Distinguished Senior Fellow Sen. Daschle outlines a Federal Reserve-style institution that could make difficult and critical health policy decisions.
Former Sen. Tom Daschle (D-SD) is the Chair of the Center for American Progress Board of Directors. He previously served as the Senate majority leader and has participated in the development and debate of almost every major public policy issue of the last three decades. In 1978, he was elected to the U.S. House of […]
See the report for a full list of members of the National Security Task Force on Energy “We are addicted to oil, and the oil is coming from the most dangerous places in the world,” said former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright at a panel today, hosted by the Center for American Progress. Emphasizing the […]
This article reprinted from The American Prospect Twenty years ago, on a farm outside my hometown of Aberdeen, South Dakota, I stood with a few dozen local corn growers in a machine shack, huddled around a still. We were trying to show the farmers that their crops could be turned into what we then called […]