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Bipartisan Road Trip Yields Bipartisan Legislation

Hunter Hallman / Blog March 22, 2017

Reps. Will Hurd (R-TX) and Beto O’Rourke (D-TX), who hail from neighboring Texas border districts, struck out on a cross-country road trip from San Antonio to Washington.

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Shedding Light on ‘Going Dark’: Practical Approaches to the Encryption Challenge

National Security / February 24, 2016 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. ET

The spate of terrorist attacks last year raised the specter of terrorists using secure digital communications to evade intelligence and law enforcement agencies.

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Syrian Refugee Crisis Raises Humanitarian and Security Concerns

Lazaro Zamora / Blog October 8, 2015

The protracted Syrian conflict has caused one of the largest displacements of persons in recent history, forcing nearly 12 million Syrians to flee their homes.

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BPC Commends Congress for Moving Forward on Oil Exports

Energy / Press Release May 15, 2015

Restrictions on exporting crude oil are an anachronism that are now inhibiting our ability to capitalize on America’s energy strength.

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Chertoff and Expert Panel Discuss Border Security Metrics

Lazaro Zamora / Blog April 22, 2015

BPC hosted an event to discuss the importance of metrics for measuring the success of immigration enforcement.

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First 100 Days: Immigration and the 114th Congress

Lazaro Zamora / Blog April 15, 2015

While dozens of immigration-related bills have been introduced by members on both sides of the aisle, most of the work remains at the committee level.

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One Small Step for DHS Authorization

Theresa Cardinal Brown / Blog July 29, 2014

H.R. 3846, introduced by both the Chair Candice Miller (R-MI) and Ranking Member Sheila Jackson-Lee (D-TX) of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security, is a positive bipartisan accomplishment.

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