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Is a mandatory U.S. retirement saving plan in your future?
Ignored for Years, a Radical Economic Theory Is Gaining Converts
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?
Debt Limit Analysis
Millennials in Retirement: What Will Happen to Social Security?
Commission on Retirement Security and Personal Savings
Lawmakers Once Again Miss Key Budget Deadline
Millennials in Retirement: How Does Social Security Redistribute Earnings?
Entrepreneurship: One issue both parties can agree on
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
U.S. Energy R&D Architecture
DOE, Clean Line Partnership Represents a Win for Energy Infrastructure
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?
On Weed Day, banks caught between pot and the law
Sanders interview causes uproar
A creative way to pay for infrastructure upgrades
We Must End the New Normal of Fed Board Vacancies
A New American Model for Infrastructure Investment
Cyber Insurance: A Guide for Policymakers
Regulators, Banks Move to New Stage on Living Wills
Why Do 1970s Prices Dictate Anti-Money Laundering Rules?
Will Court Ruling Push Fed to Act on Marijuana Policy?
How a presidential candidate decides on a vice president, explained
Why the 2016 veepstakes could be the most chaotic in decades
Campaign Veterans Offer Ideas to Improve VP Selection Process
Choosing vice presidential candidates needs to start soon
Get moving on vetting vice-presidential candidates, report urges
What Gridlock and Polarization Mean for American Democracy
Selecting a Vice President: Advice for Presidential Candidates
The GOP March Through March: Super Tuesday
The Long and Winding Road of the Presidential Primaries
Investment a prescription for Detroit's health crisis
Primary-care practitioners will be key players in the value-based transformation of health care
BPC’s Katherine Hayes and Bill Hoagland Talk Long-Term Care, Senior Housing
HHS Says Diabetes Prevention Program Will Save Medicare Money
Imperative for U.S. leadership in global response to Zika
Educational Series on Affordable Medicines: Impact of Federal Policy on Innovation, Competition, and Costs
Testimony by Dr. Alice Rivlin to the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Long-Term Care
With Health Care in the Spotlight, Experts Discuss Affordability of Medicines
New BPC Effort Explores Ways to Drive Prevention-Oriented Care
10 Ways to Advance Medical Innovation This Year
FHFA director Watt: This is the most serious risk facing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
Watt sounds warning bell on Fannie, Freddie
Let’s Talk About Aging This Holiday Season
Reauthorize the Older Americans Act
BPC Comments to Senate Finance Committee on Chronic Care Policy Options
Connecting Health and Housing: Lessons from Philadelphia
Address by FHFA Director Mel Watt
Health and Housing Expert Forum: Aging in Place in Rural Communities
Expert Forum: Falls Prevention
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
Immigration in Two Acts
Supreme Court to Take Up Immigration Executive Action Case
Responding to Migration Flows: U.S. and Europe Consider Similar Strategies
Central American Migrant Crisis: Managing Flows
EU Refugee Crisis by the Numbers
BPC's Blaise Misztal on Turkey's Media Crackdown
How Turkey uses terrorism to justify its crackdown on the press
How Washington Got Turkey’s Dictator So Wrong
Turkey’s Erdogan must reform or resign
An Open Letter to President Erdogan
Turkey-EU Agreement on Refugees: What’s the Deal?
Terror Attacks in Turkey: What You Need to Know
Turkish Government Seizes Opposition Newspaper
The Kurds, Sykes-Picot and Quest for Redrawing Borders
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 Senator from Maine
Olympia Snowe is a member of BPC’s board of directors, a BPC senior fellow, and a co-chair of BPC’s Commission on Political Reform. She was the first woman in U.S. history to serve in both houses of a state legislature and both houses of Congress.
Co-Chair, Housing Commission and Immigration Task Force; Former Secretary of HUD
Henry Cisneros co-chairs BPC’s Housing Commission, Immigration Task Force, and Senior Health and Housing Task Force. He served as the secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development in President Bill Clinton’s administration.
Alice M. Rivlin
Co-Chair, Debt Reduction Task Force; Former Director of the Office of Management and Budget
Alice M. Rivlin co-chairs BPC’s Debt Reduction Task Force. She was director of the White House Office of Management and Budget in the first Clinton administration and served as vice chair of the Federal Reserve Board from 1996 to 1999.
G. William Hoagland
Senior Vice President
G. William Hoagland is BPC’s senior vice president. In this capacity, he helps direct and manage fiscal, health, and economic policy analyses. Before joining BPC in September 2012, Hoagland served as vice president of public policy for CIGNA Corporation.
Senior Fellow; Former Secretary of Agriculture
Dan Glickman is a BPC senior fellow and co-chairs its Commission on Political Reform, Democracy Project, and Prevention Initiative. After serving Kansas for 18 years in the House of Representatives, he was the secretary of agriculture from March 1995 until January 2001.
Thomas H. Kean
Co-Chair, National Security Program; Former Governor of New Jersey
Thomas H. Kean co-chairs BPC’s National Security Program. Kean served as governor of New Jersey from 1982 to 1990, and was the president of Drew University from 1990 to 2005. He also served as chairman of the 9/11 Commission from 2002 to 2004.
Pete V. Domenici
Senior Fellow and Co-Chair, Debt Reduction Task Force; Former Senator from New Mexico
Pete V. Domenici is a BPC senior fellow and co-chair of its Debt Reduction Task Force, Health Care Cost Containment Initiative, and Task Force on Defense Budget and Strategy. He served as chairman and ranking minority member of both the budget and energy committees.
Senior Fellow, Former Senate Majority Leader
Bill Frist is a BPC senior fellow and co-chair of its Health Project. In addition to being a nationally recognized heart and lung transplant surgeon, he was Senate majority leader from 2003 to 2007.
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