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Ways to Expand Savings Options for Employees

Shai Akabas / Blog December 8, 2016

The unanimous support from the Senate Finance Committee for the RESA gives hope that policymakers can take meaningful action to improve retirement security.

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New GAO Report Highlights Troubling Advice Given by SSA

Ben Ritz / Blog September 15, 2016

Because of the substantial impact that the age of claiming has on the financial security of many older Americans, the poor information provided by SSA is shocking and deeply concerning.

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Retirement Commission Co-Chairs Testify Before Senate Aging Committee

Ben Ritz / Blog September 9, 2016

Taken together, BPC’s recommendations would increase retirement savings by 50 percent for middle-class Americans and reduce old-age poverty by one-third.

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Promoting Precision Medicine, Accelerating Cell Therapies Key to Advancing Medical Innovation

Health / Press Release April 6, 2016

The Senate HELP Committee held its third markup of legislation that will improve the development process and increase investment in drugs that address health needs.

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Bipartisan REGROW Act Would Advance Regenerative Cell Therapy

Health / Press Release March 17, 2016

The REGROW Act—which aligns with recommendations included in a recent BPC report—modernizes FDA’s current regulatory approach toward safe and effective cell therapies.

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Financial Reform Must-Reads, January 15

Finance / Blog January 15, 2016

BPC’s Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative highlights news articles, papers and other important work which illuminate current and new thinking within financial regulation.

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Obama’s last hope for GOP support on Iran: Susan Collins

National Security / News August 26, 2015

Senate Republicans are united in their opposition to President Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran — with one exception.

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Economic Policy Takes Center Stage on Campaign Trail

Jordan LaPier, Michael Stubel / Blog July 13, 2015

The federal budget, college affordability, immigration and infrastructure are among the key topics on the presidential campaign trail this week.

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Collins and Kilmer to Keynote "Starting to Save: Innovations for Working America"

Economy / Press Release July 7, 2015

At a time when many Americans are struggling to save, a new wave of promising initiatives has the potential to help many achieve much-needed economic security.

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Starting to Save: Innovations for Working America

Economy / July 14, 2015 8:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. ET

BPC hosted a forum with Senator Collins and Congressman Kilmer to discuss a variety of innovative products that can help working Americans increase their savings.

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