OZY - April 29, 2014, by Pooja Bhatia - Comprehensive immigration reform is on again. No, it’s off again. No, it’s on again. Nope, it’s off again.

Take heart, CIR enthusiasts. As the back-...

04/29/2014 | Expanding Municipal ID Cards

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