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Social Security and Medicare Funds One Year Closer to Depletion

Economy / Press Release April 22, 2019

Two of the federal government’s largest and most important programs are under severe financial strain.

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Grumet: Pipeline Siting Executive Orders Ignore Underlying Problem

Energy / Press Release April 11, 2019

Washington, D.C.– The following is a statement from Jason Grumet, president of the Bipartisan Policy Center, on executive orders related to pipeline siting and energy infrastructure signed by President Trump yesterday: “BPC supports bipartisan efforts in Congress and across administrations to…

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BPC Welcomes Neal Neuberger and Marilyn Serafini to Health Project

Health / Press Release April 10, 2019

Washington, D.C.– The Bipartisan Policy Center today announced that Neal Neuberger and Marilyn Serafini have joined the organization’s Health Project. In their new roles, Neuberger will serve as director of health innovation and Serafini will be director of health care. Prior…

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New Report Calls for Administrative Improvements to U.S. Tax System

Economy / Press Release April 8, 2019

The Bipartisan Policy Center released a new report today addressing several challenges to administering the U.S. tax code efficiently and fairly.

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Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy Demonstrates Economic Impact

Energy / Press Release April 4, 2019

New metrics released today by the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E) demonstrate the significant positive economic impact of their energy innovation R&D investments.

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New Report Compares Federal Research Investments in Carbon Removal with NASEM Recommendations

Energy / Press Release April 3, 2019

The latest BPC and EFI report finds that historical funding levels in six carbon removal and enabling technologies lag well behind the NASEM-recommended levels.

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Daschle, Snowe on Proposed Senate Debate Rule Changes

Governance / Press Release April 2, 2019

Extended debate and protection of the minority’s rights are fundamental features of the United States Senate that make it the world’s greatest deliberative body.

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BPC Applauds Committee Action on Inspectors General Vacancies

Governance / Press Release March 29, 2019

BPC welcomes the actions taken by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee this week in approving the IG Protection Act, bipartisan legislation to address these issues.

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Latest Puerto Rico Debate Shows Shortcomings of ‘As-Needed’ Disaster Relief Funding

Infrastructure / Press Release March 27, 2019

Michele Nellenbach, director of infrastructure at the Bipartisan Policy Center, on the renewed congressional debate over supplemental disaster relief funding for Puerto Rico.

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BPC Releases First Comprehensive, Transparent Study of Federal Funding to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Health / Press Release March 26, 2019

Washington, D.C.– In 2017, more than 70,000 people in the United States died from a drug overdose, with almost 50,000 of these deaths involving an opioid. Americans are now at greater risk of dying from an opioid overdose than a car…

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