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Registration Opens for BPC's 2014 Housing Summit

April 22, 2014      ISSUES   |   POLICY   |   SOLUTIONS   |   NEWS & EVENTS Forward Editor: Emanuel Cavallaro Spotlight On... Registration Opens for BPC's 2014 Housing Summit The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) Housing Commission has announced that early registration is open for the 2014 Housing Summit, a two-day event during which private-sector experts, elected officials, academics, and housing practitioners from across the country will discuss the future of our nation's housing policy. The early registration rate for the summit, which will take place at the Renaissance Washington, D.C. Hotel from September 15 to 16, is $395 per person. Early registration will run to June 1, after which registration will become $495 per person. The event will build on the work of the BPC Housing Commission whose 21 members, including Alliance President and CEO Nan Roman, have met ov

SSA's Vision for 2025

April 22, 2014 Social Security Administration’s Vision for 2025: Your Input Requested! Please see the below message from the Social Security Administration Social Security is moving ahead, and we want you right there with us! We are developing our Vision for 2025 as an interactive endeavor that will enable them to continue to deliver world-class customer service to the American public for the next 10 to 15 years.  While we have extensive research and experience in public service, we are constantly seeking ways to enhance our service to the public.  We rely on the active involvement of others, including concerned organizations, to provide input and give us fresh perspectives.  We want you to help us shape that vision. Between April 15 and May 2, we invite you to share your creative ideas and suggestions about all of the programs Social Security administers and supports.  Just go to , tell us what you think, and share yo