David Dayen is the executive editor of The American Prospect. His work has appeared in The Intercept, The New Republic, HuffPost, The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and more. His first book, Chain of Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Foreclosure Fraud, winner of the Studs and Ida Terkel Prize, was released by The New Press in 2016.
“Pharmacy benefit managers”—companies that claim to lower prices—actually jack them up.David DayenAug 11, 2017
L.A. voters have chosen to tax themselves to build a citywide rail system. Can rail also resurrect the city’s long-vanished middle class?David DayenJul 17, 2017
Through a narrow reading of three words, the Court takes a leash off an irresponsible industry.David DayenJun 14, 2017
Trump’s temporary appointee as chief bank regulator has spent his career helping banks evade regulations—and is exempt from the standard ethical safeguards.David DayenMay 17, 2017
The restructuring of the island’s debt allows no role for the Puerto Rico’s government.David DayenMay 08, 2017