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Congress is getting some stuff done. It’s so rare that everyone is noticing.

Governance / News April 22, 2015

There’s a lot of self congratulating going around Capitol Hill these days — members of Congress are, in not-so-insignificant ways, doing their jobs.

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Signs of Congressional Life

Jason Grumet / Blog April 13, 2015

While there is much work left to do, the fact that Congress is making meaningful progress on a complex issue is cause for guarded optimism.

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A Snapshot from BPC’s Town Hall Conversation on Public Service

Governance / Blog August 15, 2013

The Bipartisan Policy Center’s (BPC) Commission on Political Reform encouraged Americans to engage in public service and reached out to Americans through an online photo contest to see how citizens serve their communities. We asked participants to answer the question:…

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Reflections on the Commission on Political Reform’s Town Hall on Public Service

Governance / Blog July 29, 2013

On Tuesday, July 23, the Commission on Political Reform hosted a National Conversation on Public Service at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. This event was the second in a series of national conversations highlighting opportunities for reform of our…

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A National Conversation on Public Service

Governance / July 23, 2013 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET

BPC’s Commission on Political Reform held its second in a series of National Conversations on American Unity in partnership with the National Constitution Center and USA TODAY in Philadelphia.

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A National Conversation on American Unity

Governance / March 6, 2013 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET

The town hall meeting, moderated by USA TODAY’s Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page, examined how polarized our country is, the causes of that polarization and its effect on our government and decision-makers.

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