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RELEASE: $100 Billion in Politically Feasible Defense Cuts for a Budget Deal

Washington, D.C. — As Congress works to come to an agreement to avoid sequestration, the Center for American Progress today released “$100 Billion in Politically Feasible Defense Cuts for a Budget Deal,” an issue brief outlining targeted reductions in defense spending to put the country on a more sustainable fiscal path, while eliminating unnecessary and...

RELEASE: Rising Income Inequality Reduces Economic Mobility, Increases Pessimism Among Americans

Washington, D.C. — In anticipation of the one-year anniversary of President Barack Obama’s landmark speech in Osawatomie, Kansas, which marked a turning point in the president’s economic argument, the Center for American Progress today released two reports drawing attention to the consequences of rising economic inequality. High levels of income inequality are associated with low...

RELEASE: The Obama Coalition in the 2012 Election and Beyond

By Ruy Teixeira and John Halpin | December 4, 2012 To read the full report, click here. To see today’s event live-streamed, click here. Washington, D.C.—Today the Center for American Progress released a report titled, “The Obama Coalition in the 2012 Election and Beyond” at an event with CAP’s Ruy Teixeira, Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research’s...

PRESS CALL: Leading Economic Experts Unveil Tax Reform and Deficit Reduction Plan

RSVP to Katie Peters at kpeters@americanprogress.org Washington, D.C. — As the fiscal showdown in Washington continues, the Center for American Progress will host a press call today to unveil a comprehensive tax reform and deficit reduction plan. Earlier this year, knowing that our nation’s leaders would soon be confronting key budget and tax issues, the...

RELEASE: Climate Change, Migration, and Conflict in South Asia

Washington, D.C. — Today, as the effects of climate change are gaining increased attention due to recent natural disasters and the international climate talks taking place in Doha, the Center for American Progress released “Climate Change, Migration, and Conflict in South Asia,” which examines the role of climate change as it intersects with migration and...