The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed carbon-pollution standards for future power plants give us a way to reach cleaner coal-powered electricity.
LGBT youth continue to be disproportionately represented in our homeless youth population; their experiences continue to be characterized by poor health, violence, discrimination, and unmet needs.
Prime Minister Singh and President Obama will meet for the third official U.S.-India state visit today to discuss ideas to deepen the U.S.-India partnership and fulfill unmet expectations.
A new CAP report examines both the progress made and the challenges remaining for women across the country. It considers three categories critical to their overall well-being: economics, leadership, and health.
A new CAP report analyzes the first year of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program, including its implementation; which groups have experienced the most success; and the role that community-based organizations, new and traditional media, and the political context of individual states play in its implementation and outreach.
A new CAP column illustrates why demands for fiscal austerity no longer make sense.
CAP’s new Fair Shot campaign is a coordinated, comprehensive effort to fight for women and families in America.
The nutrition support in the farm bill is critically important to families facing hunger and the nation’s economy—and Congress should not let proposed cuts take effect.
When Stand Your Ground laws combine with weak state permitting laws that allow potentially dangerous people to carry concealed, loaded weapons in public, the results can be deadly.
A new CAP issue brief illustrates a startling fact: The 10 states that received the most federal disaster-relief aid in fiscal years 2011 and 2012 in response to climate-related extreme weather events elected 47 climate-science deniers to Congress.
A new CAP issue brief illustrates how the Senate immigration reform bill protects immigrants’ employment rights and helps American workers.
The stopgap funding measure proposed by Speaker of the House John Boehner asks Congress to support another round of spending cuts and signals a willingness to increase funding for defense only.
Congressional support for a consistent budget is essential in the fight against climate change and to support U.S. jobs and security.
The debate surrounding the Pebble Mine Project in Southwest Alaska pits a mining conglomerate against one of the world’s most iconic fisheries.
Although investors should be part of America’s housing recovery, there are serious risks associated with leaving neighborhood recovery up to private investors.