Today there are numerous challenges facing our country’s generation of evidence in our decentralized statistical system. But with each of these challenges we observe numerous opportunities to improve.
The letter calls for action to implement the unanimous recommendations of the U.S. Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking.
Co-Chairs of BPC’s Early Childhood Initiative former Sen. Rick Santorum and former Rep. George Miller wrote to congressional leaders urging them to double the funding for the Child Care and Development Block Grant for children ages birth to five.
The momentum toward a tax reform bill this summer could hinge on how successfully House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) is able to corral his caucus to support a health care bill.
Congress once again finds itself facing a funding deadline, and there are several immigration programs that will require congressional action to avoid expiring.
The export ban is a form of resource nationalism that undermines our fundamental commitment to efficient markets, affecting our ability to promote free and fair trade.
The new regulations depend on the next president to enforce them.
The current law is broadly considered ineffective at regulating many chemicals that have entered the marketplace in the last several decades.