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Just graduated from college with a degree in politics and history. Frequent blogger on economics, politics and history.

Real Name: Joe Hines

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Twitter: @jphines90

Diaries published: 22 (412 days since last diary on Sat Apr 05, 2014 at 09:51 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 100 (412 days since last comment on Sat Apr 05, 2014 at 09:51 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 527

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: The facts behind skyrocketing tuition, 101 comments, 104 recommends

People Following CupofJoe: 10

CupofJoe's Most Recent Diaries:

Big money in politics hurts the middle class.
by CupofJoe
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Apr 05, 2014 at 09:51 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Here's a plain fact: record disinvestment in higher education at the state level leads to record tuition hikes. In 2012, the trend escalated with the biggest single year jump on record. That’s ...
by CupofJoe
Comment Count 101 comments on Tue Mar 12, 2013 at 11:32 AM PDT with 104 Recommends
Picture from the excellent New York Magazine profile yesterday. The Campaign to Fix the Debt is the newest power-player in D.C. Founded by the beloved Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson (who are ...
by CupofJoe
Comment Count 41 comments on Fri Nov 30, 2012 at 04:25 PM PST with 74 Recommends
With fast food and Walmart workers striking for living wages and decent benefits, the corporations they enrich have never fared better. Catherine Rampbell analyzes the 3rd quarter GDP report for ...
by CupofJoe
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Nov 29, 2012 at 03:03 PM PST with 52 Recommends
Even beyond voter ID, the rightwing plans on exercising extralegal, but not necessarily illegal, measures to suppress the vote in 2012.
by CupofJoe
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2012 at 01:01 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
This article originally appeared on the blog of Demos , a progressive policy and research group. Ronald Reagan's hologram may not have shown up  to the Republican convention to extoll the virtues ...
by CupofJoe
Comment Count 105 comments on Sat Sep 08, 2012 at 12:48 PM PDT with 47 Recommends

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