Governors and legislators across the country are taking much-needed steps to support families by investing in child care, preschool, and home visiting.
Bold Ideas for State Action
While gun violence is a uniquely American problem, the specific impact varies widely from state to state.
To achieve safe, sustainable, and inclusive communities, states and regions must implement transportation projects that reduce driving and increase biking, walking, and public transit use.
In the West, 60 percent of oil and gas leases offered by the Trump administration are in areas of high water stress, posing a potential threat to the water security of farmers and local communities.
New estimates show that recent efforts to strike down the Affordable Care Act could leave millions of women and girls with preexisting conditions at risk of being charged more or denied coverage for individual insurance.
Public sector training partnerships raise standards for workers and taxpayers—and they strengthen unions at the same time.
Numerous studies underscore the effects of high-quality curricula on student achievement, but to achieve the intended goal of adopting such curricula, careful attention must be paid to the implementation process.
The High Desert Corridor would promote low-density land use and single-occupant vehicle trips, running counter to the state’s climate and sustainable communities goals.
These fact sheets outline the current state of early learning and opportunities for improvement in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
Across all 50 states, DACA recipients are integral community members.
The Trump administration’s attempted sell-out of Alaskan forests, wildlife, and waters would be one of the largest liquidations of public lands in U.S. history—and is sure to tarnish the state’s future and worsen its budget problems.
Across the United States, DACA recipients are integral community members who bolster the economy.
The recent upheaval in Puerto Rico demonstrates that now, more than ever, progressives must incorporate Puerto Rican self-determination into policy and political agendas.
Every state serious about improving outcomes for high school and college students should replicate the lessons learned from Delaware’s College Success Report.
In order to advance economic security for women and families in Oregon, policymakers should prioritize policies that ensure economic equality and health care access for all.