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Please join Patrick Gaspard, president and CEO of the Center for American Progress, in conversation with former U.S. Treasury Secretary Dr. Lawrence H. Summers on the importance of adequate funding for tax enforcement and administration to a healthy democracy.
Oct 31, 2023
Patrick Gaspard, Lawrence H. Summers, Jean Ross
In an op-ed published by MSNBC, Bobby Kogan argues that tax cuts are the reason the federal deficit has grown despite a strong economy.
Oct 27, 2023
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
Congress should extend and expand, not weaken, information reporting.
Jul 31, 2023
To fully realize the potential of direct pay and maximize the deployment of clean energy tax credits, the Treasury and IRS must make the program as accessible as possible.
Jul 27, 2023
A hostile rider would bar efforts to create a no-cost filing option that would save taxpayers money.
Jul 10, 2023
Jean Ross, Crystal Weise
A new House Republican proposal would cut business taxes, expanding the primary cause of the nation’s increasing debt ratio.
Jun 20, 2023
President Biden’s fiscal year 2024 tax proposal would impose new taxes on unearned income, while improving the child tax credit.
Apr 14, 2023
The CFPB faces legal and political challenges amid instability in the banking system.
Apr 10, 2023
Lilith Fellowes-Granda, Crystal Weise
Without the Bush and Trump tax cuts, debt as a percentage of the economy would be declining permanently.
Mar 27, 2023
The Fair Tax Act would replace federal income and payroll taxes with a national sales tax, slashing federal revenues and cutting taxes on the wealthy.
Feb 8, 2023
Jean Ross, Kyle Ross
This collection features stories from Americans across the country whose lives and communities have benefited from the legislative and executive actions passed under the Biden administration.
Dec 12, 2022
the Center for American Progress Action Fund
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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