Letter to Senators McConnell and Reid on Chemical Safety Modernization

Trent Lott, Byron L. Dorgan / Research July 6, 2015
The current law is broadly considered ineffective at regulating many chemicals that have entered the marketplace in the last several decades.

Governors’ Council Letter in Support of the Remote Transactions Parity Act

States can require only stores that have a physical presence in that state to collect state sales taxes. With the growth in online purchasing, states are losing $24 billion in annual revenues.

Letter to Senate Finance Chronic Care Working Group

The transition away from fee-for-service to more coordinated systems of care will benefit beneficiaries across the Medicare program, and particularly those living with chronic conditions.

Testimony by BPC President Jason Grumet on Energy Diplomacy

Jason Grumet / Research June 2, 2015
Jason Grumet offered his recommendations on energy policy and proposed legislation before the House Energy and Commerce Committee. 

New Turkey or New Government? The June 2015 Parliamentary Election

National Security / Research June 1, 2015
The concerns of electoral fraud reveal a deep lack of trust in Turkey’s political system and, no matter the outcome, the elections seem likely to further deepen that polarization.

A Prevention Prescription for Improving Health and Health Care in America

Health / Research May 28, 2015
There is growing recognition that prevention holds vast potential to improve health, while also reducing national spending on health care.

The Value of Prevention

Health / Research May 28, 2015
Americans spend an enormous amount of money treating largely preventable chronic conditions. Prevention can reduce demand on the health care system.

Assembling the Pieces: The Economics of Step-by-Step Immigration Reform

Immigration / Research May 21, 2015
BPC's study establishes a basis to assess the macroeconomic and fiscal implications of different approaches to immigration reform.

A Bipartisan Approach to America’s Fiscal Future

The health of the U.S. economy will be damaged if we do not fundamentally alter the current trajectory of federal debt.

2014 Annual Report

Research / Research May 14, 2015
We will always live in a divided nation. It is our responsibility to provide a place at the negotiation table both for collaboration and for partisanship.