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08/24/2018 | Published by: The Washington Post
08/24/2018

Fed chairman defends interest rate hikes as Trump’s attacks show no sign of working

Fed chairman defends interest rate hikes as Trump’s attacks show no sign of working

Several protesters from the progressive group Fed Up stood outside the conference room where Powell delivered the speech. Much like Trump, they say raising rates again will harm working people’s...

08/24/2018 | The Washington Post | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Bankruptcy lenders say 'no' to more cash benefits for fired Toys 'R' Us workers

Wachtell's letter said there's $180 million set aside for unsecured creditors with administrative claims. The two advocacy groups, which include the Center for Popular Democracy and the Private...

08/24/2018 | Bloomberg | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Fed Up Panels Solve Wage Stagnation Puzzle: Corporate Power Makes Markets Uncompetitive

09.23.2018

JACKSON HOLE, WY — Today, experts on our economy came together in Jackson Hole, Wyoming to...

08/23/2018 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
08/23/2018 | Published by: Primera Hora
08/23/2018

Más alta la factura de luz y otras implicaciones de los acuerdos de la junta

Más alta la factura de luz y otras implicaciones de los acuerdos de la junta

Encubrimiento de violaciones de ley, conflicto de intereses, ganancias desmedidas de especuladores financieros y mayores cargas económicas para el pueblo son algunas de las implicaciones de los...

08/23/2018 | Primera Hora | Civic Engagement
08/23/2018 | Published by: Politico
08/23/2018

Why markets ignore Trump news

Why markets ignore Trump news

ALSO TODAY: FED UP IN WYOMING — Per release: “On the eve of the Federal Reserve’s annual economic symposium in Jackson Hole, researchers, scholars, and workers will join Fed Up for a panel...

08/23/2018 | Politico | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
08/23/2018 | Published by: Reuters
08/23/2018

Fed policymakers see rate hikes, blurring dove-hawk divide

Fed policymakers see rate hikes, blurring dove-hawk divide

Whitehurst’s group of activists, Fed Up, has printed pamphlets to distribute at the conference venue that say George, along with other traditionally hawkish policymakers, “wants more people to be...

08/23/2018 | Reuters | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
08/23/2018 | Published by: The Wall Street Journal
08/23/2018

Central Bankers’ Jackson Hole Gathering: a Cheat Sheet

Central Bankers’ Jackson Hole Gathering: a Cheat Sheet

For the fifth year in a row, the liberal Center for Popular Democracy’s Fed Up campaign is on hand for the Jackson Hole gathering. It organized a Thursday panel on slow wage growth and market...

08/23/2018 | The Wall Street Journal | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
08/23/2018 | Published by: CNBC
08/23/2018

The Fed should not raise interest rates until wages go up

The Fed should not raise interest rates until wages go up

Shawn Sebastian, Fed Up Campaign co-director, and Marshall Steinbaum, Roosevelt Institute research director, discuss agreeing with Trump about the Fed raising interest rates and why wages haven't...

08/23/2018 | CNBC | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Why the Fed should target underemployment, not unemployment, as it sets interest rates

Members of the Fed Up Coalition protest during the Jackson Hole economic symposium in 2015.

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08/20/2018 | MarketWatch | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up
08/20/2018 | Published by: Yes! Magazine
08/20/2018

U.S. Cities Issue IDs to Protect Undocumented Immigrants

U.S. Cities Issue IDs to Protect Undocumented Immigrants

To help combat such unintended outcomes, the Center for Popular Democracy has consulted with policymakers and advocates—including those from Poughkeepsie—who seek to start municipal ID programs....

08/20/2018 | Yes! Magazine | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

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