How to Foster Long-Term Innovation Investment
Issue Brief Ensuring that equity markets serve investors who take the long view of companies’ growth prospects is important for corporate bottom lines and economic growth.
Economic Snapshot: June 2015
Issue Brief Policymakers need to create real economic security by fighting the twin evils of massive income inequality and anemic economic growth.
Building a More Inclusive National Park System for All Americans
Issue Brief Congress and the president should work to conserve places that better reflect America’s diverse population and help engage new generations to visit and explore their shared heritage and resources.
State Future Funds
Report For state and local leaders wondering how to keep pace with demands for clean energy and public transit, State Future Funds just may be the answer.
All Pennsylvanians Will Benefit from a Clean Slate Policy for Minor Criminal Records
Fact Sheet A new proposal in Pennsylvania will reduce barriers to employment, housing, education, and much more.
From Bonn to Paris: Navigating the Course to an Effective International Climate Agreement
Issue Brief During their June meeting in Bonn, Germany, the parties to the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change made measured progress toward the goal of adopting a new international climate agreement.
Federal Oil and Gas Royalty and Revenue Reform
Issue Brief U.S. taxpayers are being shortchanged hundreds of millions of dollars each year by outdated oil and gas policies on federal public lands.
Fact Sheets: The State-by-State Effects of the Supreme Court’s King v. Burwell Ruling
Fact Sheet A ruling for the plaintiffs in King v. Burwell would take away quality, affordable health care from millions of Americans. These fact sheets detail the effects of such a ruling in nine states.
Report CAP data analysis provides insights into the challenges that LGBT people seeking asylum in the United States face and underscores the need for the government to collect sexual orientation and gender identity data.
Examination of Select Post-Secondary Financial Aid Programs
Elizabeth Baylor, Associate Director of Postsecondary Education at the Center for American Progress, testified before the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, Office of Civil Rights Evaluation.
Social Security Disability Insurance: A Bedrock of Security for American Workers
Issue Brief Social Security Disability Insurance provides vital protection to nearly all American workers and their families in case of life-changing disability or illness.
How the Child and Adult Care Food Program Improves Early Childhood Education
Report Giving child care programs the ability to provide children three healthy meals per day through a reformed and expanded CACFP program would go a long way toward supporting children’s growth and development.
Responsible Credit Is an Economic and Moral Issue
Issue Brief As states and the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau debate payday lending regulation, both economics and faith illustrate the need for effective consumer protections.
Report The risk that impoverished populations in fragile and conflict-affected states will be left behind by the United Nations' ambitious development agenda is increasing as member states negotiate the post-2015 development agenda, also known as the Sustainable Development Goals.
An Ounce of Prevention
Report To save lives and blunt the impact of the terror tactics used by ISIS and other militant groups, the United States and other countries must cooperate to stem the flow of improvised explosive device, or IED, components and reinforce global partnership.