Immigration Reform Would Increase Tax Revenues
A new CAP column explains why immigration reform would lead to significantly more tax revenues.
Common Core State Standards and Improved Student Mastery
A new CAP report looks at the challenges and opportunities of the Common Core State Standards.
How to Reduce Methane Emissions from Landfills
The Obama administration must take more action to reduce methane emissions that contribute to climate change.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Taking the Temperature of the U.S. Labor Market
Labor-market statistics show a need for action from policymakers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Why the Safety Net Is Good Economic Policy
Economic research illustrates that our safety net reduces poverty and promotes mobility.
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.