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Sep 19, 2013, 10:13 ET
For the full report, "U.S. Investment Heroes of 2013: The Companies Betting on America's Future," By Diana G. Carew and Michael Mandel, visit progressivepolicy.org/USIH_2013. Progressive Policy Institute (PPI) estimates based on 2012 and 2013 company financial reports and filings.  (PRNewsFoto/Progressive Policy Institute)

Second Annual Report, PPI Highlights Companies Investing in American Recovery

Top 25 Companies Invested Almost $150 Billion Last Year While America's economy is waiting for a new jolt of innovation to jumpstart the...

Jul 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

New PPI Report by Ev Ehrlich Outlines Progressive Agenda for Broadband Policy

Economic and Consumer –focused Objectives Key to Progressive Broadband Agenda The administration and Congress need to adopt a...

Jul 10, 2012, 11:34 ET

PPI Names 2011 Investment Heroes in New Report

With the U.S. economy stuttering, the Progressive Policy Institute has issued a completely new list of the top 25 "investment...

Dec 20, 2010, 17:25 ET

State of Working Maryland 2010 Report Released - Maryland Budget & Tax Policy Institute and Progressive Maryland Share Results

The state of working families in Maryland has deteriorated, and the prospects for the future are shaky, unless state and national governments take...

Nov 16, 2010, 14:54 ET

PPI Policy Memo Recommends Countercyclical Regulatory Policy During Economic Downturn

How can we create new jobs and get the economy moving again? The Fed has exhausted the tools of monetary policy, and with a looming deficit crisis,...