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15 Years of PEPFAR: Advancing Strategic Health Diplomacy

National Security / July 9, 2018 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET

A discussion on the impacts of PEPFAR, the importance of continuing U.S. investments in global health, and how these investments can be effective diplomatic tools.

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Former Sens. Tom Daschle and Dr. Bill Frist: Yes, we can put chronic patients first and lower costs simultaneously

Health / News May 17, 2018

As policymakers seek ways to pay for value over volume in our health-care system, we must consider new approaches for an aging population.

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BPC Announces American Congressional Exchange Program

Governance / Press Release March 23, 2018

BPC announces an original initiative to foster better personal relationships and greater policy understanding between members of opposing parties in Congress.

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BPC Report: Biodefense Requires Advanced Funding for Effective Medical Countermeasures

National Security / Press Release February 14, 2018

A new BPC report outlines options for policymakers to optimally fund the development and stockpiling of effective medical countermeasures.

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Budgeting for Biodefense: Are We Prepared?

Health / February 14, 2018 8:45 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET

A pandemic remains one of the greatest threats our nation faces. Join our discussion on the history of the Project BioShield Act and options to ensure its sustainability.

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Sens. Frist, Daschle Urge Congressional Leaders to Secure Children’s Health, Community Health Center Programs

Health / Press Release December 14, 2017

Former Senate Majority Leaders Bill Frist, M.D., and Tom Daschle encourage swift action on the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and Community Health Centers (CHCs).

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Sens. Frist, Daschle Urge Congressional Leaders to Secure Children’s Health, Community Health Center Programs

Bill Frist, Tom Daschle / Research December 14, 2017

Former Senate Majority Leaders Bill Frist, M.D., and Tom Daschle penned a letter to congressional leadership encouraging swift action on the Children’s Health Insurance Program and Community Health Centers programs.

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PEPFAR 4.0: Reauthorization & Beyond

National Security / December 12, 2017 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET

No program better demonstrates the power of a well-executed global health initiative than the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). It was established by President George W. Bush in 2003 with bipartisan support from Congress. Over the past decade,…

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Affordable Care Act Advocates and Critics Agree on Health Care Recommendations

Health / Press Release August 30, 2017

BPC’s proposal also explains the federal budgetary cost of each recommendation and provides a menu of policy options Congress could enact to offset any new spending.

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Q&A with Commission on Political Reform Leadership

Governance / Blog August 15, 2017

CPR Co-Chairs Tom Daschle, Dan Glickman, and Olympia Snowe discussed the importance of the CPR report’s recommendations in this current political environment.

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