Video The federal minimum wage has not been raised in more than five years. Here are six facts explaining why Congress needs to raise it to $10.10 an hour.
Texas tiene el índice más alto de personas sin seguro médico en el país. Sin embargo, a pesar de que el gobierno federal está dispuesto a pagar la mayor parte de la cuenta, el estado se rehusó a aceptar fondos federales para expandir el acceso a cuidado de salud para millones de residentes de bajos ingresos.
Video The Center for American Progress visited the Rio Grande Valley, one of the poorest areas in the entire country, to see what Texas's decision not to expand Medicaid means for the thousands of working-poor Texans living there.
Video Economic inequality is rising and one in six Americans live in poverty. Here are five concrete steps we can take to significantly reduce poverty today.
Video The Center for American Progress visited Norfolk, Virginia, a city on the front lines of the fight against rising seas, to talk to residents and community leaders about their efforts to save the city and learn to live with the water.
Video There are more than a quarter million immigrants in the United States today that are both LGBT and undocumented. These are some of their stories.
Video Oil and gas drilling in North Dakota threatens Theodore Roosevelt National Park and the land surrounding it by increasing pollution, traffic, and noise in the area.
Video The tragedies of Columbine and Aurora have galvanized Coloradans—including gun owners—around common-sense gun-safety measures like universal background checks.
Video CAP asks women from around the country what is on their agenda the next four years.
Video The Center for American Progress and the Small Business Majority talk with small business owners about business and economic growth.
Video As offshore oil drilling edges ever closer to becoming a reality in the Arctic Ocean, the Center for American Progress examines the region's lack of readiness in the event of a spill.
Video Andrew Satter and CAP's Public Lands team investigate three precious spaces under threat from resource extraction.
Video The Center for American Progress, in partnership with the Sierra Club, undertook a series of video mini-documentaries that revealed three places held in the public trust that could be threatened by pending proposals to mine and drill in or around them.
Video As President Obama pushes for Congress to extend two key renewable energy tax credits, CAP looks at how policy uncertainty is hurting the wind industry in states such as Iowa.