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Immigration Reform Would Increase Tax Revenues

A new CAP column explains why immigration reform would lead to significantly more tax revenues.

Friday, April 18, 2014

Common Core State Standards and Improved Student Mastery

A new CAP report looks at the challenges and opportunities of the Common Core State Standards.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

How to Reduce Methane Emissions from Landfills

The Obama administration must take more action to reduce methane emissions that contribute to climate change.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

What We Can Do About Retirement Fees Straining the Middle Class

A new CAP issue brief discusses how better disclosure of retirement fees will help boost retirement savings.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Poor Students and Students of Color Need Better Access to Highly Qualified Teachers

Policymakers need to make sure that all students have access to the education they deserve.

Friday, April 11, 2014

How Restoring Coastal Ecosystems Will Help Our Economy

If we restore degraded coastal ecosystems, we can get economic returns above and beyond economic stimulus and short-term job creation.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Coal Leases Undermine the Obama Administration’s Commitment to Fight Carbon Pollution

The Obama administration's desire to sell coal leases is at odds with its climate program.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Taking the Temperature of the U.S. Labor Market

Labor-market statistics show a need for action from policymakers.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

How the Supreme Court Ruled on Political Corruption

The recent Supreme Court ruling in McCutcheon v. FEC will allow the wealthiest Americans even more influence over politicians, including elected judges.

Monday, April 7, 2014

How the Ryan Budget Hurts Communities of Color

The fiscal year 2015 Ryan budget once again puts millionaires, big corporations, and Big Oil ahead of communities of color.

Friday, April 4, 2014

The Struggle for Political Pluralism in Tunisia

A new CAP report looks at intra-Islamist debates about political change and the battle of ideas against North Africa's violent extremism.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

The Ryan Budget Is a Broken Record—Again

For the past three years, the Ryan budget has cut middle-class investments and the social safety net in favor of tax breaks for millionaires, corporations, and Big Oil.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

The Conservative Backlash Against Courts that Order Education Reform

A new CAP issue brief discusses how conservatives with an austerity agenda make it difficult for judges who rule in favor of equal funding for education.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Why the Safety Net Is Good Economic Policy

Economic research illustrates that our safety net reduces poverty and promotes mobility.

Monday, March 31, 2014

The Effect of the Turkish Elections

A new CAP issue brief looks at how Turkey's upcoming elections will shape its future relationships with the United States and European Union.

Friday, March 28, 2014

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