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Indivisible & Nextgen America Release Video Guides for August Recess Civic Engagement The five-part video guide will provide practical tips for constituents to make their voices heard, take action, and keep up the pressure on their elected officials WASHINGTON, DC –The Indivisible Project[1] and NextGen America[2] today released a five-part video guide[3] encouraging constituents to keep up the pressure on...

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NFIB: CBO Scoring Warns of Damaging Effects Raise the Wage Act will have on Small Business Economy

Washington, D.C. (July 8, 2019) – NFIB, the nation’s leading small business advocacy organization, issued the following statement on behalf of Senior Vice President of Public Policy Brad Close in response to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office’s report, the “Effects on Employment and Family Income of Increasing the Federal Minimum Wage,” which estimates that the Raise the Wage Act would result...

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Employment Policies Institute | Employment Policies Institute Responds to New CBO Report on Job Loss and the Minimum Wage

Washington, D.C. – Today the Employment Policies Institute (EPI) released a statement in response to the Congressional Budget Office’s new report that estimates raising the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour will result in 500,000 fewer entry-level jobs. Michael Saltsman, EPI’s research director, released the following statement in response:The new Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report should come as a warning...

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Highlights of the CBO Budget Outlook

AAF’s Director of Fiscal Policy Gordon Gray breaks down the key points of the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) newly released An Update to the Budget Outlook: 2020-2030. The analysis, the first to fully incorporate the impact of COVID-19, shows that the economic and budgetary consequences of the pandemic combine to push the United States into its highest levels of indebtedness in its history,...

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