The demographics of the United States are projected to become much more diverse in the coming decades and will have significant effects on the nation's voting electorate in all 50 states.
The complex mix of demographics, economics, and ideology makes the already-close presidential race even more vigorously contested.
Center for American Progress Senior Fellow Ruy Teixeira outlines the demographic and economic factors that will drive the 2012 presidential election.
Ruy Teixeira and John Halpin explain how the shifting demographic balance of the American electorate, and the objective reality and voter perception of the economy in key battleground states will both play huge roles in determining the 2012 presidential election.
John Podesta and John Halpin on how the values in the Constitution are those that both progressives and conservatives should cherish and protect.
Ruy Teixeira on Obama's new political strategy.
Ruy Teixeira explains why Americans are operationally Keynesian in The New Republic.
A series of reports about the progressives response to demographic change throughout Europe, Australia, and the United States.
Ruy Teixeira and John Halpin examine several core assumptions that broadly define a progressive approach to economics in terms of theory, values, and practice.
Part five of the Progressive Tradition Series examines the relationship between progressivism and America's founding.