Stories tagged with Center for American Progress
By Laurie Bennett | December 15, 2016 at 4:00pm | 0
With every new administration comes a shift in influence among the country’s major think tanks.
By Laurie Bennett | January 25, 2016 at 11:17am | 0
The annual schmoozefest known as the World Economic Forum ended Saturday with uncounted new friendships formed during talks and cocktail parties.
By Laurie Bennett | April 17, 2014 at 8:10am | 0
Like the comprehensive search engine it aims to be, Google covers all political bases when it comes to think tank funding.
By Laurie Bennett | March 12, 2014 at 11:22am | 0
The close ties between the Obama administration and the Center for American Progress are no secret.
By Laurie Bennett | December 18, 2013 at 8:40am | 0
As we noted last week, the Center for American Progress revealed its 2013 corporate donors after the announcement that its chairman, John Podesta, would advise the Obama White House.
By Muckety | December 13, 2013 at 5:26pm | 1
Just days after Sen. Elizabeth Warren called on the nation’s largest banks to reveal their donations to think tanks, the Center for American Progress has released a list of corporate funders.
By Muckety | November 6, 2013 at 12:59pm | 0
John Podesta, adviser to Presidents Obama and Clinton, is launching another think tank.
By Laurie Bennett | October 8, 2013 at 7:56am | 1
Yesterday, after seeing a Muckety user’s map of conservative foundations, a tweeter called for a similar map of liberal grantors.
By Laurie Bennett | August 13, 2013 at 8:45am | 2
Compared with the amount spent by pro-gun groups over the years, expenditures by gun safety groups are a pittance.
By Laurie Bennett | February 9, 2013 at 10:09am | 0
In D.C. vernacular, the Center for American Progress is sometimes referred to as the second White House.
By Carol Eisenberg | October 21, 2008 at 12:19pm | 1
Away from the glare of the campaign, leaders of two distinct Democratic networks are sifting names and vetting resumes for a prospective Barack Obama presidency.
By Laurie Bennett | August 9, 2008 at 10:18am | 0
One of the likely outcomes of John Edwards’ bad judgment is the muting - at least temporarily - of his wife’s public voice.
By Laurie Bennett | January 30, 2008 at 9:15am | 0
Both are operating outside the Obama campaign as 527 organizations, taking advantage of tax-code provisions that exempt them from federal spending limits. And both were founded by Steve Phillips, former president of the San Francisco School Board and son-in-law of billionaire banker Herb Sandler.