In nearly all of the 44 advanced economies we analyzed, consumer prices have risen substantially since pre-pandemic times.
Some members of Congress have been there for decades, but seats typically change hands more frequently
When Congress convened in 2021, 72% of House members and 65% of senators were new since the start of the 111th Congress in 2009.
In the event that a Senate seat becomes vacant, governors in 46 states have the power to appoint a temporary replacement.
More than 3.7 million Ukrainians have fled to neighboring countries – the sixth-largest refugee outflow over the past 60-plus years.
On average, Democrats and Republicans are farther apart ideologically today than at any time in the past 50 years.
It’s worth remembering that vacancies on the Supreme Court didn’t always devolve into partisan slugfests.
The CPI-U is the most widely cited inflation metric, so it’s worth popping the hood and looking inside to see how it works.
American workers in some sectors and industries are seeing far smaller wage gains than those in others.
Gasoline costs more these days, but price spikes have a long history and happen for a host of reasons
Americans are acutely sensitive to gasoline prices, especially when they’re on the rise. But looking just at the recent rise can be misleading.
A recent Center survey focused on gig platform work. Here is more information about how we crafted the survey and what we learned from it.