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RELEASE: Report Calls out Montana Firearm Dealer for Failing to Maintain Inventory Control, Calls on Congress to Act

Read the report. Washington D.C. — A new report released today by the Center for American Progress sheds light on how Congress has hindered law-enforcement efforts to prevent and investigate thefts from gun dealers. The report calls on Congress to remove an appropriations rider that prevents the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF,...

RELEASE: Report Calls out Maine Firearm Dealer for Failing to Maintain Inventory Control, Calls on Congress to Act

Read the report. Washington D.C. — A new report released today by the Center for American Progress sheds light on how Congress has hindered law-enforcement efforts to prevent and investigate thefts from gun dealers. The report calls on Congress to remove an appropriations rider that prevents the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF,...

RELEASE: Report Calls out Washington Firearm Dealers for Failing to Maintain Inventory Control, Calls on Congress to Act

Read the report. Washington D.C. — A new report released today by the Center for American Progress sheds light on how Congress has hindered law-enforcement efforts to prevent and investigate thefts from gun dealers. The report calls on Congress to remove an appropriations rider that prevents the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF,...

RELEASE: Report Calls out Alabama Firearm Dealer for Failing to Maintain Inventory Control, Calls on Congress to Act

Read the report. Washington D.C. — A new report released today by the Center for American Progress sheds light on how Congress has hindered law-enforcement efforts to prevent and investigate thefts from gun dealers. The report calls on Congress to remove an appropriations rider that prevents the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF,...

RELEASE: Report Calls out Louisiana Firearm Dealer for Failing to Maintain Inventory Control, Calls on Congress to Act

Read the report. Washington D.C. — A new report released today by the Center for American Progress sheds light on how Congress has hindered law-enforcement efforts to prevent and investigate thefts from gun dealers. The report calls on Congress to remove an appropriations rider that prevents the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF,...

RELEASE: Report Calls out Illinois Firearm Dealers for Failing to Maintain Inventory Control, Calls On Congress to Act

Read the report. Washington D.C. — A new report released today by the Center for American Progress sheds light on how Congress has hindered law-enforcement efforts to prevent and investigate thefts from gun dealers. The report calls on Congress to remove an appropriations rider that prevents the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF,...

RELEASE: Report Calls Out Maryland Firearm Dealers for Failing to Maintain Inventory Control, Calls On Congress to Act

Read the report. Washington D.C. — A new report released today by the Center for American Progress sheds light on how Congress has hindered law-enforcement efforts to prevent and investigate thefts from gun dealers. The report calls on Congress to remove an appropriations rider that prevents the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF,...

RELEASE: Poll Shows Voters Want Public Lands Protected, Campaign Launched to Put Energy and Conservation on Equal Ground

Washington, D.C. — New public opinion research conducted by Hart Research Associates found a gaping divide between public land-management priorities and rhetoric in Washington, D.C., and the views of Westerners about the appropriate balance between drilling and conservation on public lands. When it comes to public lands, oil and gas drilling is not popular, with only...

ADVISORY: CAP to Host Panel Discussion on Middle-Out Economics

RSVP to attend this event WASHINGTON D.C. - The last several decades have not been kind to the American middle class—even as the rich have grown far richer, middle-class incomes have stagnated, sending inequality soaring. For years, conservatives have prescribed “trickle-down” policies, such as tax cuts for the wealthy, that purport to produce prosperity for...

ADVISORY: Teachers Shaping Policy – New Organizations, New Voices

Washington D.C. - The recent emergence of teacher-voice organizations presents a new avenue for teachers to have their voices heard in education policy conversations. These grassroots organizations focus on a wide range of policy issues and have popped up at a time when new policy initiatives, from teacher evaluation reform to the implementation of the...

RELEASE: Entering a New Phase in the Syrian Conflict

Washington, D.C. — Yesterday the Obama administration announced that the U.S. intelligence community now believes with a high degree of confidence that the regime of President Bashar al-Assad in Syria has used chemical weapons against its own people on multiple occasions. As the Obama administration expands the scope and scale of U.S. support to the...

PRESS CALL ADVISORY: John Podesta, Geoff Garin to Discuss New Public Opinion Research on Energy Development and Land Conservation in the West

Washington, D.C. — With U.S. oil and gas production at record levels and more than 37 million acres of public land currently leased to oil and gas companies for drilling, Western communities and policymakers are grappling with how to balance expanded energy production from public lands with its impacts on air quality, drinking water, wildlife,...