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Power for the People

Kate Gordon presents the choices we face to build an energy economy that works for all of us or just for Big Oil.

By Kate Gordon | Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Green Jobs by the Numbers

Kate Gordon, Matt Kasper, and Susan Lyon highlight the impressive growth of key clean energy sectors and the clean economy over the last seven years.

By Kate Gordon, Matt Kasper, and Susan Lyon | Monday, October 3, 2011

Creating American Jobs by Harnessing Our Resources

Kate Gordon testifies before the House Committee on Natural Resources.

By Kate Gordon | Thursday, September 8, 2011

Top 10 Reasons Why Green Jobs Are Vital to Our Economy

Christina C. DiPasquale and Kate Gordon detail the most important ways green jobs are critical to job creation and sustainable, competitive economic growth.

By Christina C. DiPasquale and Kate Gordon | Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Moral Crossroads on Coal Exports

Tom Kenworthy and Kate Gordon discuss issues with exporting coal to China in The Denver Post.

By Tom Kenworthy and Kate Gordon | Monday, August 1, 2011

Ending Big Oil’s Tax Holiday

Daniel J. Weiss and Kate Gordon detail why taxpayers deserve $21 billion back by ending unnecessary oil industry tax breaks. Sen. Menendez knows the score.

By Daniel J. Weiss and Kate Gordon | Tuesday, May 17, 2011

How to Shape the Clean Energy Future of the United States

A Clean Energy Standard is a primary way for the United States to compete in the trillion-dollar renewable energy technologies market. Richard W. Caperton, Kate Gordon, Bracken Hendricks, and Daniel J. Weiss propose core principles to guide its design.

By Richard W. Caperton, Kate Gordon, Bracken Hendricks, and Daniel J. Weiss | Monday, April 25, 2011

Coal-Fired Conflict

article icon Issue Brief An escalating battle over coal export terminals combined with new mining leases raise important questions about the use of coal in the United States.

By Tom Kenworthy and Kate Gordon | Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Could the United States Handle a Major Supply Chain Disruption?

We know very little about our capacity to deal with interruptions in the global processes that produce our goods, write Heather Boushey and Kate Gordon. That needs to change.

By Heather Boushey and Kate Gordon | Thursday, April 7, 2011

The Importance and Promise of American Manufacturing

book_alt2 icon Report Michael Ettlinger and Kate Gordon explain why U.S. manufacturing matters.

By Michael Ettlinger and Kate Gordon | Thursday, April 7, 2011

Confronting New Saudi Realities

Long-term strategies to deal with global energy market transitions and probable political change in Saudi Arabia are essential to global security and U.S. prosperity, write Kate Gordon and Brian Katulis.

By Kate Gordon and Brian Katulis | Thursday, March 3, 2011

Race to the Bottom

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s agenda so far is antibusiness and antijobs, writes Kate Gordon.

By Kate Gordon | Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Green Jobs and Trade

CAP Action's Kate Gordon testifies before the Senate's Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy.

By Kate Gordon | Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Losing the Future

Daniel J. Weiss and Kate Gordon outline exactly how conservatives in Congress will cripple business and job growth by massively disinvesting in clean technologies.

By Daniel J. Weiss and Kate Gordon | Monday, February 14, 2011

Beyond Recovery

book_alt2 icon Report Recommendations for a regional ecosystem restoration plan to help coastal communities recover their past strength and provide the building blocks for a new, more diversified economic growth strategy.

By Kate Gordon, Jeffrey Buchanan, Phillip Singerman, Jorge Madrid, and Sarah Busch | Wednesday, February 9, 2011