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BPC/USA TODAY National Survey on Congress

Governance / Research March 25, 2014

Could there be an improvement in the way Americans view Congress? Our poll says yes if the institution itself is willing to make some changes into the way it currently operates.

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Optimism for Congressional Reform

Matthew Weil / Blog March 25, 2014

Could there be an improvement in the way Americans view Congress? Our poll says yes if the institution itself is willing to make some changes into the way it currently operates.

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SOTU Media Coverage 2014: Front Pages and Home Pages

Abbey Brandon / Blog January 29, 2014

Was the media coverage from the President Obama’s State of the Union address partisan? Below is a round-up of the front pages and home pages of popular news outlets. Take a look at the headlines and share your opinions, common…

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2013: A Year of Bipartisan Moments at BPC

Abbey Brandon / Blog January 6, 2014

We know partisanship is popular and conflict tends to be celebrated, but at BPC, 2013 was all about putting policy before politics. We’re taking a final look back at the top moments from another busy year at BPC.

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BPC/USA TODAY National Survey on the Electoral Process

Governance / Research October 16, 2013

The poll reflected an expected divide between self-identified Republicans and Democrats with the former prioritizing the integrity of the voting process and the latter focused on minimizing barriers to accessing the polls.

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Commission on Political Reform Convenes in Philadelphia for Town Hall on Public Service

Matthew Weil / Blog July 26, 2013

Earlier this week, BPC’s Commission on Political Reform convened in Philadelphia, in view of Independence Hall where our nation’s founders drafted the Constitution 226 summers ago, to discuss public service in America.

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National Commission on Political Reform Releases New Poll on American Attitudes Toward Public and Community Service at National Town Meeting

Governance / Press Release July 23, 2013

BPC’s Commission on Political Reform and USA TODAY released a national poll that shows Americans are interested in participating in public service, but are reluctant to run for and serve in public office.

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BPC/USA TODAY National Survey on Public Service

Governance / Research July 22, 2013

The poll reveals that Americans are more interested in community service, such as volunteering at a place of worship or school, than running for or serving in government office.

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BPC/USA TODAY National Survey on Political Polarization

Governance / Research March 6, 2013

The poll reveals a deeply polarized America where voters take their cues from the political parties with which they identify.

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