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Episode 28: This Week in Immigration

Immigration / Podcast October 23, 2018

New family separation measures being considered, Kevin McCarthy’s House bill, the upcoming appropriations battle, the new NAFTA, and marijuana legalization in Canada.

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A New Technology May Revolutionize Privacy-Preserving Data Analysis: Secure Multi-Party Computation

Nick Hart, Kira Fatherree / Blog August 24, 2018

Secure multi-party computation technology allows data analysis and the sharing of a result without actually sharing any underlying sensitive data

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BPC Honors Reps. Johnson, Lewis with Congressional Patriot Award

Press Release / Press Release March 15, 2016

Sam Johnson and John Lewis have demonstrated unrivaled courage in the face of injustice.

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What John Boehner can do before he leaves Congress

Economy / News September 29, 2015

Speaker John Boehner has indicated that he’ll try to work ahead as much as he can before he resigns at the end of October.

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GOP: Budget deal a cinch

Economy / News April 11, 2015

House and Senate Republicans are expected to blow past a Wednesday deadline to merge their competing budgets, but they’re confident they’ll strike a deal not long after.

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Jason Grumet: To Improve Decision-Making, Lighten Up on Lobbyists

Governance / News September 17, 2014

As Congress prepares to leave town and disillusioned voters get ready to trudge toward the midterm elections, party leaders on both sides of the aisle are making the usual promises that if elected, they will do things better. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., has promised to re-empower committees, noting that a “sense of mutual respect is necessary for constructive dialogue.”

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Kevin McCarthy Pledges Return to Regular Order

Governance / News September 9, 2014

Newly minted House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., began his first day on the job promising committee process, regular order and civility — a good start and tall order. In his Aug. 1 Washington Post op-ed, the California Republican observed…

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