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How Biden Transformed the Republican Debate Over Poverty Share This

Mar 11, 2021

BLOOMBERG—In a discussion of the debate over child benefits, Karl W. Smith discusses American Compass’s Fisc proposal as an idea that “deserves to be taken seriously.”

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The Once and Future Right Share This

Mar 05, 2021

THE DISPATCH—Executive director Oren Cass joins The Dispatch Podcast to discuss the mission of American Compass, the future of conservatism, and family policy.

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Oren Cass on Balancing Conservative Principles with Working-Class Priorities Share This

Mar 05, 2021

THE FEDERALIST—Executive director Oren Cass joins The Federalist Radio Hour to discuss how conservatives can reconcile their principles with the priorities of the working class.

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Oren Cass: New Data Reveals Families Desperate for Cash Assistance to Help Rear Children Share This

Mar 05, 2021

RISING—Executive director Oren Cass joins Saagar Enjeti and Krystal Ball to discuss the 2021 Home Building survey on what kind of support American families want from the government.

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The Persistent Thief with Oren Cass Share This

Feb 24, 2021

EVENT—American Compass executive director Oren Cass joins Consumers’ Research to discuss how underestimating inflation is depriving consumers of the American Dream.

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7 Proposals To Make America More Family-Friendly Share This

Feb 24, 2021

Writers and analysts from across the right-of-center apply a family-focused lens to contemporary policy challenges.

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Reactions to a New Social Compact Share This

Feb 23, 2021

Commentators and policy analysts react to our proposal for a Family Income Supplemental Credit.

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Building Family Policy Around Parent Preferences Share This

Feb 23, 2021

THE JOHN STEIGERWALD SHOW—American Compass research director Wells King discusses the results of the 2021 Home Building Survey that show how parents prefer to balance work and childcare.

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Home Building Survey Part II: Supporting Families Share This

Feb 18, 2021

American families have clear preferences for balancing work and childcare and for receiving government support.

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Home Building Survey Part I: State of the American Family Share This

Feb 10, 2021

Most American families say they’re falling short of the American Dream and need support.

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What Happened: The Trump Presidency in Review Share This

Dec 11, 2020

Ross Douthat of the New York Times, Rachel Bovard of the Conservative Partnership Institute, and Oren Cass of American Compass speak with Arthur Bloom of The American Conservative about what they see as the key lessons of the Trump administration.

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Government Of, By, and For the Elite Share This

Oct 13, 2020

The authors of “Dignity” and “Hillbilly Elegy” reflect on Ruy Teixeira and Henry Olsen’s essays, describe the dynamics that lead to a politics disconnected from the economic and cultural mainstream, and identify possible glimmers of hope.

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