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Testimony on Caring for Patients with Chronic Conditions

Katherine Hayes / Research May 15, 2017

Medicare data from 2015 demonstrate that the number of chronic conditions that a patient has is directly correlative to higher Medicare spending and rates of hospitalization.

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BPC Comments Regarding Administration Report on Significant Trade Deficits

Economy / Research May 12, 2017

The analysis highlights that trade deficits are largely determined by economic forces such as changes in investment and savings and the exchange rate for the U.S. dollar.

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Donald Palmer Testifies about 2016 Election Administration

Governance / Research December 15, 2016

The country’s election administrators and policymakers must continue to focus on the security and accuracy of the nation’s voter registration infrastructure.

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PCEA Co-Chairs Laud Work of Nation's Election Officials

Governance / Research October 24, 2016

This year, perhaps more than ever before, it will be important to have the voting public well informed about how the electoral process works.

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Letters to the Senate on Advanced Nuclear Energy Innovation

Tracy Terry / Research September 14, 2016

Although nuclear power was developed and first commercialized in the America, we are losing the strategic and economic advantages of U.S. leadership in the field.

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Testimony by Conrad and Lockhart on Retirement Security to the Senate Special Committee on Aging

Kent Conrad, James B. Lockhart, III / Research September 7, 2016

A Gallup poll earlier this year found that 64 percent of Americans are either very worried or moderately worried about not having enough money for retirement.

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BPC Comments on Proposed Prescription Drug User Fee Act

Janet M. Marchibroda / Research August 24, 2016

BPC applauds FDA’s efforts to incorporate enhancements to accelerate the development and delivery of safe and effective treatments and cures to patients.

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An Open Letter to the Presidential Candidates on Infrastructure

We urge you to make modernizing America’s infrastructure a central feature of your campaigns, and, if elected, a priority within your first 100 days of office.

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Testimony by Bill Hoagland on Improving the Congressional Budget Process

G. William Hoagland / Research June 22, 2016

The current budget procedures, rules, and processes are so complex that members and their staffs find them hard to understand, let alone the American taxpayer.

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An Open Letter to President Erdogan

National Security / Research March 30, 2016

An open letter to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during his visit to the U.S. raises concerns about the Turkish government’s actions to silence opposition voices.

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