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Congressional Republicans Balk at Obama’s Budget, Sight Unseen
Falling Deficit to Reverse Course in 2016 as U.S. Ages
How will the candidates help small business?
In search of a way to defuse the debt limit brinkmanship
GOP’s debt-limit pressure grows
Debt Limit Analysis
President’s Budget Eyes the Future, But Doesn’t Pay for It
Powerball’s Responsible Younger Sibling
Treasury Will Hit "X-date" for Paying Debt Nov. 10-19
Budget Agreement Includes Several BPC Recommendations on Disability Insurance
White House details massive clean-tech spending plan
Exporting oil is key to US progress on climate change
State regulators, utilities see advantages in mass-based approach to EPA rule
A Mixed Legacy on Oil
5 Ways Obama’s Successor Could Undermine His New Climate Rules
Letter to Congress in Support of Lifting Crude Oil Export Ban
From Science to Marketplace: The Federal Role in Innovation
The Role of Innovation in Climate Finance
Could Year-End Bills Offer Chance to Pass Energy Provisions?
Investing in Innovation is an American Tradition
Aaron Klein on Squawk Box: Yellen's tough dilemma
Puerto Rican Officials Warn Congress of Major Defaults Without Restructuring
What Everyone Got Wrong About MetLife’s Breakup
Forget rates, the Fed needs to weigh in on pot
Public-Private Partnership (P3) Model State Legislation
What if Another Federal Reserve Board Vacancy Opens Before 2017?
Marijuana Legalization: Raising Novel Banking Questions
Acceleration in Suspicious Activity Reporting Warrants Another Look
Wild Ride on Wall Street: Early Test of Liquidity?
Congress Still Fights, but Shows Signs of Progress
Paul Ryan should give the right more input, not less — and here’s why
Study shows amendments are nearly extinct in the House
Be election-ready — register to vote
Jason Grumet on BPC’s Healthy Congress Index
The Primary Campaign: What You Need to Know
Election Day Command Centers: An Invaluable Tool in Election Administration
Healthy Congress Index
What You Need to Know About the Iowa Caucus
Ohio Voters Approve State Legislative Redistricting Reform
Time to pass medical innovation legislation
How to fix U.S. long-term care over the long haul
Zika Virus Funding Met With Caution in Congress
Republicans Eye Quick Obamacare Repeal If Party Wins White House
How to make both parties happy through the Affordable Care Act
Initial Recommendations to Improve the Financing of Long-Term Care
Release of Recommendations to Address Long-Term Care Financing
Three Medical Innovation Priorities Ready for Congressional Action
Congress Can Reach Bipartisan Agreement on Changes to ACA
Advancing Medical Innovation for a Healthier America
Let’s Talk About Aging This Holiday Season
Reauthorize the Older Americans Act
GSE reform just isn’t going to happen soon
BPC discussion: Fannie, Freddie reform can happen but one step at a time
Home Can Be Where the Help Is
Address by FHFA Director Mel Watt
BPC Comments to Senate Finance Committee on Chronic Care Policy Options
Expert Forum: Falls Prevention
Expert Forum: The Role of Technology in Aging in Place
Housing is a Growing Source of Instability
U.S. Doesn’t Know How Many Foreign Visitors Overstay Visas
Lawmakers Must Do More to Respond to Refugee Crisis
Carson: Political correctness is ruining our country
Immigration Policy More Complicated than Campaign Slogans
Trump, ‘Anchor Babies’ and the GOP’s Birthright Boondoggle
Immigration in Two Acts
Immigration and the Labor Force: Part IV
Supreme Court to Take Up Immigration Executive Action Case
Immigration and Border Riders in FY2016 Omnibus Appropriations
Understanding the PATH Act’s Impact on Immigrants
Afghanistan is on the brink after US invests $100 billion
Iran’s Nuclear Compliance Draws Mixed Opinions
14 years of war and we still haven't learned the right lesson
BPC’s Misztal discusses growing ISIS threat
Saving Lives, Strengthening Nations
Shedding Light on ‘Going Dark’: Practical Approaches to the Encryption Challenge
Turkey Divided and Conquered: How the AKP Regained Power
The Kurds, Sykes-Picot and Quest for Redrawing Borders
Implementation Day Does Not Keep Polarization at Bay
ISIS: Turkey’s Ticking Bomb
Jason Grumet, founder and president of BPC, is respected on both sides of the aisle for his innovative approach to improving government effectiveness. Grumet’s first book, City of Rivals: Restoring the Glorious Mess of American Democracy, was released in September 2014.
Senior Fellow; Former U.S. Senator from Maine
Olympia Snowe is a BPC senior fellow and co-chairs its Commission on Political Reform. With her election to the U.S. Senate in 1994, Snowe began an 18-year career in the Senate. She was the first woman in U.S. history to serve in both houses of a state legislature and both houses of Congress.
Former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
Henry Cisneros co-chairs BPC’s Housing Commission and BPC’s Immigration Task Force. In 1981, Cisneros became the first Hispanic-American mayor of a major U.S. city, San Antonio, Texas. In 1992, President Clinton appointed Cisneros to be Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Alice M. Rivlin
Former Director of the Office of Management and Budget
Alice M. Rivlin co-chaired, with former Senator Pete Domenici, the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Debt Reduction Task Force. Rivlin served as vice chair of the Federal Reserve Board (1996-99). She was the founding director of the Congressional Budget Office (1975-83).
G. William Hoagland
Senior Vice President
G. William Hoagland is a senior vice president at BPC. Hoagland has completed 33 years of federal government service. From 1982 until 2003, Hoagland was a staff member of the Senate Budget Committee, serving as that committee’s staff director from 1986 to 2003.
Senior Fellow, Former Secretary of Agriculture
Dan Glickman is a BPC senior fellow, and he co-chairs its Commission on Political Reform, Democracy Project and Prevention Initiative. He served as the U.S. secretary of agriculture from March 1995 until January 2001.
Thomas H. Kean
Former 9/11 Commission Chairman, Former Governor of New Jersey
Thomas H. Kean co-chairs BPC’s national security program. He served as the chairman of the 9/11 Commission. Kean was the governor of New Jersey from 1982 to 1990 and the president of Drew University from 1990 to 2005.
Pete V. Domenici
Senior Fellow, Former U.S. Senator from New Mexico
Pete V. Domenici is a BPC senior fellow, and he co-chaired its Debt Reduction Task Force, Health Care Cost Containment Initiative, and Task Force on Defense Budget and Strategy. Domenici served as a senator from New Mexico longer than any other person.
Senior Fellow, Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader
Doctor and Senator Bill Frist is a BPC senior fellow and he co-chairs its Health Project. He is both a nationally recognized heart and lung transplant surgeon and former U.S. Senate Majority Leader. Frist represented Tennessee in the U.S. Senate for 12 years.