Preventing Problems at the Polls: Pennsylvania
Recent political rhetoric has raised the potential for disruptions at the polls in Pennsylvania. The state’s antiquated election laws should provide stronger protections for voters, but the Pennsylvania Department of State has issued guidance clarifying rules for voter intimidation and behavior at the polls. Here are some things to watch out for.
Redistricting and Representation in the 2016 Elections and Beyond
Redistricting and election maps shape representation even before a single vote is cast.
Strengthening U.S. Partnerships in the Middle East
During the past decade, the United States and its partners in the Middle East have undertaken numerous diplomatic, military, and intelligence efforts together to enhance regional stability and combat terrorist threats from groups such as Al Qaeda and the Islamic State. This experience has provided the United States and its regional partners many important lessons about the most effective ways to build partnerships.
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New Study of DACA Beneficiaries Shows Positive Economic and Educational Outcomes
Four years in, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals initiative continues to have a major impact on individuals and families, as well as on the economy.
Child Care Deserts
The cost of quality child care is well-documented, but less attention is given to the persistent undersupply of child care centers.
Leveraging U.S. Power in the Middle East
The next U.S. administration should advance a long-term affirmative agenda that deepens engagement with long-standing partners, builds a new framework for regional cooperation, and utilizes America’s unique leverage and assets to advance U.S. interests and values.
Housing the Extended Family
The housing needs of an increasing number of extended families are not being fully met by the current housing market.
Recalibrating U.S.-China Relations in Southeast Asia
The United States and China should look beyond their differences and work with Southeast Asian nations on shared challenges.
The First G-20 Fossil Fuel Subsidy Peer Review
The United States and China take the lead in identifying their own wasteful fossil fuel subsidies in a coordinated peer review.