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Eric Garcia


Where Hillary Clinton's Paid Family Leave Proposal Splits From What's Worked in the States

Clinton said this week paid family leave is possible by taxing the wealthy, but states have done so without soaking the rich.


Suspension of G Fund Investments Could Last Until October

Treasury secretary Jacob Lew says he plans to extend "extraordinary measures" to avoid a default until Oct. 30.


Millennials Now Outnumber Boomers in the U.S.

More than half of children under the age of 5 are racial minorities.


Don't Worry About the U.S. Hitting Its Debt Limit Yet

Thanks to increases in tax revenue, a sliding deficit, and extraordinary measures by the Treasury Department, there is time before the U.S. could default.