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Center for American Progress Announces Senior Management Changes

Neera Tanden will join CAP as Chief Operating Officer; Executive Vice President Sarah Rosen Wartell will shift focus to policy.

| Friday, February 19, 2010

Looking for the Full Measure of Jack Murtha

Rep. Jack Murtha believed that taking care of the troops was not just the right thing to do, it was also the foundation for good policy, writes Scott Lilly.

by Scott Lilly | Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Progressivism Old and New

Jackson Lears and Sidney Milkis discuss the historical foundations of the new progressive era at an event from CAP and the Progressive Book Club.

| Tuesday, January 26, 2010

He’ll Be Back

Ruy Teixeira argues in the Wall Street Journal that the Obama administration will be able to regrasp American optimism and a positive outlook for the country.

by Ruy Teixeira | Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Predicting the “Future of Faith”

A Progressive Book Club event discusses Harvard professor Harvey Cox’s new book on Christianity.

| Monday, November 23, 2009

Working Hard for Progressive Change

SEIU’s Anna Burger speaks at a Progressivism on Tap event about the importance of organizing workers and the close bond that progressives share with the labor movement.

| Wednesday, November 4, 2009

A Rare Conversation on Race

Sam Fulwood discusses race relations in the Obama era during a Progressivism on Tap event.

| Tuesday, October 27, 2009

A Philosopher in the White House?

William Galston discusses how the White House can bridge progressive values and pragmatic policymaking at a Progressivism on Tap event.

| Friday, October 23, 2009

John Podesta Receives Drinan Award

CAP President and CEO John D. Podesta delivered remarks upon receiving the Drinan Award from Georgetown University's Law School last week.

by John Podesta | Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Weekly Round Up: August 24 – 28, 2009

CAP reflected on the loss of Senator Ted Kennedy this week while explaining how health reform will help the insured and demonstrating the cost effectiveness of energy efficiency.

| Friday, August 28, 2009

Statement on the Passing of Senator Ted Kennedy

Senator Edward Kennedy bridged the idealism and purpose of an earlier generation and helped usher its revival today.

by John Podesta | Wednesday, August 26, 2009

America’s Progressive Metros

book_alt2 icon Report Ruy Teixeira shows that the shift toward progressive values is happening most quickly in metropolitan areas.

by Ruy Teixeira | Wednesday, July 15, 2009

The Coming End of the Culture Wars

book_alt2 icon Report Ruy Teixeira analyzes new data and shows that the culture wars, far from coming back, are likely coming to an end as a defining aspect of our politics.

by Ruy Teixeira | Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Interactive Map: A New Progressive America Update

cursor icon Interactive This updated map from the Progressive Studies Program includes data on progressive shifts in metropolitan areas, as well as the 50 states.

| Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Millennials Are a Progressive Generation

Young Americans have progressive views and expect big changes, and they will fundamentally reshape our electorate, writes Ruy Teixeira.

by Ruy Teixeira | Monday, May 18, 2009