STATEMENT: CAP Action CEO Neera Tanden on Gubernatorial Election Results in Virginia and New Jersey

Washington, D.C. — Center for American Progress Action Fund CEO Neera Tanden issued the following statement following the gubernatorial election results in Virginia and New Jersey: Tonight’s election results are a clear rejection of the politics of division, anti-immigrant rhetoric, trickle-down economics, and Donald Trump. Voters in Virginia and New Jersey had a choice between...

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

Washington, D.C. — The Asia-Pacific region presents tremendous opportunities for the United States to work with partners in Asia to strengthen the U.S. economy, uphold regional security, and solve regional and global challenges. But growing challenges—from tensions with North Korea to the rise of China and Southeast Asia’s backsliding democracy—threaten those opportunities. The current specter...

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...