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.
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.
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.
Senators Joe Manchin and Mike Rounds joined BPC President Jason Grumet for a conversation on pragmatism and their goals for the 114th Congress.
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.
Join BPC on Tuesday, May 5 for the next installment of its Agenda Setters Series featuring former governors and current senators, Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Senator Mike Rounds (R-SD).
No Child Left Behind stifled innovation at every level, from the state to the classroom, in a mad rush to achieve the unachievable.
Earlier this year something unprecedented and potentially revolutionary happened in the Senate even though (and yet) few people took notice—eleven senators who previously had been governors officially launched the Former Governors Caucus and with its creation, the governors provided a new…