"Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is increasingly undermining a central pillar of the decades-long, strategic U.S.-Turkish partnership: Turkey’s growing democracy. We are writing because of our deep dismay at this development and to urge you to make clear to the Turkish public America’s concern about Turkey’s current path.
"The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) strongly believes that a nuclear Iran represents the most pressing threat to the national security of the United States. While the interim deal negotiated between Iran and the P5+1 nations in Geneva is an important first step towards arresting Iran’s progress towards nuclear weapons capability, it is clear that much work remains to be done."
"At our recent Forum on the Role of Private Capital in a Reformed Housing Finance System, you reinforced your commitment to marking up legislation early this year.
The beginning of all wisdom in considering public attitudes over time is that Congress has been distrusted and unpopular with the American people most of the time, with only brief interruptions of public approval and support.
Many nations, especially those with advanced economies, face significant demographic challenges. Due primarily to declining fertility rates, the populations of these countries are stagnating and, in some cases, even shrinking.