Election outcomes will be determined by what presidential hopefuls say and do about public issues—not simply by the race or age of voters.
Interactive Demographics are not destiny, but they will have a significant effect on America’s political landscape.
An examination of the demographic trends that are shaping our changing electorate.
President Obama’s final State of the Union address challenged voters to do the hard work of fulfilling the American promise.
Video Two years ago, Canadian Prime Minister-designate Justin Trudeau joined the Center for American Progress to talk about the challenges facing the middle class and how to ensure opportunity for all.
Conservatives who profess faith, family, and values should follow Pope Francis’ lead and support principles that actually reflect the nation’s shared values.
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are the nation’s fastest-growing racial group. But despite their soaring numbers, they still face barriers to reaching the voting booth.
Latinos are a growing segment of the electorate and tremendous potential exists for them to gain much more political power in 2016 and beyond.
Fact Sheet As demographics shift and the share of people of color in the U.S. population continues to increase, it is important to take notice of the contributions that people of color make to the United States and their potential contributions to the nation in the future.
Community organizers in California have secured important victories against austerity. Could this trend foretell a national movement?
Progressive organizations need diverse leaders and staffs from the communities that they support if they are to accomplish their ambitious goals. A more just management structure can help us get there.
Interactive This interactive shows the growing diversity of every state in the nation from 1980 to 2060.