Children’s Health Care Access Would Improve Under Universal Coverage Plans
Universal coverage plans, including CAP’s Medicare Extra for All proposal, would improve health care access for children and their families.
America Can Do Big Things: A Budget Plan for a Better Future
The Center for American Progress proposes a budget plan to address our most pressing national challenges.
Ending Special Tax Treatment for the Very Wealthy
The U.S. tax system has played a significant role in the growth of economic inequality by failing to tax those with extreme wealth—but there are ways to rebalance the tax code and put the economy on a better track.
The Time Is Right for a Deal With North Korea
The politics of negotiating with North Korea have changed—at least for the moment—and the United States and the international community should seize this opportunity to make progress before it disappears.
Protecting America’s Oceans
Please join the Center for American Progress for a conversation on the value of marine protected areas and the future of place-based protections.
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Addressing the $1.5 Trillion in Federal Student Loan Debt
Efforts to address college affordability must be paired with solutions for individuals who already have student loan debt.
How Marine Protected Areas Help Fisheries and Ocean Ecosystems
With U.S. fisheries reeling from climate change and other threats, marine protected areas—especially highly and fully protected MPAs—are powerful tools to rebuild, protect, and sustain fisheries and ocean ecosystems.
12 Climate Wins From the National Environmental Policy Act
The National Environmental Policy Act requires the federal government to consider the impacts of climate change for proposed projects. The Trump administration has dismissed this condition—and it has come back to haunt them in the courts.
When Parents Can’t Find Summer Child Care, Their Work Suffers
A lack of child care during the summer pushes parents to make job sacrifices that compromise their incomes and job security.
The American Dream and Promise Act of 2019: State-by-State Fact Sheets
These state fact sheets provide estimates on the demographics and economic contributions of immigrants eligible for protection under H.R. 6, the Dream and Promise Act.
The Case for Back-End Opt-Out Automatic Voter Registration
The ideal AVR policy model allows eligible registrants to opt out of voter registration after agency transactions.
Truly fair U.S. electoral districts would allow the views of elected representatives to better reflect those of the people who elect them.