Latest Bipartisan Policy Center Stories

2014-05-23 12:21:56

"Lip Service" Video Illustrates Partisan Rhetoric on Energy Policy WASHINGTON, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This week the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) released a new "Lip Service" campaign video illustrating the partisan rhetoric on energy policy as efforts to pass an energy-efficiency bill failed in the Senate. This new video campaign is part of the BPC's Citizens for Political Reform initiative. The goals of the campaign are to showcase partisan behavior that is...

2014-05-09 12:20:56

WASHINGTON, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, May 14, Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO) and Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) will deliver keynote addresses on the importance of infrastructure investment during the "America's Infrastructure Opportunity: Bridging the Financing Gap" conference hosted by McGraw Hill Financial, the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Bipartisan Policy Center. The half-day event, taking place from 8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, will...

2014-04-07 12:34:36

WASHINGTON, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the next two decades, an aging population, fewer family caregivers, increasingly limited personal financial resources, and growing strains on federal, state, and family budgets will create an unsustainable demand for long-term care. Over the past 20 years, policymakers have debated different solutions, but have failed to reach consensus on a sustainable means of financing and delivering long-term services and supports. Failure to find...

2014-01-09 08:24:45

Bipartisan Policy Center Teams Up with Girls on the Run International Founder, National Political and Civic Leaders to Cultivate the Next Generation of American Leaders WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) and Molly Barker, the founder of Girls on the Run International, today announced they are joining forces with national political and civic leaders to launch Running Mates USA. The mission of this new national initiative will be to...

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