RELEASE: Trump Family and the President’s Cabinet Could See Billions Under the Trump-McConnell-Ryan Tax Plan, Reveals New CAP Action Analysis

Washington, D.C. — President Donald Trump, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, and Jared Kushner, presidential adviser and son-in-law, are three prime examples of millionaires and billionaires that stand to see an enormous windfall from the Trump-McConnell-Ryan tax plan, a new analysis from the Center for American Progress Action Fund reveals. The analysis was unveiled at...

ADVISORY: CAP Action’s Neera Tanden to Join Sens. Schumer and Warren to Reveal New CAP Action Analysis Showing How GOP Tax Plan Would Give Trump’s Cabinet Members a Massive $3.5 Billion Tax Cut

CAP Action CEO Neera Tanden will join Senate Democratic leader Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) to unveil new CAP Action analysis that shows how the Trump-congressional Republican leaders' tax plan would benefit President Donald Trump and his wealthy cabinet members at the expense of the middle class. Washington, D.C. — Tomorrow,...

PRESS CALL ADVISORY: Rep. Bill Pascrell, CAP Action, Main Street Alliance to Outline How the GOP Tax Plan Blows Open the “Trump Loophole” and Leaves Small Businesses Behind

Washington, D.C. — In their recently unveiled tax plan, the White House and the Congressional majority have been touting a so-called tax cut for small business. However, the biggest beneficiaries of this tax break, known as the “Trump loophole,” are anything but small businesses. Some of the largest and most profitable companies in the United States—including the Trump...

EVENT ADVISORY: Senators, Women, and LGBTQ Advocates Rally for Dream Act on 10/3

Washington, D.C. — Days before the October 5 deadline for Dreamers to renew Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, and to bring further attention to the ongoing fight to protect Dreamers, the Center for American Progress Action Fund—in partnership with the Human Rights Campaign, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, MomsRising, the National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, Immigration...

PRESS CALL ADVISORY: Rep. Scott Peters, CAP Action, Main Street Alliance to Hold Press Call Outlining How House GOP Tax Plan Will Ignore Small Businesses and the Middle Class to Give Big Tax Cuts to the Richest Americans

San Diego, CA — Congressional Republican leaders are preparing to unveil a plan next week that will focus heavily on slashing taxes for the richest Americans. On Thursday, September 21, Rep. Scott Peters (D-CA) will join a San Diego small business owner and experts from the Main Street Alliance and the Center for American Progress Action...

PRESS CALL: Sen. Dick Durbin Discusses Economic Impact of Dream Act with U.S. Chamber of Commerce, CAP Action, and CATO

Washington, D.C. — Following the September 5 announcement from the Trump administration that they will end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)—a program that, since 2012, has helped nearly 800,000 young people gain a temporary reprieve from deportation and a work permit—the conversation has now shifted to the urgent need for Congress to pass legislation...

RELEASE: Ed Gillespie’s Tax Plan Stacks the Deck Against All but the Wealthiest Virginians and Leaves Families in Poverty Behind, New CAP Action Analysis Shows

Washington, D.C. — Under Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ed Gillespie’s tax plan, people at the very top of the income scale would get much bigger tax cuts than those below them, with hardly any Virginia families living in poverty getting even a penny in tax cuts, a new analysis from the Center for American Progress Action...