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Senior Fellow, Economic Policy
Senior Director, Domestic Climate and Energy Policy
Director of Economic Analysis, Inclusive Economy
Counselor; President, Center for American Progress Action Fund
Senior Fellow; Chief Economist
Senior Director, Employment Policy
Senior Director, Strategy and Operations
Senior Fellow; Senior Adviser, American Worker Project
Executive Vice President, Communications and Strategy
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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
Join the Center for American Progress as we celebrate 20 years of innovative policy solutions and look boldly forward to a progressive future.
Oct 25, 2023
Amid a tight labor market and lack of sustainable funding, the child care sector’s shortage of good jobs persists, exacerbating its challenge to attract and retain workers.
Oct 19, 2023
Rose Khattar, Maureen Coffey
Emergency pandemic programs and proposed federal legislation offer important lessons in ensuring paid leave for the self-employed.
Oct 11, 2023
Molly Weston Williamson
Two states have enacted distinctive paid leave programs to expand coverage for certain self-employed workers.
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.
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
In an op-ed published by WorkingNation, Beth Almeida argues why economic inclusivity means more career mobility for older women.
Sep 27, 2023
This fact sheet explores the size, demographics, and key features of the self-employed population in the United States.
Sep 21, 2023
Trevor Higgins, senior vice president of the Energy and Environment department at the Center for American Progress, filed written testimony before the U.S. House Oversight and Accountability Committee’s Subcommittee on Health Care and Financial Services; the testimony is in support of the Inflation Reduction Act in its first year of historic investments in American households and jobs aimed at accelerating the U.S. transition to a clean energy economy.
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.
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