Increasing Voter Participation in America
Structural barriers and cynicism about government keep millions of eligible Americans from participating in elections; here’s how to fix that.
Trump’s Executive Order Rewards Private Prison Campaign Donors
Private prison companies—which often do not operate in immigrants’ best interests and have donated large sums of money to President Trump—stand to make billions of dollars from the administration’s policy.
House Republicans’ Immigration Bills Would Hurt Women and Children
The Securing America’s Future Act and the Border Security and Immigration Reform Act would slash protections for women and children.
Incarcerating Entire Families Cannot Be the Solution to the Separation of Children
The United States should not lock up children with their parents in order to fix family separation—a policy President Trump could end himself with one phone call—and instead should look to proven alternatives to detention.
How Turkey Can Ensure a Successful Energy Transition
Turkey should build upon recent progress investing in renewable energy to transition its energy system and reduce its reliance on imported fossil fuels.
Accreditation on the Edge in the Next Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act
Please join the Center for American Progress for a discussion on Accreditation on the Edge: Challenging Quality Assurance in Higher Education , a new book edited by Susan D. Phillips and Kevin Kinser.
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New Federal Data Show America Still Needs to Improve College Access
Major gaps in college-going by socio-economic status are the start of societal gaps in postsecondary attainment.
Rethinking the RUC
For more than two decades, Medicare has relied far too heavily on recommendations submitted by the American Medical Association’s Relative Value Scale Update Committee.
How Your Tax Dollars Are Subsidizing Drug Companies
Millions of Americans are seeing the cost of their medications go up, but drug companies are getting two bites out of our pocketbook.
The State of the LGBTQ Community in the Labor Market: Pre-June 2018 Jobs Day Release
Lack of data prevents analysis of the true health of a tighter labor market, especially with the LGBTQ community.
The Data Do Not Support Supply-Side Economics
New Federal Reserve data show that 2017 tax cuts benefited shareholders but did not boost investment.
Tax Cut Bill Will Lead to Trillion Dollar Deficits
Despite claims that the recently passed tax cut bill will lead to a reduction in deficits and debt, CBO projections indicate that the opposite will be true.