Congress Can Reach Bipartisan Agreement on Changes to ACA

Katherine Hayes October 8, 2015
While many believed bipartisan changes to the ACA were impossible before 2017, Congress took action to block a potentially disruptive provision of the law.

Experts Discuss Risk Sharing to Engage Private Capital in Housing

Andy Winkler October 7, 2015
Senators Corker and Warner, the authors of legislation to reform the housing finance system, reflected about ongoing opportunities and frustrations.

Expert Forum: The Role of Technology in Aging in Place

Housing October 5, 2015
How does technology enhance the ability of seniors to age in place—in homes and in communities?

Comparing Humanitarian Admissions in the U.S. and EU

Abigail Kamp, Zuzana Jerabek October 1, 2015
Can existing legal frameworks handle the refugee crisis?

Bipartisan Senate Energy Bill Reflects Many of BPC’s Electric Grid Priorities

Meghan McGuinness September 30, 2015
Under the leadership of Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA), the Energy Policy Modernization Act passed out of the Senate Energy Committee.

What We’re Reading in Infrastructure, September 28

Finance September 30, 2015
The staff of BPC's Executive Council on Infrastructure share some recent publications, speeches, and testimony relevant to infrastructure policy and finance.

What We’re Reading in Financial Regulatory Reform, September 25

Finance September 25, 2015
BPC’s Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative highlights news articles, papers and other important work which illuminate current and new thinking within financial regulation.

August Increase in Unaccompanied Minor and Family Apprehensions

Lazaro Zamora September 24, 2015
The number of unaccompanied children and family units apprehended in August 2015 was about 50 percent higher than August 2014 levels.

Housing is a Growing Source of Instability

Housing September 21, 2015
The deplorable conditions in housing today should concern all of us, regardless of whether we are satisfied with our own personal housing situations.

Replacing Cash Cliff with Gradual Offset Would Improve DI Work Incentives

Ben Ritz, Brian Collins September 21, 2015
One of the recommendations of BPC's Disability Insurance Working Group tries to address what many consider to be a problematic work disincentive in the program.