Use this new tool to see how your lawmakers are doing on inequality and take action.
IPS's new Congressional Report Card for the 99% grades lawmakers with a grade "A+" through "F" on a series of bills that either “feather the nest of America’s most affluent” or “enhance economic opportunities of our 99 percent.”
The grades are in, and you can see how lawmakers fare on the most important issue of our time: the grand divide between America's rich and everybody else.
We evaluate how well members of congress do in supporting legislation and measures to narrow America's widening economic divide.
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