On July 19, the Institute’s Congressional Program hosted its 400th breakfast conversation for members of the US Congress.
In Washington it is said that no politician is indispensable, but Senator Dick Lugar is as close as it comes. Over four decades, Senator Lugar has served his constituents and the American people with the quiet dignity and practical leadership that is becoming a rarity in Congress.
President Obama called on Congress last week to work with his administration to introduce reforms that would make the federal government more efficient. We asked some of our experts what they would recommend.