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Safeguarding Social Security and Other Retirement Policy Fixes
Paul Ryan rolls up his sleeves
Coming Budget Poses Test for GOP
Can Republicans govern? Budget 2016 could be biggest test.
GOP’s turn to produce budget
The Budget Act at 40: Midlife Crisis?
Retirement Security: A Diversity of Risks
Debt Limit Update: X Date Most Likely in 4Q of 2015
Disability Insurance Trust Fund Solvency: Act Now and Later
President’s Budget Not Dead on Arrival
Augustine and Holliday: Investing in America’s next energy boom
Business Leaders Urge U.S. to Increase Energy Research
What are Republicans going to do about climate change?
BPC’s McKee discusses policy options for reforming RFS
Three Ways Renewables Could Benefit From Low Oil Prices
Driving Resources into Energy Innovation
Options for Reforming the Renewable Fuel Standard
BPC’s American Energy Innovation Council Releases Recommendations
Stakeholder Perspectives on EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan
In-Depth Review of U.S. Energy Policy
Philadelphia Fed names Patrick Harker as Plosser’s successor
Yellen Faces Congress Amid Direst Threat to Fed Since Dodd-Frank
Why Slow Electronic Payments Can Cause Cash Flow Problems
House rejects bill granting banks more time to comply with Volcker
WH nominates Landon to Fed board
Dodd-Frank at Four: Making Progress, Meeting Challenges & Finding Solutions
The Big Bank Theory: Breaking Down the Breakup Arguments
What We’re Reading in Financial Regulatory Reform, February 27
Jason Grumet: For Obama and Cruz, Unexpected Directions on Filibuster
Senator’s one small step toward bridging Congress’s massive divide: trust
Jason Grumet: Keystone debate is a sign of progress
GOP optimism about working with Obama in 2015 has quickly soured
Dan Glickman and Olympia Snowe: How Congress and federal leaders can work better together
By the Numbers: What the Midterms Mean for a Polarized America
Letter and Statement to the House Rules Subcommittee on Legislative & Budget Process on Biennial Budgeting
Congress’ New Year’s Resolutions
New Agenda Setter Series Featuring United States Senator Thom Tillis
114th Congress: Let’s Get to Work
Dan Glickman: The True Cost of Food Waste
Glickman and Veneman: 2015 Means New FDA Calorie Labeling on Menus
Cost of Care: Health care industry’s old models are crumbling
Bill Frist: Time to advance a new oversight framework for health IT
Lawmakers Introduce Bill To Ease FDA Oversight of EHRs, Health IT
Building Better Health: Innovative Strategies from America’s Business Leaders
Transitioning to Organized Systems of Care: Near-Term Recommendations to Improve Accountable Care Organizations in Medicare
2015 Congressional Outlook for Health Information Technology
Promoting Innovation, Protecting Patient Safety
Julián Castro’s Priorities for 2015
New HUD chief Castro is ready to start pushing homeownership
Even credit-worthy borrowers struggle to get a mortgage
Here’s where expert economists think housing is going
New HUD Secretary outlines his vision for last years of Obama Administration
Senators Crapo and Risch Headline BPC Public Forum in Sun Valley, ID
Housing More People More Effectively through a Dynamic Housing Policy
Housing the Families Who Need it Most is Within Our Reach
Moving the Homeownership Needle
Reform Initiatives Hold Promise for the Housing Market
Study: Data lacking about the true state of border security
What immigration reform means for housing
Obama Stays the Course on Immigration as Pressure Mounts
Conservatives Warn That GOP Must Act On Immigration, Not Just Attack Obama
Two Prominent Democrats Float Idea Of Delaying Immigration Actions
Children and the Crisis at the Border
Immigration and Housing: Supply, Demand, and Characteristics
Border Apprehensions Fall for Children, Central Americans
Measuring the Metrics: Grading the Government on Immigration Enforcement
Immigration in the President’s 2016 Budget
Tom Kean and Lee Hamilton: How to halt next terror generation
Ex-government leaders: ISIS could make ‘leap’ into cyberattacks
Charles Robb, Charles Wald, Blaise Misztal: A good deal with Iran requires Congress
Defense-spending cuts stir fear
Tom Kean on addressing the threat of homegrown terrorism
President Erdogan? Turkey’s Democratic Crisis in an Unstable Middle East
Turkish Baraj: The Parliamentary Threshold and the Constitutional Court
Panel to Ask: What Are the Prospects for Turkey’s Economy in 2015?
Prospects for Turkey’s Economy in 2015
Update on Iran’s Nuclear Program
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.
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.
Former Secretary of State
Condoleezza Rice co-chairs BPC’s Immigration Task Force. She is currently a professor of political economy in the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a professor of political science at Stanford University. From January 2005-2009, Rice served as the 66th Secretary of State.
Byron L. Dorgan
Senior Fellow, Former U.S. Senator from North Dakota
Former Senator Byron L. Dorgan is a BPC Senior Fellow and co-chairs BPC’s Energy Project. He served as a congressman and senator for North Dakota for 30 years before retiring from the U.S. Senate in 2011. He served in the Senate leadership for 16 years.
Thomas H. Kean
Former 9/11 Commission Co-Chair, Former Governor of New Jersey
Thomas H. Kean is former governor of New Jersey (1982 to 1990). As governor, he served on the President’s Education Policy Advisory Committee and as chair of the Education Commission of the States and the National Governor’s Association Task Force on Teaching.
Senior Fellow, Former Secretary of Agriculture
Dan Glickman is a BPC senior fellow, and he co-chairs its Commission on Political Reform, Democracy Project, Prevention Initiative, and Task Force on Defense Budget and Strategy. Glickman served as the U.S. secretary of agriculture from March 1995 until January 2001.
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.