Good Jobs First Blog

Dec
13
1901

Spring fever in the Big Apple

I wasn't just hallucinating in the noonday sun; there was love in the air today.  At a rally on the steps of City Hall stood Bronx residents, elected officials, retail clerks' and janitors' union members and plenty of building trades hardhats in support of a Community Benefits Agreement to

Dec
13
1901

With No Tax Breaks to Lure Venture Capital, Oregon Still Sees It Double

In many states, advocates of cutting taxes on capital gains (profits from sales of business assets) have claimed lower rates would increase the flow of venture capital and so clear the pathway to rapid economic growth.