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Trump’s Idea to Cut Debt: Get Creditors to Accept Less
Missing From 2016 Race: Sense of Urgency Over U.S. Budget Gaps
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
Securing Our Financial Future
Debt Limit Analysis
Millennials in Retirement: A Demographic Shift
7 Budget Challenges Facing the Next President
Millennials in Retirement: What Will Happen to Social Security?
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
The Clean Power Plan Goes to Court: The Arguments
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
The Private Sector Can Improve Our Crumbling Infrastructure
Curbing Bad Apples Won’t Erase Contagion Risk
On Weed Day, banks caught between pot and the law
Sanders interview causes uproar
A creative way to pay for infrastructure upgrades
A New Model to Modernize U.S. Infrastructure
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?
Federal Reserve Districts: A Lot Can Change in a Century
John Fortier on VP Selection Process, Possible Picks for Clinton and Trump
The Downfall of a Pragmatic Republican
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
Election Law Continuing Legal Education, Memphis Session
Selecting a Vice President: Advice for Presidential Candidates
Healthy Congress Index
Choosing vice presidential candidates needs to start soon
The GOP March Through March: Super Tuesday
America's elderly desperately need more affordable housing
Lisel Loy on Policy 360: The Future of Food Policy
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
Toward a Sustainable Future in Food and Agriculture
Healthy Aging Begins at Home
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
Integrating Health Care And Housing To Promote Healthy Aging
FHFA director Watt: This is the most serious risk facing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
Watt sounds warning bell on Fannie, Freddie
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
Biometric Entry-Exit Update: CBP Developing Land Border Process
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
How the Middle East was invented
Mike Rogers and Jason Grumet on Cybersecurity, Shifting Digital Economy
US intelligence: Foreign hackers spying on campaigns
Intel chief: Presidential campaigns under cyber attack
Could Different Borders Have Saved the Middle East?
An Open Letter to President Erdogan
Recent Developments a Grim Tableau of Politics in Turkey
Turkey-EU Agreement on Refugees: What’s the Deal?
Terror Attacks in Turkey: What You Need to Know
Turkish Government Seizes Opposition Newspaper
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.
Health Care after the 2012 Election
November 26, 2012
Primer: Understanding the Effect of the Supreme Court Ruling on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Loren Adler, Julie Barnes
August 24, 2012
Our Health Care Future: Experimenting with Insurance Exchanges
, Julie Barnes
August 20, 2012
Our Health Care Future: America’s Political Football
August 6, 2012
Our Health Care Future: Medicaid
August 2, 2012
Electric Grid and Cybersecurity
Borders and Enforcement, Legalization and Citizenship
Debt Limit, Federal Budget
Congress, Public Service
Middle East, Terrorism and Online Radicalization