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ASSET BUILDING
New America on President Obama’s MyRA: Has Potential, But Can Do More

Recommendations for the Administration and Congress to maximize the impact of myRA through supporting both emergency and retirement savings.


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
New America Welcomes Sharon E. Burke as Senior Advisor to International Security Program

**Washington, DC** — Today, New America’s International Security Program (ISP) launched a dynamic new map, “ISIS in Iraq,” that tracks the m


ASSET BUILDING
85,000 Low-income Youth Open Savings Accounts Through YouthSave

Dispelling the myth that poverty is the biggest barrier to saving.


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
Over 100 Companies Call on FCC to Protect Network Neutrality

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EDUCATION POLICY
New America Hosts Launch of Workforce Credentials Coalition

Today, New America is hosting the inaugural meeting of the Workforce Credentials Coalition. Led by the California Community Colleges (CCCCO)


POLITICAL REFORM
New America Experts Respond to McCutcheson v. Federal Election Commission Ruling

Experts at New America’s Political Reform Program and Markets, Enterprise and Resiliency Initiative have been closely following McCutcheon v


FUTURE TENSE
Future Tense Initiative & Tsinghua University Launch New U.S.-China Green Electronics Competition

The Future Tense initiative – a partnership of New America, Arizona State University, and Slate magazine – is pleased to announce the launch


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
New America Announces New Leadership and Program on Technology

New America today appointed Alan Davidson Vice President for Technology Policy and Strategy, and Director of the Open Technology Institute.


EDUCATION POLICY
Subprime Learning: Opportunities for Young Children Stagnated After Great Recession, Report Finds

In the past five years, pre-K enrollments in the United States have not substantially increased, high-quality affordable child care remains


OPEN MARKETS
Experts on Lawsuit to Block American Airlines-US Airways Merger

Washington, DC — The U.S. Department of Justice filed an antitrust lawsuit today to block a proposed merger between American Airlines and US


OPEN TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE
RELEASE: Measurement Lab Tops 100 Servers Worldwide

Measurement Lab is celebrating the deployment of 100 measurement servers worldwide.


ASSET BUILDING
Nueva Investigación de Save the Children Demuestra Que los Adolescentes de Países Pobres Quieren Ahorrar Más Dinero

“La percepción es que los adolescentes que viven en situación de pobreza (es decir, con menos de dos dólares diarios) no tienen dinero, y mu