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Less Opportunity, More Support

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump may not appear to have a lot in common. But, by at least one measure, they do: voters with a lack of opportunity....

Washington Wire: National Opportunity Summit

HERE’S A LOOK AT THE DAY AHEAD OBAMA ADMINISTRATION: President Obama meets with African-American leaders at 10:55 a.m. He sits for interviews by local news anchors at 2:30 p.m. The...

U.S. Economic Mobility Improving Very Slowly

Neil Shah, Staff Reporter More than four years into the economic recovery, upward mobility in the U.S. is climbing — but very, very slowly. A new report by...

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