America's partisan divides seem intractable. But beneath the polarization, Americans actually agree on quite a lot. "Moving Forward Together" proposes 12 issues on which Republicans, Democrats and independents can find common ground - addressing real problems while beginning to make our politics and our government work again. 

Drilling in the Arctic was always a bad idea, and it is only getting worse. Though the first lease sale of land in the Arctic National Wildlife refuge was a complete failure, we need to prevent any future sales and make sure the entire refuge is fully protected from any future development.

Bryn Huxley-Reicher
Solar panels at the Sunnyside Ranch Community Solar Array.

Research published over the last couple of months makes it clear that, entering 2021, clean energy technologies critical for taking on climate change have not only gotten cheaper than ever before, in many cases they now rival in cost the fossil fuel technologies they need to replace.

Gideon Weissman

The world already has more plastic than it needs, wants or can handle. And the world is starting to push back.

Bryn Huxley-Reicher

Marketplace cited our study on PPE shortages at nursing homes in describing the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.

Bloomberg Citylab took a deep dive into Highway Boondoggles 6, and the wasteful highway projects that continued to move forward "in a coronavirus-challenged year."

Reuters described rising consumer complaints about financial products and the CFPB's response, citing our research with U.S. PIRG.

The Miami Herald cited our "Trash in America" report its powerful piece about waste in the time of COVID.

Some of the nation's top states for renewable energy may surprise you: Forbes reports on the findings of Renewables on the Rise 2020.

Frontier Group worked with the U.S. PIRG Education Fund on a new report finding that, as the COVID-19 pandemic wreaks havoc on the financial situations of millions of Americans, consumer complaints to the CFPB have spiked to record levels.