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Feeling Salty

How Eliminating the State and Local Tax Deduction Will Force Taxpayers to Take Out Billions in Debt to Pay for Tax Cuts for the Wealthy November 2017 | Report by Saqib Bhatti and Carrie Sloan

Broken Promises

PROMESA Is a Model for Undermining Democracy and Pushing Austerity Elsewhere in the U.S. August 2017 | Report by Saqib Bhatti and Carrie Sloan Download the PDF Lea en Español To read the rest of our reports about the Puerto

Outlook Negative

How Ratings Agencies Punish Local Governments, Create Huge Profits for Wall Street, and Leave Public Employees and People of Color Holding the Bag May 2017

Casting a Wider Net

Increasing opportunities for minority and women owned asset managers in institutional investments | October 2016 | Report by Talia Schank

Time to Pay the Piper

How a Hometown Investment Bank Is Draining Millions from Minnesota Cities, Hospitals, State Agencies, and Non-Profit Organizations September 2016

Turned Around

How the Swaps that Were Supposed to Save Illinois Millions Became Toxic | Report by Saqib Bhatti and Carrie Sloan January 2016 | Report by Saqib Bhatti and Carrie Sloan

All That Glitters Is Not Gold

An Analysis of US Public Pension Investments in Hedge Funds November 2015 | Report by Elizabeth Parisian, AFT and Saqib Bhatti, Roosevelt Institute

Our Kind of Town

A Financial Plan that Puts Chicago's Communities First | Report by Saqib Bhatti and Carrie Sloan March 2015 | Report by Saqib Bhatti and Carrie Sloan