ADVISORY: Experts Expose the Real Story Behind the Latino Electorate in 2016

Center for American Progress Action Fund, Latino Decisions, and Political and Field Experts Address Exit Polls, Turnout Strategy, and the Future Role of the Latino Vote Washington, D.C. — The Latino vote played a pivotal role in the 2016 election across battleground states. Yet, the results of the election prompted a divisive debate over Latino...

RELEASE: Unions Associated With More Wealth for Middle-Class Americans, New CAP Action Analysis Shows

Washington, D.C. — A new analysis from the Center for American Progress Action Fund provides some of the first empirical evidence that unions are associated with more wealth—and more economic security—for middle-class Americans. CAP Action's analysis of the Federal Reserve Board’s Survey of Consumer Finances, or SCF, data strongly suggests that strengthening unions is key...

RELEASE: New Video Dissects Kelly Ayotte’s Hollow Paid Family Leave Plan

Washington, DC – As voters in the Granite state prepare to decide between two senate candidates, the Center for American Progress Action Fund released a new video that compares Sen. Kelly Ayotte’s (R-NH) hollow paid family leave plan to New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan’s (D) comprehensive solution for working families. Despite Sen. Ayotte’s rhetoric on paid family...

RELEASE: New Polling of Pennsylvania, Nevada, and New Hampshire Voters Reveals Impact of Trump Effect on Senate Candidates

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As Donald Trump and Republican senate candidates struggle with women voters, the Center for American Progress Action Fund has released new polling conducted by Public Policy Polling of New Hampshire, Nevada, and Pennsylvania voters. The polls show the damaging effect of the Donald Trump ticket on Republican senate candidates and the electorate’s strong backing...

STATEMENT: CAP Action’s Karla Walter on the Preliminary Injunction Against the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order

Washington, D.C. — Karla Walter, Director of the American Worker Project at the Center for American Progress Action Fund, released the following statement today after the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas issued a preliminary injunction against the U.S. Department of Labor's final regulations related to the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order:...