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BPC, U.S. Senators Release Bipartisan Recommendations to Boost Economic Growth in Appalachia

Economy / Press Release September 13, 2017

BPC’s Appalachia Initiative today released a paper to chart a bipartisan approach to boost prosperity and economic growth in the region.

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The Appalachia Initiative: A Bipartisan Approach for the 21st Century

Economy / Research September 13, 2017

BPC and U.S. Senators Joe Manchin, David Perdue, Thom Tillis, and Mark Warner convened regional and national stakeholders to capture innovative ideas for economic growth in the Appalachian region.

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The Appalachia Initiative: Bipartisan Approach for the 21st Century

Economy / September 13, 2017 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET

The Bipartisan Policy Center and U.S. Senators Joe Manchin, David Perdue, Thom Tillis, and Mark Warner convened regional and national stakeholders to capture innovative ideas for economic growth in the Appalachian region. We worked collectively to develop pragmatic policy solutions…

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BPC Effort to Chart Bipartisan Approach for Economic Growth in Appalachia

Economy / Press Release May 8, 2017

Many communities in rural America are still being left behind. This is especially true for the 25 million people that live in the Appalachian region.

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Promoting Precision Medicine, Accelerating Cell Therapies Key to Advancing Medical Innovation

Health / Press Release April 6, 2016

The Senate HELP Committee held its third markup of legislation that will improve the development process and increase investment in drugs that address health needs.

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Bipartisan REGROW Act Would Advance Regenerative Cell Therapy

Health / Press Release March 17, 2016

The REGROW Act—which aligns with recommendations included in a recent BPC report—modernizes FDA’s current regulatory approach toward safe and effective cell therapies.

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ESSA Returns Power on Education to States

Governance / Press Release December 9, 2015

The legislation reforms No Child Left Behind with a more state-focused proposal that restores the federal-state balance critical to a successful education system.

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Bipartisan Bill to Bring State-led Accountability to Education

Chris Gregoire, Jim Douglas / Blog July 22, 2015

No Child Left Behind stifled innovation at every level, from the state to the classroom, in a mad rush to achieve the unachievable.

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Former Governors Applaud Passage of Education Reform with Bipartisan Senate Vote

Governance / Press Release July 16, 2015

The legislation’s final vote of 81-17 is validation of the hard work and bipartisan spirit that Senators Alexander and Murray put into the bill.

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Pragmatism Arrives with Governors-Turned-Senators

Jason Grumet / Blog May 7, 2015

On display was a shining example of how shared values, shared friendship and shared purpose are beginning to enable our system to govern.

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