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Border Apprehensions Fall for Children, Central Americans

Matt Graham / Blog February 27, 2015

Apprehensions through the first four months of FY 2015 were about 22 percent lower than the same period in FY 2014.

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What We’re Reading in Financial Regulatory Reform, December 12

Finance / Blog December 12, 2014

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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ICYMI: Homeland Security Experts Call for Reform of Congressional Oversight of DHS

National Security / Blog May 21, 2014

In a full-page advertisement in The Wall Street Journal, more than 60 national defense leaders called for Congress to, “reform the way it oversees homeland security, saying that the current system jeopardizes national security and leaves the nation vulnerable to cyber-attacks, bioterrorism, and other threats.”

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Secretary Lew Reiterates Need to Raise Debt Limit in a Timely Fashion

Economy / Blog February 5, 2014

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew spoke yesterday at the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC), where he reiterated his view on the critical need to increase the debt limit in a timely manner to ensure the U.S. government can continue financing…

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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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The Latest on Dodd-Frank and the Volcker Rule

Finance / Blog December 20, 2013

Discussing Dodd-Frank and Non-Banks with Senators Sherrod Brown and Mike Johanns Earlier this week, BPC welcomed The Wall Street Journal‘s Deborah Solomon to moderate a discussion with Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Mike Johanns (R-NE). They proposed legislation to amend…

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