Apprenticeship National Standards
Sarah Ayres writes on how employer-written national guideline standards can strengthen America’s apprenticeship system.
National Standards for Strong Apprenticeships
Issue Brief Employer-written national guideline standards can strengthen America’s apprenticeship system.
Social Security and Communities of Color
Christian E. Weller and Farah Ahmad explore how improving economic and health outcomes for communities of color has the potential to help combat Social Security’s projected shortfall.
Issue Brief As we approach Labor Day, Congress needs to cut the party-line bickering and refocus its efforts on policies that help American workers.
Delivering Development After 2015
Issue Brief The conversation on the post-2015 development agenda is shifting from defining goals to financing and implementation, providing both opportunities and challenges as financing negotiations culminate in July 2015.
The Troubles in Ferguson
Sam Fulwood III writes on the turmoil playing out in the Show Me State.
A Win-Win for an All-In Nation
Report Improving economic and health outcomes for communities of color has the potential to help combat Social Security’s projected shortfall and improve the economic security of a struggling middle class.
Millennium Development Goals
Annie Malknecht writes on the accomplishments of the Millennium Development Goals.
Will The Troubles in Ferguson Point Toward a New Way Forward?
Perhaps the turmoil playing out in the Show Me State will serve to highlight the still unaddressed inequities hamstringing this nation and point a way forward for all of us.
Community Development Block Grant Program
CDBG continues to serve as an important tool in helping communities across the country tackle emerging challenges in affordable housing, infrastructure, and economic development.
Community Development Block Grant Program: 40 Years of Building Stronger Communities
Forty years after the Community Development Block Grant was established, the program continues to serve as an important tool in helping communities across the country tackle emerging challenges in affordable housing, infrastructure, and economic development.
Syrian Refugee Crisis
Shiva Pedram explains why the Middle Eastern countries currently sheltering Syrian refugees need international support.
Fact Sheet: 5 Things You Should Know About Powder River Basin Coal Exports
Fact Sheet CAP experts explain why vast amounts of federal coal mined in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming and Montana may soon be headed for Asian markets, and why policymakers should be concerned.
What the Millennium Development Goals Have Accomplished
With just 500 days left before the Millennium Development Goals expire, it is important to acknowledge all that they have spurred the world to achieve.
Florida’s Immigration Turnaround
Zach Fields writes on Florida’s changing demographics and their effects on immigration policy.