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Charting a Bold Vision for America’s Future
Senior Fellow, Economic Policy
Director of Economic Analysis, Inclusive Economy
Counselor; President, Center for American Progress Action Fund
Managing Director, Inclusive Growth
Executive Vice President, Communications and Strategy
Senior Vice President, National Security and International Policy
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More than a dozen new incentives enacted through the Inflation Reduction Act, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, and the CHIPS and Science Act have sent investments in EV manufacturing skyrocketing, resulting in more than 84,000 announced jobs in just the first year of implementation.
Nov 22, 2023
The new Indo-Pacific supply chain deal demonstrates how the Biden Administration's new approach to foreign and economic policy furthers its industrial strategy.
Nov 20, 2023
This grant provides funding for a project to modernize and update safety features on Michigan Avenue, one of the most important downtown transportation corridors in Detroit, Michigan.
Nov 16, 2023
This investment provides funding to expand broadband connectivity for several Native American Tribes in Arizona.
The Port of Green Bay in Wisconsin has received funding to expand onto the site of a former power plant; the transformation includes the removal of coal piles and other items left from the power plant, and ships will be able to both load and unload cargo at the new port.
This grant provided the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation with the necessary funds to repair the Fern Hollow Bridge after its unexpected collapse.
This grant provided funding for the improvement of services and efficiency of TSA screening in the Lehigh Valley International Airport in Pennsylvania.
Investments in clean vehicles have transformed the auto sector and enabled even more ambitious EPA emissions standards.
Nov 7, 2023
The U.S. Department of Energy requires developers applying for all the agency’s grant and loan programs to craft a community benefits plan, with the goal of leveraging public investments into broadly shared benefits in the communities where projects are sited.
Nov 6, 2023
Mark Haggerty, Anastasios Chryssikopoulos
In an InsideSources op-ed, Karla Walter argues why the Biden administration’s support of prevailing wage standards will help grow the middle class.
Oct 19, 2023
The Biden administration’s historic investments support Latinos and have advanced racial equity for all Americans.
Oct 13, 2023
Gaby Blanco, Rafael Medina, Mariam Rashid
After the U.S. Supreme Court struck down President Biden’s plan to cancel up to $20,000 in student loan debt per borrower in June 2023, the Biden-Harris administration is working hard to deliver relief to student loan borrowers.
Oct 12, 2023
Madison Weiss, Stephanie Hall, Sara Partridge, 5 More
Charlie Schuyler, Ronnie Rivera, Hai-Lam Phan, Toni Pandolfo, Madalyn Reagan
This report discusses how money flows through the pharmaceutical ecosystem and how policymakers should address high prices.
Sam Hughes, Nicole Rapfogel
This grant provides funding for a project to improve and modernize PhilaPort in Philadelphia, the largest refrigerated port in the nation.
Oct 6, 2023
This investment by Hemlock Semiconductor Operations will expand the company’s polysilicon manufacturing operations and likely create more than 170 jobs.
Indie Semiconductor is building an engineering design center at its existing facilities in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
This grant provides funding for a project to rebuild the 100-year-old Algoma South Breakwater Pier in Wisconsin.
With the student loan payment pause ending in September 2023, this column helps to answer questions borrowers may have about what the Biden-Harris administration is doing to pursue debt relief and what to expect in the upcoming negotiated rulemaking that will take place from October through December 2023.
Sara Partridge, Madison Weiss
The Biden administration’s actions to strengthen the economy are helping ensure young people have a brighter future.
Oct 5, 2023
Jessica Vela, Crystal Weise
Join the Center for American Progress for an event exploring how the Biden administration is making smart investments to create more opportunities for Latinos to build a more inclusive economy.
Oct 4, 2023
Frances Colón, Laura Rodriguez, Emmy Ruiz
Leaders in the Sunshine State have an opportunity to tap into Inflation Reduction Act funding to invest in clean energy, build climate-resilient communities, create good jobs, lower household costs, and improve the lives of Floridians.
Oct 3, 2023
Auburn Bell, Cathleen Kelly, Yoca Arditi-Rocha, 1 More
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Bobby Kogan, senior director of Federal Budget Policy at the Center for American Progress, filed written testimony before the U.S. House Oversight and Accountability Committee’s Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Energy Policy, and Regulatory Affairs; this testimony is in support of the macroeconomic fiscal policy taken in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and ensuing recession.
Oct 2, 2023
This fact sheet summarizes a recent Center for American Progress report outlining the need for a whole-of-government, society-wide approach to addressing the complex challenges posed by the opioid overdose epidemic.
Sep 21, 2023
Trinh Q. Truong, Debu Gandhi, Jill Rosenthal, 5 More
Marquisha Johns, Mariam Rashid, Dan Restrepo, Akua Amaning, Cleo Bluthenthal
New analysis illustrates how the Bureau of Land Management’s proposed Public Lands Rule and related conservation actions can help bridge the nature gap for underserved communities and meet surging demand for parks and outdoor recreation.
Sep 20, 2023
Drew McConville, Sam Zeno
We pursue climate action that meets the crisis’s urgency, creates good-quality jobs, benefits disadvantaged communities, and restores U.S. credibility on the global stage.
Democracy is under attack at home and abroad. We must act to ensure it is accessible to all, accountable, and can serve as a force of good.
Economic growth must be built on the foundation of a strong and secure middle class so that all Americans benefit from growth.
We apply a racial equity lens in developing and advancing policies that aim to root out entrenched systemic racism to ensure everyone has an opportunity to thrive.
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