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Wins for data and evidence-based policy in the bipartisan budget deal: An interview with Nick Hart

Gov Innovator Podcast

Thursday, February 15, 2018

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, passed by Congress and signed by the President on February 9th, 2018, contains several noteworthy bright spots in the use of data and evidence-based policy. Those wins suggest there is continuing bipartisan support in Washington for using evidence, data and innovation to improve the results and cost-effectiveness of Federal programs and policies.

To walk us through the most notable examples, we are joined by Nick Hart the director of the Evidence-Based Policymaking Initiative at the Bipartisan Policy Center.

KEYWORDS: 115TH CONGRESS, BIPARTISAN BUDGET ACT OF 2018, EVIDENCE-BASED, NICK HART, PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP