5 Ways Trump’s Latest Anti-Environmental Proposal Would Allow Fossil Fuel Companies to Bulldoze Communities
The Trump administration is proposing to gut environmental review, clearing the way for fossil fuel corporations to build more polluting projects with less public input and without considering the impacts of climate change.
Senate Impeachment Trial Must Include All Important Evidence
Senate Republicans must reject President Trump’s unprecedented stonewalling and require witnesses and documentary evidence in the impeachment trial.
Senators Must Be Briefed on Russian Disinformation Before the Impeachment Trial
The impeachment trial should not be used to advance Russian disinformation tactics.
Graduate School Debt
Policymakers cannot keep looking past the 40 percent of federal student loans that are used for graduate studies each year.
NYC SCREENING: 'The Cave'
Please join the Center for American Progress for a special screening of the Oscar-nominated documentary "The Cave," followed by a discussion with the filmmakers.
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Center for American Progress
The Rising Cost of Inaction on Work-Family Policies
Continued inaction from Congress on work-family policies, including the current lack of access to affordable child care and comprehensive paid family and medical leave, costs workers $31.9 billion in lost wages annually.
The Power of Progressive National Security With Ambassador Samantha Power
The lunch keynote of CAP’s national security conference featured Ambassador Samantha Power on the power of progressive national security.
Iran: What Now?
The closing discussion of CAP’s national security conference featured national security experts discussing what happens in U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East after the Trump administration.
How Teacher Preparation Programs Can Help All Teachers Better Serve Students With Disabilities
General education teachers must be explicitly taught how to work with all students, including those with disabilities.
Building a 100 Percent Clean Future Can Drive an Additional $8 Billion a Year to Rural Communities
Policies to improve soil health and sequester carbon can drive an additional $8 billion annually to rural communities and create close to $22,000 a year in added revenue for the average family farm.
Court Ruling Against ACA Hurts Patients and Destabilizes Health Insurance Markets
The appeals court in the Texas v. United States health care repeal lawsuit ruled the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate unconstitutional but left in doubt the rest of the law, fueling uncertainty that could harm markets in the near term.