Fact Sheet: The Women’s Leadership Gap
Issue Brief Women make up a majority of the U.S. population, but they lag substantially behind men when it comes to their representation in leadership positions.
Report There is a silver lining to exclusion: Women, long outsiders, have had no choice but to think, act, and lead in out-of-the-box ways. That is why they are now poised to change our institutions for the better.
Why We Need a Political Leadership Pipeline for Women of Color
As women of color grow in number, we need more of them in elected office.
Infographic: How Many Women are Benefiting from the Affordable Care Act?
This infographic is a compilation of data from multiple sources to highlight how women are benefiting from the Affordable Care Act. It will be updated at least monthly to reflect the most recent data available.
The Reproductive Politics of Living on the Brink
Women need reproductive autonomy to achieve economic security and improved health.
Infographic: What Do African American Women Think?
African American women give their opinions on how best to protect their own health and the health of their communities.
Issue Brief Supporting caregivers through paid family leave and flexible hours will go a long way toward recognizing our invaluable informal care community and increasing cost savings for taxpayers.
Infographic: The Next Step for Family Leave
The FAMILY Act will help families, local communities, and our economy by making paid leave a reality for working Americans.
3 Reasons You Should Remain Skeptical of H.R. 7
The deceptively titled No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act would block insurance coverage of abortion care for nearly all women.
The Legacy of Roe v. Wade and the War on Poverty
Legalized abortion has helped vulnerable women realize the promise of the War on Poverty.
It’s About Women’s Health and Rights
Misleading news stories over the past week exaggerated the scope of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s recent action. What the Court decides this spring, however, may affect millions of women.
Faith Communities Work to Defeat 20-Week Abortion Ban in Albuquerque: An Interview with Joan Lamunyon Sanford
Sally Steenland interviews Joan Lamunyon Sanford, a reproductive justice advocate and the executive director of the New Mexico Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, about her work to defeat a proposed 20-week abortion ban in Albuquerque.
The State of Women of Color in the United States
Report CAP examines both the progress made and the challenges remaining for women of color across the country.
Mapping the State of Women in America
This interactive map shows how women are faring in economics, leadership, and health across all 50 states.
The State of Women in America
Report CAP examines both the progress made and the challenges remaining for women across the country, reviewing three categories that are critical to women’s overall well-being: economics, leadership, and health.