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Building PROGRESSIVE Power in America

 

THE DRIVING FORCE FOR CHANGE

The Congressional Progressive Caucus Center (CPCC) is an outside entity that will leverage the power of the Congressional Progressive Caucus by creating critically needed infrastructure within the progressive community.

The Center will be the bridge that links the CPC with progressive stakeholders and will provide cutting edge policy analysis and message guidance to the broader progressive community to help drive progressive ideas and reforms into the public debate.

OUR WORK

Congress’ priorities must be informed by a direct connection to the people who have elected their representatives to office.

By working with outside partners - advocacy groups, labor unions, and think tanks - we will provide resources outlining the interests of the American people. The CPCC will convene different progressive stakeholders to advance cutting-edge, independent policy analysis and most importantly, work to realize the enactment of progressive policies - which are overwhelmingly supported by the American people.

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in the news

Congressional Progressive Caucus Center Announces Liz Watson as New Executive Director

Liz Watson brings to the CPCC nearly two decades of experience in the progressive movement.  She previously served as the Labor Policy Director for the House Education and the Workforce Committee Democrats, the Executive Director of the Georgetown Center on Poverty, Inequality, and Public Policy, and the Director of Workplace Justice at the National Women's Law Center.

Progressive Caucus Launches Center for Policy Development, Outreach

ROLL CALL

The Congressional Progressive Caucus on Tuesday announced the launch of a center that will coordinate progressive policy development, messaging and outreach inside and outside Congress. 

The center is not yet fully operational, but it starts off with a board of directors that has spent the past four and a half months raising money to fund staff for next year.

Congressional progressives get their own center

CNN

The Congressional Progressive Caucus unveiled a new policy center Tuesday, aiming to strengthen the already largest bloc of House Democrats in anticipation of the House majority flipping after the midterms.

With 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) components, the center -- which is named the Congressional Progressive Caucus Center -- will work to align messaging and policy initiatives between progressive outside groups and progressive members of Congress — a strategy that those on the left say will help leverage their power next year.

A blue wave next month could be the start of a progressive sea change

THE WASHINGTON POST

“Only in the darkness can you see the stars,” the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. taught us. Now, even in the bleak night of Brett M. Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court, there are stars that offer hope. If Democrats take back the House in next month’s elections, the Congressional Progressive Caucus — already one of the largest and most diverse values-based caucus in the Congress — will make certain it won’t be business as usual. The CPC will have the leaders, even greater numbers, a compelling reform agenda and increasing institutional muscle to drive the debate — while exposing the corrosive corruption that pervades every corner of the Trump administration.

WE’RE HIRING!

Communications Director

WASHINGTON, D.C.

The Congressional Progressive Caucus Center seeks a Communications Director to lead the Center’s communications campaigns and overall media strategy, including creating strategic, targeted messaging on priority issues for the CPC Center and the broader progressive community to drive…

ORGANIZING DIRECTOR

WASHINGTON, D.C.

The Congressional Progressive Caucus Center seeks an Organizing Director to work closely with progressive movement to coordinate field and organizing strategy to help move issues forward in the public in support of CPC Center policy priorities. This role presents an exciting opportunity…

Policy Director

WASHINGTON, D.C.

The Congressional Progressive Caucus Center seeks a Policy Director to manage and advance the CPC Center’s policy agenda, as well as liaise with think tanks and Congressional staff. The Policy Director will provide timely analysis of emerging legislation, offering bill summaries and working…

FINANCE AND OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

WASHINGTON, D.C.

The Congressional Progressive Caucus Center seeks a Finance and Operations Director to oversee the financial management of its growing organization. This position will also oversee human resources and all operations, including office administration, purchase and vendor agreements, and consulting…

Legislative Fellowship

WASHINGTON, D.C.

Congressional Progressive Caucus Center (CPCC) is seeking 5 paid legislative policy fellows to be placed in Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) offices on Capitol Hill. Each fellow would focus their expertise on one issue. We are looking to fill 5 policy fellow positions to focus on…