Ideas. Action. Results.

Making it Count: Businesses Have an Essential Role for Supporting 2020 Census

Nick Hart / Blog March 8, 2019

Every 10 years our country undertakes the monumental task of counting individuals in every household across the country. It’s an all-hands-on-deck effort to ensure the information is accurate, including support from researchers, communities, elected leaders, and businesses. In February 2019,…

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POSTPONED: Conference Call: Congress Passes Privacy, Data, and Evidence Legislation

Evidence / January 7, 2019 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. ET

Join BPC’s experts to learn what the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act means for the American public, the effectiveness of government, and opportunities for evaluators and researchers.

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The Infrastructure Lab

Infrastructure / Page October 30, 2018

BPC’s Infrastructure Lab provides policymakers with fact-based evidence that can shape strategies for restoring America’s infrastructure.

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Public Forum: Promising Practices for the Federal Government’s Data Strategy

Evidence / November 8, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

Th​e use of data is transforming​ ​​modern society. The way the federal government collects, maintains, and uses data has important implications for growing the economy, improving government services, and ensuring the American public has access to reliable information. To realize…

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Building Evidence and Learning Agendas in Federal Agencies

Evidence / October 18, 2018 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET

A conversation about how agencies use learning agendas and other evidence-building approaches to guide and inform agency decisions on high-priority issues.

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Data Transparency 2018

Evidence / October 10, 2018 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET

DT2018 will celebrate open data leaders who are championing the movement to make data more accessible and usable through data standards and inventories.

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Public Forum on the Federal Government’s Data Strategy

Evidence / July 30, 2018 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET

On July 30, the Bipartisan Policy Center will host an Open Forum on the Federal Data Strategy, providing a public opportunity to highlight best practices for the strategic use of government data

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How States Use Data and Evidence for Policymaking: Current Trends and Future Opportunities

Evidence / July 24, 2018 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET

Experts and stakeholders discuss state challenges, successes, and practical lessons in the use of data and evidence to engage in informed policymaking.

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Using Evidence in Policy and Program Decisions

Evidence / April 24, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

Join the Urban Institute and the Bipartisan Policy Center for a discussion about using data and evaluation evidence in federal decision making.

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New BPC Report: Barriers to Evidence-Based Policymaking in Congress

Evidence / Press Release March 28, 2018

A new Bipartisan Policy Center report outlines the barriers facing Congress in using evidence-based policymaking for improving the performance of government programs.

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