All posts by: Mayda Sanchez

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The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) joined today with several prominent progressive scholars, sent a letter (linked here) to Congress urging adoption of a smart, territorial corporate income tax called sales factor apportionment (SFA). While territorial taxes are typically associated with political conservatives, the letter reveals a significant opportunity for cutting edge corporate tax […]

By Michele Rapp, CEO The Jr. Explorer Club, Upper Arlington, OH, 43221 I founded the Junior Explorer Club to provide quality latchkey services to parents in Central Columbus, Ohio. After growing frustrated with the lack of healthy options for before and after school care, I founded the Junior Explorer Club. We provide activities that involve […]

Every year, the Chapman University Survey of American Fears takes stock of what terrifies Americans most—but this year, they saw something new. For the first time ever, worries about the environment cracked the top 10. And Americans are worrying with good reason. The Trump Administration has proposed a budget for the EPA that would eliminate […]

GREEN ROOF COSTS AND BENEFITS The environmental benefits of installing green roofs on commercial and public buildings include: Improved water quality due to reduced stormwater runoff and fewer overflows of combined sanitary and stormwater sewage systems Increased habitat promoting biodiversity Lower temperatures for building roofs and the air above them in most climates Reduced energy […]

Small Family Farms Challenged by Big Ag, Big Food Systems We are all familiar with this mantra repeated by every politician: “Small business is the backbone of our economy.”  While it is a true statement, the mantra is mostly lip service when it comes to policies that consistently favor Big business.  Subsidies in the form […]