RELEASE: New CAP Action Analysis: Republican-Controlled Congress Spent Billions on Tax Cuts for the Rich While Leaving Roads and Bridges in Disrepair

New CAP Action analysis looks at the state of failing roads and bridges in 26 districts where Republican members of Congress prioritized tax cuts for millionaires and billionaires over fixing critical infrastructure.  Washington, D.C. — During the 2016 presidential campaign, President Donald Trump promised to invest $1 trillion in infrastructure but failed to act beyond rolling out a...

STATEMENT: CAP Action’s Neera Tanden Says Kavanaugh Confirmation Taints Supreme Court for a Generation

Washington, D.C. — After the Senate narrowly voted to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, Neera Tanden, CEO of the Center for American Progress Action Fund, issued the following statement: After tainting the presidency and the Congress, President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans have now infected the Supreme Court with a justice who will forever be questioned for his dishonesty, raw partisanship, and...

STATEMENT: The Senate Should Refer Kavanaugh for Perjury and Halt Confirmation, CAP Action CEO Neera Tanden Says

Washington, D.C. — Evidence suggests that President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh deliberately and repeatedly misled the Senate in his confirmation hearings on a litany of issues. Those issues include his knowledge of documents stolen from Judiciary Committee senators; his involvement with handling the nominations of two extreme anti-abortion judicial nominees; and his...

RELEASE: With Labor Day Approaching, CAP Action Fund Tracker Outlines Every Action President Trump Takes to Undermine American Workers

Washington, D.C. — The Center for American Progress Action Fund’s American Worker Project is tracking every action the president takes to weaken job protections for Americans, and with Labor Day around the corner, the Action Fund has updated its tracker with new content and examples of ways the Trump administration has betrayed the American worker. The...

RELEASE: CAP Action Releases 25 Profiles in Corruption for Vulnerable House Republicans

Washington, D.C. — With Republicans in Congress increasingly imperiled by their own culture of corruption, today the Center for American Progress Action Fund released Profiles in Corruption, a new website that exposes the part that 25 vulnerable House Republicans have played in spreading that culture. The website will be the home base for a sustained campaign...