Manipulated election maps undermine the basic tenets of healthy democracy, including fair representation and government accountability. Redistricting procedures should be reformed to ensure a system of representative politics.
This past Election Day, voters approved democracy reform proposals in 12 states through ballot initiatives to fight corruption and empower citizens.
Inconsistent and restrictive family definitions have historically marginalized many families, but improvements can be made to serve a fuller range of diverse family structures, especially LGBTQ families.
Trump’s infrastructure plan does little for communities in need but enriches Wall Street investors with tax credits while passing the bill to middle-class Americans in the form of high tolls and other user fees.
The recent transformation of Hungarian politics—particularly the metamorphosis of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán—offers a cautionary tale of what can happen when a right-wing national populist leader gets elected.
CAP outlines 17 nonlegislative actions that state governors can take to support early learning.
Middle-wage jobs are returning. Apprenticeship— paid training that combines on-the-job training and classroom instruction—can be used to fill them.
More research is needed to understand the impact that autonomous vehicles could have on transportation-sector carbon emissions.
For workers in the United States, paid time off for caretaking is a perk for the privileged, while overseas, it’s a right. Some companies fill in the gaps—for some lucky workers.
Even with a delayed effective date for repeal of the Affordable Care Act, a smooth transition to a replacement plan is impossible.