Improving Retirement Savings in Maryland
David Madland discusses a new private-sector retirement-plan type called the Secure, Accessible, Flexible, and Efficient, or SAFE, Retirement Plan before the Maryland Joint Committee on Pensions.
The Top 5 Ways Immigration Has Influenced the 2013 Virginia Governor’s Race
With the Virginia gubernatorial race coming to an end, candidates Terry McAuliffe and Ken Cuccinelli have attempted to move toward more favorable immigration positions, especially given the demographics and immigration history of the state.
The Effect of Cuccinelli on Communities of Color
Throughout his career as a public servant, Ken Cuccinelli has advocated for numerous policies that have adverse effects on communities of color.
Ken Cuccinelli Just Does Not Understand Millennials
Issue Brief Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli’s policies and rhetoric are contrary to the beliefs of the Millennial generation.
Climate Change and the Commonwealth
Issue Brief Despite overwhelming evidence, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli still denies that climate change is man-made—a position that will cause long-term economic harm to Virginians.
Cuccinelli and His Caucus Are Bad for Women’s Health in Virginia
Issue Brief Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli’s positions would result in harmful impacts to women—and he is not alone. We focus on Cuccinelli’s record as it relates to women’s health and reproductive rights.
Middle Classes Are Stronger in States with Greater Union Membership
New Census Bureau data underscore how critical unions are in building strong middle classes across the country.
Infographic: Raising the Minimum Wage
This infographic shows how the California minimum-wage increase will affect the state’s working families.
Domestic Data Collection and Privacy Rights
John Podesta, Chair of the Center for American Progress Action Fund, delivers remarks at a CAP Action Fund event with Sen. Ron Wyden.
American Energy Security and Innovation: Grid Reliability Challenges in a Shifting Energy-Resource Landscape
Dan Weiss testifies on the effects that climate change has on electricity security and innovation before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.
States at Work: Progressive State Policies to Rebuild the Middle Class
Report State governments have a tremendous responsibility to help restore the promise of the American Dream, and can be part of the solution to rebuild a strong and growing middle class.
Legal Status for Undocumented Workers Is Good for American Workers
Studies show that providing legal status to undocumented immigrants will increase wages for American workers.
Public Proposals for the Future of the Housing Finance System
Senior Fellow Janneke Ratcliffe testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
The Mixed Bag of 401(k) Loans
Senior Fellow Christian E. Weller testifies before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
We Must Continue to Invest in Energy Efficiency and Renewable Power
Senior Fellow Daniel J. Weiss testifies before the House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.