Through advocacy, coalition building, and partnerships, CFED promotes policies at the federal, state and local levels to expand economic opportunity. We are proud to be a trusted advisor and partner to policymakers on Capitol Hill, state partners around the country, and local advocates working in cities and towns.
Learn more about our current initiatives and policy priorities at each level of government and join us in our efforts to advance sound policy change:
Federal Policy Advocacy
Working directly with policymakers, CFED advocates for expanding economic opportunity and promoting asset and wealth building for all Americans.
State Policy Advocacy
Many state advocates are boldly promoting policies to improve economic security for poor and moderate income families. CFED joins state advocates as a partner, coalition builder and resource.
Local Policy Advocacy
CFED is helping municipalities around the country rethink and redesign the set of policies and program strategies they employ to create real, enduring improvements in the financial security of residents.
See a complete listing of CFED’s federal and state policy priorities by issue area: Financial Assets and Income; Businesses and Jobs; Housing and Homeownership; Education; and Healthcare.