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Letter from the Task Force on Higher Education Financing and Student Outcomes Co-Chairs

Education / Research September 27, 2018

BPC’s Higher Education Task Force will rethink the federal and state roles in higher education with the goal of better-promoting affordability and accountability.

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Testimony by Shai Akabas to the House Republican Policy Committee

Shai Akabas / Research September 12, 2018

Retirement security is a complex problem, and Millennials in some ways face the brunt of those challenges.

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Letter to the Internal Revenue Service on Opportunity Zones Program

Economy / Research September 10, 2018

The Opportunities Zones Program has the potential to incentivize the investment of billions of dollars in underserved communities in the United States

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BPC Comments on CEQ Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

Infrastructure / Research August 21, 2018

BPC’s Executive Council on Infrastructure submitted comments to the Council on Environmental Quality regarding its advanced notice of proposed rulemaking.

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A Letter to the Public from the Former Public Trustees of Social Security and Medicare

Economy / Research June 14, 2018

This letter provides information about program finances that would typically be included in the public trustees’ annual letter to the public.

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Solutions to the Opioid Crisis: Testimony by Anand Parekh, M.D.

Health / Research May 17, 2018

In 2016 alone, 2.1 million Americans had an opioid use disorder and 42,249 Americans died from overdosing on opioids, 116 every day.

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Testimony by Don R. Wolfensberger to the Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform

Donald R. Wolfensberger / Research May 9, 2018

BPC Fellow Donald R. Wolfensberger testified before the Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform.

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Testimony by G. William Hoagland: Biennial Budgeting

G. William Hoagland / Research May 9, 2018

BPC Senior Vice President G. William Hoagland testified before the Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriation Process Reform regarding the long-debated, but never agreed to, biennial budget and appropriation reform proposal.

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Testimony by Sandy Davis to the House Budget Committee

Sandy Davis / Research March 14, 2018

BPC Senior Advisor Sandy Davis testified before the House Committee on the Budget Oversight of the Congressional Budget Office.

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Letter to the Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform

Economy / Research March 9, 2018

Over the last many years, the Bipartisan Policy Center has actively supported the need to reform the congressional budget process.

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