Trump’s ‘Small-Business’ Tax Cut Is Actually a Tax Cut for Trump and Fellow Millionaires
Millionaires receive 68 percent of the benefit from the “Trump loophole”—a $1 trillion tax windfall.
Income-Driven Repayment Isn’t Enough to Prevent Default
CFPB report shows high rates of re-default for struggling federal student loan borrowers.
Trump’s Budget Is a Cynical Attack on College Students
Additional leaked details show billions more in cuts to student aid.
Everything You Think You Know About Coal in China Is Wrong
China’s new coal-fired power plants are cleaner than ours—and stronger on climate change.
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The Unraveling of the Trump Administration
On the first episode of Thinking CAP, Michele and Igor talk with Sen. Cory Booker and MoveOn.org Washington Director Ben Wikler.
Latest ACA Repeal Plan Would Explode Premiums for People with Pre-Existing Conditions
Even after adding a new risk pool, enrollees would face thousands of dollars in increased costs.
Cuts to Medicaid Would Harm Young Children with Disabilities
Capping federal funding for Medicaid would make it harder for children with disabilities and their families to access the supports and services they need to thrive.
President Trump’s Proposed Cuts to the Legal Services Corporation Would Increase the Justice Gap
Instead of trying to cut legal aid, President Trump should be investing in it.
Disability Benefits Do Not Stop Men from Working
Disability benefits are not the cause of declining labor force participation among prime-age men.
Regulatory Accountability Act
The Regulatory Accountability Act Would Spread the Asbestos Problem
President Donald Trump’s Regulatory Accountability Act would result in more public health disasters by hamstringing federal agencies’ efforts to respond to emerging threats.
The Powerful Corporations Pushing to Unravel Protections for Consumers, Public Health, and the Environment
During the first three months of 2017, at least 72 corporations and trade associations lobbied Congress to block federal agencies from taking new action to protect consumers, the environment, and public health.