Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Monday, August 3, 2009

David Brooks mentions the Leaders' Project on CBS Face the Nation

David Brooks mentions the Health Care plan proposed by Senators Baker, Daschle, and Dole on CBS Face the Nation.

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

A Bipartisan Plan on Health Care? Try Two

The Washington Post

By Ruth Marcus

Tom Daschle showed that the front door is open. Bob Dole and Howard Baker showed that they could walk through it. Won't President Obama take another look -- and
join them?

Full Article Here

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Senator Lindsey Graham Announces He Will Vote to Confirm Judge Sonia Sotomayor

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) announced on Wednesday that he will vote to confirm Judge Sonia Sotomayor's nomination to the United States Supreme Court. Graham became the fifth Republican Senator to announce plans to vote for President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee.

See the rest of Senator Graham's remarks here.

Senator Graham's Remarks Part Two
Senator Graham's Remarks Part Three

Saturday, July 18, 2009

POLITICO: The power of the liberals

BPC's Visiting Scholar Matt Dallek writes a monthly column for POLITICO.

Article here.

Saturday, June 13, 2009

Former Senate Majority Leaders Howard Baker, Tom Daschle, and Bob Dole to Announce Their Historic Bipartisan Agreement on Comprehensive Health Reform

The Bipartisan Policy Center’s Advisory Board, led by former Senate Majority Leaders Howard Baker, Tom Daschle, and Bob Dole, will release its final report of the Leaders’ Project on the State of American Health Care entitled "Crossing Our Lines: Working Together to Reform the U.S. Health System" on Wednesday, June 17, 2009 at 12:00 noon in Washington, D.C.

Please RSVP to healthcarersvp@bipartisanpolicy.org.

We hope you will be able to join us.

Friday, June 12, 2009

“You’re Going to Live a Long Life”

BPC's visiting scholar Matthew Dalleck in The American Scholar.

Check it out here.

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

BPC's National Transportation Policy Project (NTPP) Releases New Report

"Performance Driven: A New Vision for U.S. Transportation Policy" outlines comprehensive, long-term recommendations for reforming the country’s transportation system. To that end, NTPP has been explicitly bipartisan in its approach and in its membership.

NTPP is chaired by four former elected officials – two Republicans and two Democrats – and includes a coalition of transportation experts and business and civic leaders with a broad diversity of political views and professional experiences.

To download a copy of the report, go to www.bpcntpp.org.

Friday, May 29, 2009

Saturday, May 23, 2009

Art of War

BPC's Visiting Scholar Matt Dallek recounts his favorite military literature for the National Review.

Full article here.

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Monday, May 11, 2009

POLITICO: Moderate Dems become decisive factor

BPC Visiting Scholar Matt Dallek writes a monthly column for POLITICO.

Read today's column here.

Sunday, May 3, 2009

POLITICO: With bipartisanship, health care reform is possible

Sen. Chuck Grassley, ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, calls on Republicans and Democrats to work together to reform health care reform.

Read the full article here.

BPC Founders and Former Senators Howard Baker, Tom Daschle, and Bob Dole are currently working on their bipartisan reccomendations for comprehensive health care reform. Learn more about the BPC's Leaders' Project on the State of American Health Care here.

Monday, April 27, 2009

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Monday, April 6, 2009

Obama's bipartisan moment on foreign policy

Los Angeles Times

By Doyle McManus

Now is the time for bipartisan consensus on foreign policy.

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Thursday, March 26, 2009

Building Bridges on the Hill

Washington Post

By Sens.
Evan Bayh, Tom Carper and Blanche Lincoln

The three Senators recently formed a working group in the Senate.

Read more

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

NJ Panelists: Health Care Will Happen Before 2010


By Jennifer Skalka

Steve Bell, a visiting scholar at the BPC, participated in the panel with Sens. Casey and Martinez and Al From.

Read more

Volcker Urges House Members to Take Time Writing Regulations


By Alison Fitzgerald

Paul Volcker spoke to members of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance, and Government Sponsored Enterprises Hearing on Monday night. The BPC hosted the bipartisan financial regulatory roundtable.

Read more

Monday, March 23, 2009

Friday, March 20, 2009

BPC's Matt Canedy on Health Care Reform

By Matt Canedy for Shout America

The BPC's Leaders' Project on the State of American Health Care will release its recommendations for health care reform this spring.

Read more

Monday, March 16, 2009

A Bipartisan Road to Health Care Reform?

Huffington Post

By Eileen McMenamin

Health care reform will need bipartisan support.

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Health care hinges on Senate insiders


By Carrie Budoff Brown

A bipartisan group of nine senators will be central to the health care overhaul.

Read more

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Rising above partisanship

Philidelphia Inquirer

By Arlen Specter

Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter on bipartisanship.

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Friction Points


By Charlie Cook

Three themes are emerging in the Obama Administration

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Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Chiefs Eschew Partisanship

Roll Call

By David M. Drucker

A bipartisan group of Senate Chiefs of Staff meet regularly.

Read more

Monday, March 2, 2009

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Building Bipartisan Habits

Washington Post
David Boren

In today's Washington Post, David Boren argues that President Obama should continue to pursue bipartisanship.

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Monday, February 23, 2009

Partisanship, by the Bye

The New Yorker

Hendrick Hertzberg

The big question: Was President Obama "bipartisan" enough?

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Thursday, February 19, 2009

Betting on Bipartisanship

Washington Post
David Broder

Bipartisanship is still achievable, despite what some are saying.

Read more

Thursday, February 12, 2009

Monday, February 2, 2009