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How Quickly Could Obamacare Be Erased?

Health / News November 9, 2016

Trump says the private market should step in with the sale of insurance plans across state lines to help drive down costs through competition.

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Temporary Worker Programs: Stumbling Blocks to a Stronger Workforce

Hunter Hallman / Blog October 3, 2016

Temporary visa reform may be an excellent place to start if the next president is looking for bipartisan support to spur momentum on moving legislation through Congress.

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The 26th Amendment Turns 45

Matthew Weil / Blog June 30, 2016

With Independence Day upon us, we look back at an often overlooked bipartisan expansion of voting rights in this country.

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BPC Immigration Task Force Statement on Supreme Court Decision in U.S. v. Texas

Immigration / Press Release June 23, 2016

Washington, D.C. – Today the Supreme Court, in a 4-4 tie, failed to reach a decision in the case filed by Texas and other states against President Obama’s executive actions to defer removal of certain unauthorized immigrants in the United States….

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Supreme Court Tie Blocks President’s Immigration Actions

Lazaro Zamora / Blog June 23, 2016

The case will now go back to the lower courts, which will have to decide on the merits of the case and legality of the executive actions.

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Supreme Court to Take Up Immigration Executive Action Case

Theresa Cardinal Brown / Blog January 20, 2016

Given the role that immigration has played on the campaign trail, the decision will certainly create a response from the candidates.

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What We’re Reading in Health and Housing, July 2

Housing / Blog July 2, 2015

BPC’s Health and Housing Task Force is sharing recent publications, speeches and testimony we consider relevant to our work.

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BPC Statement on Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act Ruling

Health / Press Release June 25, 2015

The impact of the ruling averted the loss of subsidies to more than 6.4 million people who receive their insurance through federally operated exchanges.

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Has Congress prepared for a blockbuster Obamacare ruling?

Economy / News June 11, 2015

On the surface, Washington looks completely unprepared if the Supreme Court strikes down some Obamacare subsides. But there are signs that might not be true.

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Jason Grumet: What McConnell Can Do to Improve Elections

Governance / News December 19, 2014

A confluence of decisions over the last decade have significantly weakened the role of political parties and empowered the super PACs, 501(c)(4)s and a variety of other mechanisms that pour vast sums of largely unaccountable resources into our elections.

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