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Statement: Forces Driving Migrant Caravan Part of Long-Term Shift in Migration Patterns

Immigration / Press Release October 24, 2018

Factors pushing families to the U.S.-Mexico border are not changing soon, and the government must accept that reality

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BPC Launches New Task Force to Examine Executive Branch Oversight

Governance / Press Release October 23, 2018

The task force will examine the broad legislative and administrative authorities of the Office of Management and Budget, the General Services Administration, and the Office of Personnel Management.

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BPC Obtains Documents Revealing Labor Dept Cut Funds for Program Evaluation

Evidence / Press Release October 16, 2018

BPC obtained documents through the Freedom of Information Act that reveal the Department of Labor sharply cut funding for evaluating whether its programs are operating effectively.

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U.S. Deficit Grows to $779 Billion, Wake-Up Call for Policymakers

Economy / Press Release October 15, 2018

Rising deficits will impact future policy decisions that will directly affect American families, whether in the form of higher taxes or reduced government services and benefits.

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BPC Calls for Policy Changes to Medicare and Telehealth

Health / Press Release October 10, 2018

Improving patient-and-family centered care for Medicare beneficiaries and expanding their access to telehealth services will allow patients to remain more independent.

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Roy Woodall, Jr. Joins the Bipartisan Policy Center as a Fellow

Finance / Press Release October 9, 2018

BPC announced that Roy Woodall, Jr., the first independent member of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC), is joining the organization as a fellow.

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BPC Calls Final Opioid Legislation Important Step in Right Direction

Health / Press Release September 28, 2018

The opioid overdose epidemic is one of the most important public health challenges of our time, killing nearly 50,000 Americans in 2017 alone.

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New BPC Task Force to Look at Student Debt, Graduation Rates in Higher Education

Archived / Press Release September 26, 2018

BPC has launched a task force to look at high student debt and low graduation rates, and produce policy recommendations to promote affordability and accountability in the higher education system.

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Statement on Proposed “Public Charge” Rule

Press Release / Press Release September 24, 2018

This proposed rule falls short of the kind of modernized overhaul of our immigration system that Congress needs to embark upon.

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BPC Statement on Senate Passage of Opioid Legislation to Fight Nation’s Epidemic

Health / Press Release September 17, 2018

BPC commends the Senate for passing H.R. 6, the bipartisan Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018 (OCRA), led by Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Patty Murray (D-WA)

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