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Millennials Are Really Worried About The Economy — And Their Future

A new and revealing report by the Democracy Corps revealed the opinions and concerns of a focus group of white men and black women going into this year’s election.

February 5, 2016
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U.S. Birth Rate Finally Rises, Thanks To Moms In Their 30s And Early 40s

Women between the ages of 25 and 29 and ages 45 and older had babies at the same rate in 2014 as they did in 2013.

June 17, 2015
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Race And Religion Split Electorate As Campaigns Begin

Survey finds voting preferences for nascent groups — women with graduate degrees, minorities, and millennials — trend towards Democrats.

April 8, 2015
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New Generation Of African Americans Are Moving Less

African Americans in the South are travelling in more local circles, from the suburb to the city and vice versa, pointing towards a growth in economic opportunities and a preference for southern hospitality.

April 1, 2015

Census Bureau Wants To Stop Collecting Marriage, Divorce Data

In order to save money, the U.S. Census Bureau is proposing the elimination of 30 questions that demographers say are invaluable.

November 18, 2014

Tuesday Probably Meant Nothing For 2016

Have the Republicans really captured the hearts and minds of Americans? Probably not.

November 7, 2014

2014 May Be White Enough For The GOP — But What Comes Next?

Overshadowed amid Sarah Palin’s unique interpretation of Dr. Seuss, Wayne LaPierre’s overheated vision of America’s apocalyptic decline, and all of the other craziness at the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference, Republican pollster Whit Ayres gave a fact-based presentation to the gathering of right-wing activists. What he said should terrify the GOP. Ayres, whose firm counts […]

March 10, 2014
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Younger Immigrants Will Help Counter Our Aging Population

If you think the only reasons to welcome undocumented workers are generosity and compassion toward the “other” — to be welcoming to the stranger — you’re wrong. There is a very selfish reason to offer legal residency to the men, women and children who arrived here without papers: The United States needs all the younger […]

February 15, 2014