Cash benefits and tax cuts provided through the ARPA will help lay the groundwork for a rapid economic recovery.
Without equal pay, AAPI women will continue to endure some of the harshest economic effects of every crisis.
A Public Education Opportunity Grants program will make K-12 education more equitable at the local, state, and federal levels.
Faith-based organizations have a long history of fighting for economic justice.
In this fact sheet series, the Center for American Progress will answer some of the most frequently asked questions about key policy issues related to gun violence prevention.
This timeline shows how a failing agency has remained a gatekeeper to federal financial aid dollars.
15 million children live in households with a worker making less than $15 an hour. Raising the minimum wage will help support them and their families.
A comprehensive new survey of American voters finds widespread support for anti-poverty programs and new steps to improve economic security of working families.
Those who brought democracy back from the brink deserve recognition from the country’s highest office.
Women make up the majority of workers who would benefit from raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025, as they are overrepresented in tipped and low-wage jobs.
Because the majority of minimum wage-earning mothers are breadwinners, raising the federal minimum wage would strengthen economic security for millions of families.
John Podesta addresses the fifth session of the U.N. Environment Assembly to address the interconnected planetary threats to our climate, biodiversity, economy, and human security.
Five million undocumented essential workers across the United States have important demographic and economic ties to their communities.
Statistical analysis does not demonstrate a “magnet” effect after Temporary Protected Status designations.
Student voice must be included at every level of education policymaking to ensure that all students’ needs are being served during and after COVID-19 and that every student has access to a quality education.