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The 6 Challenges to Retirement Security

Economy / Page January 19, 2018

BPC’s Commission on Retirement Security and Personal Savings spent two years reviewing the challenges facing Americans on the road to retirement and proposing solutions. Take a look at the six challenges to retirement security and what could be done about them.

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Interactive: Impacts of the Final Clean Power Plan

Energy / Page August 16, 2016

New analysis of the transitioning electric power sector and projected impacts of the final Clean Power Plan.

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What’s Friendship Got to Do With Extradition?

Nicholas Danforth / Blog August 8, 2016

The decision on Gülen’s extradition will ultimately rest in the hands of a judge whose job is to not care about the political consequences.

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Turkey vs. ISIS and the PKK: What’s the Difference?

National Security / Page July 6, 2016

Turkey entered into two wars over the course of four days in July 2015. Examining both conflicts offers a unique view of Turkey’s struggle with terrorism.

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Securing Our Financial Future

Economy / Research June 9, 2016

BPC’s plan aims to establish a better savings culture and renew the promise of an adequate retirement—across the income spectrum—for current and future generations.

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Healthy Aging Begins at Home

Health / Research May 22, 2016

For too long America has recognized its shifting demographics but failed to make investments that preserve dignity and independence in old age.

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A New Model to Modernize U.S. Infrastructure

Infrastructure / Research May 16, 2016

The investments made 50 to 100 years ago are nearing the end of their useful life. America has no coordinated vision or plan for their replacement.

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Selecting a Vice President: Advice for Presidential Candidates

Governance / Research April 22, 2016

In the upcoming months, the presidential nominees of each political party will make one of their most consequential decisions: the selection of a running mate.

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Why Do 1970s Prices Dictate Anti-Money Laundering Rules?

Aaron Klein, Kristofer Readling / Blog March 17, 2016

The reporting limit of an anti-money laundering provision from the 1970s should be revised to account for years of inflation and economic growth.

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Nuclear Waste Storage in the U.S.

Energy / Research December 2, 2015

Nuclear waste needs to be stored away from the public to protect us from its radiation and to let it cool down.

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