Harleen Gambhir shares a quick look at major headlines gathered from her internship with the Center for American Progress.
On the Newsstand:Center For American Progress
Harleen Gambhir reports on her work at the Center for American Progress and the importance of action-oriented think tanks.
It was a little skirmish in a summer of big political battles. But the defeat of the DISCLOSE Act, a modest campaign finance reform measure pushed by President Obama and the Democrats, might have lasting importance. If Congress can’t even require transparency of the corporations that fund our elections, what hope is there of diminishing the power of money in ... Read More
(Crossposted from the Apollo Alliance Blog) It’s easy to forget that global warming has sparked a global response when the stalemate in Congress over national climate legislation continues, even despite the fact that the latest consequence of our fossil fuel addiction – the “worst” environmental catastrophe in America’s history – flickers across televisions nightly. Yet the global clean energy industry could be ... Read More