People of Faith Support Transgender Rights
Despite attempts by conservative lawmakers to use religious and values language to support anti-transgender legislation, communities of faith show majority and increasing support for transgender people and LGBT rights, equality, and inclusion.
Appalachian Regional Commission Cuts by State in the Trump Budget
President Trump’s proposal to dissolve the Appalachian Regional Commission would cost states millions of dollars and hundreds of jobs.
The Trump-DeVos Budget Would Dismantle Public Education, Hurting Vulnerable Kids, Working Families, and Teachers
The Trump administration’s 2018 budget would strip $9 billion in critical federal funding from our nation’s public education system.
The Negative Consequences of Entangling Local Policing and Immigration Enforcement
Increased involvement of state and local police in federal immigration enforcement carries financial burdens and litigation risks and damages community trust.
Captured: The Corporate Infiltration of American Democracy
Please join the Center for American Progress and Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse for a discussion of his new book.
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There Is a Supply of Diverse Workers in Tech, So Why Is Silicon Valley So Lacking in Diversity?
Silicon Valley blames its lack of a diverse high-tech workforce on an insufficient supply of qualified job candidates—but this claim is a myth.
The Importance of Dodd-Frank, in 6 Charts
Financial reform remains a vital component to the health and safety of the U.S. economy.
Communities of Color Cannot Afford a Weakened CFPB
The Trump administration and Congress are threatening the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s role in defending communities of color in banking.
Battling Climate Change in the Time of Trump
The Trump administration has caused nothing but despair for most people anxious about climate change, but there is an alternative path for making progress that could also help to keep this nightmare short lived.
The Trump Administration Is Rolling Back Data Collection on LGBT Older Adults
The Trump administration is ending vital data collection programs about LGBT seniors and people with disabilities, erasing disparities and potential discrimination in federal programs.
Gorsuch Signals an Extreme Threat to LGBT Rights
Neil Gorsuch’s refusal to recognize LGBT people as a class during his confirmation hearing could signal a threat to the future of LGBT equality.
Senators Must Ask Gorsuch If He Will Force Americans into Arbitration
Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation could lead to continued erosion of justice for wronged consumers and workers.