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Undoing the prepaid rule would leave thousands of households in every state vulnerable to unsavory practices.
The Financial CHOICE Act would dismantle the Dodd-Frank Act, which was put in place to rein in Wall Street after the 2007–2008 financial crisis, and would put the U.S. economy—and the American taxpayer—on a path toward similar devastation.
This fact sheet summarizes CAP's analysis of the Financial CHOICE Act, which would dismantle the Dodd-Frank Act, putting the U.S. economy—and the American taxpayer—on a path toward devastation.
Self-interested nations—and international forums for economic governance—will pursue the opportunities inherent in the effort to curb climate change.
Atlanta’s inclusive efforts to battle economic inequality and climate change in tandem can guide cities throughout the United States.
CAP Director of Consumer Finance Joe Valenti testified before the Nevada Senate Committee on Commerce, Labor and Energy on conflicted financial advice.
Contrary to conservative arguments, the 2008 housing crisis was caused by unregulated and loosely regulated private financial entities—not the federal government’s support for homeownership.
If Congress and the White House fail to fund the government, 2.5 million families could be left waiting for nearly $8 billion in tax refunds.
Lawmakers should oppose any bill that cannot pass a simple test: No more tax cuts for corporations and the wealthy.
The surprise resignation of Richmond Federal Reserve Bank President Jeffrey Lacker calls for an especially transparent approach to finding his successor.
On Friday, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics will release its Employment Situation Summary for the month of March. Here are some labor market indicators to watch.
Countries around the world have adopted policies to promote women’s economic security and participation and close the gender wage gap. The United States is an extreme outlier in its lack of such policies.
While achieving progress on national work-life and anti-discrimination policies has been all but politically impossible in the United States in the past few decades, industrialized and developing countries alike are comprehensively addressing both facets of the gender wage gap.
The gender wage gap is also a drag on the U.S. economy; closing the gap should be a top priority of any economic policy agenda that seeks to strengthen and grow the economy.