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BPC Narrows Debt Limit “X Date” Range to October/Early November

Economy / Press Release May 9, 2019

Washington, D.C. — The Bipartisan Policy Center projects the debt limit “X Date” will arrive sometime in October or early November 2019, after updating its modeling with the latest data from tax season. This forecast narrows BPC’s earlier projection range…

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BPC’s Theresa Brown in The Hill: We Need an “Immigration FEMA”

Immigration / Press Release May 3, 2019

Washington, D.C.– In a new op-ed for The Hill, Theresa Cardinal Brown, director of immigration and cross-border policy at the Bipartisan Policy Center, writes that “the rapid arrival of large numbers of families and unaccompanied children from Central America has strained a…

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Healthy Congress Index: 116th Congress off to a Slow Start

Governance / Press Release April 30, 2019

Washington, D.C. – The 116th Congress has been slow to implement structural changes that would result in a more open legislative process, according to the Bipartisan Policy Center’s latest Healthy Congress Index (HCI) data, released today. These findings come despite…

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Casey Higgins Joins the Bipartisan Policy Center as a Fellow

Immigration / Press Release April 29, 2019

BPC today announced that Casey Higgins, former assistant to the Speaker for Policy and Trade Counsel under former House Speaker Paul Ryan, is joining the organization as a fellow working with our immigration project.

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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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