Past Events

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The Trump Administration’s Immigration Policies

Join the Center for American Progress Action Fund and expert panelists as we examine the domestic and national security implications, as well as the community impacts, of the Trump administration's anti-immigrant and anti-refugee executive orders.

A Conversation with Cedric Richmond

Please join the Center for American Progress Action Fund for a conversation with the Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, Representative Cedric Richmond (D-LA), as he outlines the caucus agenda for the 115th Congress.

States Defending Progress

In the first 40 days of the Trump presidency, progressive policies from civil rights to climate regulation and from immigration reform to financial protections have already come under attack. In response, many state-level leaders have risen to protect progress made in these areas from further regressive actions. Attorneys General Lisa Madigan (D-IL), Karl Racine (D-DC),...

Sen. Ben Cardin on Russia-U.S. Relations

Please join the Center for American Progress for a speech by U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD), ranking Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on U.S. relations with Russia.

Undermined and Under Siege

Please join CAP Action for a discussion about Russia, its role in the hacking of various U.S. entities, and the 2016 election. The event will feature House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Adam Schiff.

Mayors on the Front Line

With the election of Donald Trump and a Republican-controlled Congress, U.S. mayors are emerging as front-line defenders of progressive policies.

The Real Story Behind the Latino Electorate in 2016

Join the Center for American Progress Action Fund and expert panelists as we discuss the 2016 election and Latino vote participation, taking a closer look at exit polling, outcomes in Florida, Colorado, and Nevada - two instrumental states with significant Latino populations and robust civic engagement operations - and the policies needed to increase turnout in future cycles.

The Battle for Climate Change Accountability

Please join us for a discussion on the legal foundation for seeking accountability from fossil fuel companies for climate change, as well as the importance of state attorney general investigations during the Trump presidency.