Graham-Cassidy ACA Repeal Bill Would Cause Huge Premium Increases for People with Pre-Existing Conditions
Under Graham-Cassidy, states could allow insurers to discriminate against people with pre-existing conditions once again.
Tax Reform Must Be at Least Revenue-Neutral and Avoid Gimmicks
In light of the Trump administration's and congressional Republicans' proposed massive tax cuts, this fact sheet explains how Congress should avoid various gimmicks to hide the true cost of tax cuts.
A Windfall for Wealthy Heirs
This fact sheet explains why repealing the tax on estates worth more than $5.5 million would only benefit the wealthiest 0.2 percent of Americans and leave crucial domestic programs unfunded.
A Territorial Corporate Tax Would Reward Corporate Tax Avoidance and Could Encourage Offshoring
The Trump administration and its allies in Congress are seeking to eliminate U.S. taxes on overseas corporate earnings by moving to a so-called territorial tax system—but doing so could lead to more offshoring of profits and jobs.
The Power and Persistence of Black Legislators
Even amid violent threats and intimidation, black legislators have achieved historic gains toward equality and provided hope for all Americans.
Distortion and Dysfunction: Incentives Facing the U.S. Congress
Join the Center for American Progress and Sen. Michael Bennet as we discuss the importance of leadership from elected officials and citizens to correct course and demand a democratic political system capable of governing on behalf of the American people and preparing for the future.
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Revisiting the Teacher Selectivity and Diversity Dilemma
Please join the Center for American Progress for a presentation of findings from these pieces and a discussion among practitioners and policy thought leaders on the ways that stakeholders and advocates at all levels can work toward a teaching profession that is both more selective and diverse.
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Center for American Progress
The House Republican Budget Would Eliminate Critical Disaster Relief Funding
In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Sandy, the recent budget proposal from the House majority threatens to eliminate funding for grants and programs essential to disaster recovery efforts.
The Economic Benefits of Passing the DREAM Act
Passage of the DREAM Act would improve the American economy and contribute to the economic recovery and our future economic stability.
DACA Recipients’ Economic and Educational Gains Continue to Grow
According to the largest study to date, DACA recipients continue to play a critical role in the American economy, gaining higher wages, buying cars and houses, and starting businesses, benefiting the entire nation.
America Needs More Teachers of Color and a More Selective Teaching Profession
States, teacher preparation programs, and alternative certification programs are taking steps to build a more diverse and selective pool of educators.
Veterans Living Paycheck to Paycheck Are Under Threat During Budget Debates
The economic security of millions of America’s veterans is at risk during the the upcoming budget debates.
More Time for ACICS Schools Puts Students and Taxpayers in Harm’s Way
The Senate Appropriations Committee’s dangerous giveaway would provide ACICS schools up to three years to find a new accreditor.
Hidden in Plain Sight
Most part-time college students never make it to graduation. The higher education system must do better.