In this morning's Washington Post, E.J. Dionne looks at New York City Mayor Bill deBlasio's first months in office. The growth of local and state progressive governance is one of the most under-appreciated developments in contemporary politics. The key question, better to say one of the key questions: Will companies flock to well-run cities and states, even if they have higher minimum wage laws and more union-backed workplace protections, because those are the kinds of places that the best workers want to live?
NCR Email Alerts
Sign up to get NCR updates by email. Existing users: change your preferences here. Enter your email address in the box below and click “Go.”
In This Issue
- Francis' encyclical an urgent call to prevent world of 'debris, desolation and filth'
- Editorial: Churches can lead the fight against racism
- New family synod document a mixture of welcome, criticism of modern life
- Special Section: Women Today [Print only]
Some articles are only available in the print newspaper and Kindle edition.
by Anne Marie Cox, Catholic News Service Eco Catholic
by Rosie Scammell, Religion News Service Eco Catholic