The financial industry is coercing consumers to give up their rights in court with forced arbitration. Read CPR's report, explaining why strong action from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is needed.
U.S. Gulf Coast Adaptation to Climate Change
A new white paper explores ways beyond large-scale construction that the U.S. Gulf Coast can adapt to climate change.
The Chesapeake Bay: Countdown to 2017
The long-term health of the nation's largest estuary depends on the states in the watershed reaching pollution reduction goals in 2017. It's not looking good. Read CPR's new white paper.
Preventing Workplace Deaths
Thousands of workers die or are severely injured on the job every year, often the result of illegal behavior by their employers. Yet criminal charges rarely result. CPR's new manual for local advocates aims to change that.
The President's Path to Progress in 2015-16: 13 Essential Regulatory Actions
A new Issue Alert from CPR identifies "The Essential 13" regulatory actions the President should complete before leaving town, saving thousands of lives, protecting the environment and burnishing his legacy.
Safeguards Under Attack
Ideological opponents of regulation are on the warpath on the Hill, seeking to undercut vital statutory safeguards for health, the environment, worker safety and more. Check out CPR analyses of their latest bad ideas.
Katrina + 10
Ten years on, CPR Member Scholars examine the policy lessons from Hurricane Katrina and the mistakes that made a bad storm a true disaster.
Prosecution case studies: Protecting public health, the environment, worker and consumer rights.
Saving the Chesapeake
The largest estuary in North America, the Chesapeake Bay is home to more than 3,600 species of plants and animals. But after years of pollution abetted by political failure, the Environmental Protection Agency has forced the issue, imposing new pollution limits in cooperation with the states in the region. Read about CPR Member Scholars' work to save the Chesapeake.