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What is the Trump Administration’s Evidence-Based Policymaking Stance? Confusing

Nick Hart / Blog December 19, 2017

The cards are stacking up in a confusing and seemingly inconsistent way for the Trump administration on whether there is clear and unwavering support for evidence-based policymaking.

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FACT SHEET: Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act

Nick Hart, Sandy Davis / Blog November 30, 2017

Whether developing regulations, setting funding levels, or determining which policies to advance, policymakers constantly demand that evidence be generated and available to meet this need.

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Early Progress on Fulfilling the “Promise of Evidence-Based Policymaking”

Nick Hart / Blog November 1, 2017

There is much work to be done to carry on the CEP’s bipartisan effort to bring more evidence into the policymaking process.

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A Moment for More and Better Evidence for Government

Nick Hart, Tim Shaw / Blog October 20, 2017

The American public wants a government that operates effectively and efficiently, but far too often the evidence needed to improve government programs and policies is not available.

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Statement on Alexander-Murray Health Care Deal

Health / Press Release October 17, 2017

The Bipartisan Policy Center applauds the tireless efforts of Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Patty Murray (D-WA) to reach bipartisan agreement on a near-term insurance market stabilization proposal.

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Evidence-Based Policymaking: Next Steps

Evidence / September 20, 2017 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. ET

BPC’s Evidence-Based Policymaking Initiative will look at the next steps to implementing the Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking’s recommendations.

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Ryan-Murray Evidence-Based Commission Efforts Moving to BPC

Evidence / Press Release September 7, 2017

BPC is launching an initiative to continue and expand efforts to ensure federally funded programs are based on the best evidence available.

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BPC Applauds Move Toward Bipartisan Health Reform

Health / Press Release August 3, 2017

BPC commends the scheduling of bipartisan hearings in September to craft bipartisan reforms to stabilize the individual insurance market.

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Congress and Evidence-Based Policymaking

Evidence / Research May 8, 2017

Evidence-based policymaking uses findings from rigorous research and program evaluations to guide decisions about public policy and funding. The Congressional Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking appointed by President Obama and the bipartisan leadership of Congress is scheduled to report its recommendations by September of 2017.

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