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Bryce Covert

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Bryce Covert

Bryce Covert

Bryce Covert is the Economic Policy Editor for ThinkProgress and a blogger at TheNation.com.

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It’s easier than you think.

Conservatives’ silver bullet is a joke.

Progressives have forgotten that taxes do more than just raise money.

Paul Ryan’s poverty plan uses old tricks to make deep cuts.

Both Republicans and Democrats want to solve economic insecurity by giving people more purchasing power. There’s a better solution.

If Republicans are playing hardball, Democrats should too.

Ryan wouldn’t just slash Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security. He would fundamentally alter how those programs work.

Blogs

Flexible scheduling may do more harm than good as it reinforces stereotypical gender roles.
If Republicans feel entitled to push pet projects in exchange for opening the government or avoiding default, Democrats should call them on...
The protracted fight to get a more qualified woman nominated over a less qualified man is a perfect parable for how hard achieving...
Hanna Rosin preemptively declares the death of a system that still shapes our workplaces and our lives.
Home care workers are still excluded from federal labor laws fifty years after protesters demanded inclusion.
The personal is also political for husbands.
Politicians from President Obama to Republican leaders are introducing legislation aimed at fixing the challenge of balancing family and...
Until men are also expected to take time away from work to be with children, workers of both genders face a vicious cycle.