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Predominantly nonwhite areas in more than 50 of 60 major US cities have below-prime median credit scores.
The pay for success model can support federal funding for workforce development, which has declined over the past two decades.
Older borrowers collectively hold $247 billion in outstanding federal student debt.
Six million jobs are unfilled, while 6.5 million people are unemployed. Why can’t employers fill these positions?
In maps used in policy debates, states are placed into groups based on choices made by the map creator.
Exposure to indoor allergens and irritants like mold, moisture, pests, and tobacco smoke can exacerbate asthma.
Community foundations have received billions of dollars in donations and are growing rapidly in size and number.
After declining during the Great Recession, construction and development projects are breathing new life into Detroit.
Should the federal government support local programs that promise to make college “free” as a strategy to boost educational opportunity?

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