RELEASE: Arkansas Has the Ninth-Highest Rate of Gun Violence in the Country, According to a New State-by-State Analysis

CAP Action holding events across the nation to highlight report and call for action to strengthen gun laws Read the full report here. Read the fact sheet on Arkansas gun violence here. Washington, D.C. — Arkansas has the ninth-highest rate of gun violence in the country, according to a new state-by-state analysis of gun violence released today...

RELEASE: Mississippi Has the Fifth-Highest Rate of Gun Violence in the Country, According to a New State-by-State Analysis

CAP Action holding events across the country to highlight report and call for action to strengthen gun laws Read the full report here. Read a fact sheet on Mississippi gun violence here. Washington, D.C. — Mississippi has the fifth-highest rate of gun violence in the country, according to a new state-by-state analysis of gun violence released...

RELEASE: CAP Announces New Website in Support of LGBT Immigrants and a Path to Citizenship

Washington, D.C. — In conjunction with the recent release of the report "Living In Dual Shadows: LGBT Undocumented Immigrants," the Center for American Progress today announced the launch of out4citizenship.org, a new website designed to tell the stories of LGBT undocumented immigrants and continue the momentum toward providing a path to citizenship for all undocumented immigrants....

VIDEO: CAP unveils ‘Boom Without Boundaries’ video narrated by Winthrop Roosevelt

Watch the video here. Washington, D.C. — Today the Center for American Progress released the short documentary video, “Boom Without Boundaries,” which explores the Bakken oil boom’s negative, industrial-scale impacts on Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota. The film is narrated by Winthrop Roosevelt, great-great grandson of President Theodore Roosevelt. Theodore Roosevelt National Park—often...