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Five things that happen right away when the federal government shuts down.
Sep 29, 2023
Bobby Kogan, Jessica Vela
To respond to the United States’ rising tide of violent hate crimes and prevent them before they happen, Congress should pass the Disarm Hate Act into law.
Sep 13, 2023
The Senate’s bipartisan appropriations bills protect key priorities, while the House Republican appropriators’ proposal would set the United States on a path toward shutdown.
Sep 6, 2023
Bobby Kogan, Jean Ross
Policymaking that considers the unique developmental needs of young children, as well as their lived experiences and that of their families, can set the foundation for health and well-being throughout life.
Jun 29, 2023
Hailey Gibbs, Allie Schneider
The past decade of child care legislation illustrates an increase in bipartisan action on the child care crisis and highlights the need for Congress to enact legislation to support a federally funded comprehensive child care system.
Jun 21, 2023
Allie Schneider, Erin Grant, Shira Davidson
A new House Republican proposal would cut business taxes, expanding the primary cause of the nation’s increasing debt ratio.
Jun 20, 2023
Recent ethics scandals demonstrate how urgently action is needed to ensure the Supreme Court acts as, and is seen as, a coequal branch of government.
Jun 14, 2023
Maggie Jo Buchanan
Major climate and conservation gains hang in the balance as Congress reauthorizes the expiring farm bill; passing strong legislation that builds on historic investments from the Inflation Reduction Act is critical for the United States to lead the world on climate-smart agriculture and meet national land conservation goals.
May 25, 2023
Drew McConville, Jasia Smith, Mariel Lutz
The Child Care for Working Families Act aims to expand access to and lower the cost of care for families, support child care workers, and address racial and gender disparities in the child care system.
May 1, 2023
the CAP Early Childhood Policy Team
To meet this AI moment, the president must act swiftly with executive action.
Apr 25, 2023
Raising pay and benefits for workers in federally supported airports will stabilize the air industry.
Mar 7, 2023
Karla Walter, Aurelia Glass
Governors and mayors will have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to transform their economies in the months and years ahead.
Feb 8, 2023
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.
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