Sisi’s First 100 Days
Issue Brief Egypt, the region’s largest country, continues to face a long list of challenges on the economic, security, and political fronts.
9 Things to Know About Gun Violence in Washington State
Issue Brief There are many facets of gun violence in Washington state that stand out as exception, unusual, or above the national average, and the state can do more to prevent gun deaths and keep guns out of the hands of dangerous people.
A Win-Win for Working Families and State Budgets
Report Increasing the minimum wage in concert with expanding Medicaid would not only boost the incomes of low-wage working families and increase access to healthcare but would also be a boon to state budgets.
Ensuring Access to Sexually Transmitted Infection Care for All
Issue Brief Increased funding and a wide variety of health care facilities and providers that can prevent, detect, and treat sexually transmitted infections are keys to reducing this underappreciated public health problem.
Testing Overload in America’s Schools
Report States and school districts are far from the goal of better, fairer, and fewer tests.
Next-Generation Accountability Systems
Report States are moving beyond No Child Left Behind-era accountability to start building their own next-generation accountability systems.
Aligning and Investing in Infant and Toddler Programs
Report Investments in infants and toddlers—the most racially and ethnically diverse group in U.S. history—are a down payment on a brighter future for us all.
Fact Sheets: Protecting Women from Gun Violence
Fact Sheet Some states have already enacted some of these policies, but many are falling short in enacting strong laws to protect women from fatal gun violence.
Report America’s retailers need a strong and expanding middle class. That’s why it’s time for retailers to back a policy agenda that addresses middle-class weakness and stagnant wages, which will boost the economy and grow corporate bottom lines.
A Quick Guide on the Human Rights of Women
Fact Sheet Health, rights, and justice promote gender equality.
China’s Path to Financial Reform
Report Deeper structural changes are needed to reform China’s financial system and to rebalance its economy.
Report Linked Learning offers a promising systemic approach to high school reform that is designed to address challenges facing underserved students who have been ill prepared for college and career.
Harnessing the EITC and Other Tax Credits to Promote Financial Stability and Economic Mobility
Report As Congress explores strategies to strengthen the Earned Income Tax Credit, there are several ways to boost its power as a mobility tool.
Complex Market Forces Are Challenging Appalachian Coal Mining
Issue Brief Market dynamics and geology, not the alleged war on coal, have led to declines in Appalachian coal production.