Past Events

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A New Agenda for Financial Services and Accountability

Against the backdrop of stagnant wages for working households but soaring profits for corporations and financial institutions, the new House of Representatives has enormous work to do to unrig an economic and political system where the decks have been stacked against working Americans. Join the Center for American Progress Action Fund for an important address and conversation to explore Chairwoman Maxine Waters' and the House Financial Services Committee's new priorities.

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The Path to Reclaiming Our Democracy

Join the Center for American Progress Action Fund and leading voices from the progressive movement for a play-by-play of the 2018 midterms and a preview of how these new faces can lead our nation forward. The new house has an opportunity to be a strong check on President Donald Trump and have built a class...

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Strengthening American Democracy

Many Americans share the view that the federal government is run by and for wealthy and powerful special interests. This culture of corruption blocks progress on substantive issues that matter in people’s lives such as access to well-paying jobs, affordable health care, and clean air and water.

Latinas in the Resistance

Please join the Center for American Progress Action Fund for a thoughtful discussion examining the power of Latinas in American society. This event is part of an ongoing series that focuses on race and creating power to move a progressive agenda forward.

The United States in Asia: President Trump’s Choices and Challenges

Please join the Center for American Progress Action Fund on Thursday, November 2, at 9:00 a.m. for a speech by Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) on U.S. policy in the Asia-Pacific. The speech will be followed by a panel discussion of U.S. policy in the region and what to expect from President Trump’s trip.

On the Brink with Iran and North Korea

Please join CAP for a discussion of U.S. policy on Iran, North Korea, and the intersection between the two. Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) will deliver remarks regarding the upcoming Trump Administration decision on Iran and its implications for American national security on two fronts. His remarks will be followed by a moderated panel discussion with former senior U.S. officials with deep experience navigating both the Iran and North Korea challenges. The event will also mark the release of a new Center for American Progress policy brief examining options for strengthening U.S. policy on Iran.

The Health Care Fight: Ensuring Access to Prescription Drugs

Please join Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. (D-NJ) and the Center for American Progress Action Fund for a discussion on the challenges of addressing the concerns of the American public on rising drug costs and pharmaceutical policy reform, as well as the latest developments on Congress’s efforts to repeal the ACA.