Bipartisan


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Bipartisan

Describing any measure or policy that draws support from two political parties. For example, in the United States, a unanimously passed defense bill may be said to be bipartisan. The term is used in countries with de facto or de jure two-party systems.
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The release of this bipartisan legislative proposal from the committee leadership drew broad endorsement from industry and policy groups.
Fundamental protections to our election process were put into place by the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1974 and the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2002.
Nor is HRC by any means the only progressive advocacy group to recognize the need for a bipartisan approach.
This bipartisan bill seeks to advance understanding of the role forests play in sequestering carbon.
The bipartisan leadership of the Senate and House have written President Clinton asking for a restoration of Medicare funds, and the Administration has indeed responded with a proposed $7.
Despite great bipartisan strides toward passing The Y2K Act (S.
I propose an alternative -- a three-and-a-half year, bipartisan national debate with the year 2000 presidential election being, in effect, a national referendum on tax reform.
A bipartisan group of House Ways and Means Committee members were named to a task force that will look at transportation taxes, with the intention of providing advice to Chairman Bill Archer (R-Tex.
As Alexander Cockburn predicted in the last issue of The Progressive, Clinton is already making noises about establishing some big-wig bipartisan commission to "reform"' Medicare and Social Security.
Patrick Buchanan's brand of right-wing populism has been filling a moral and political void in the bipartisan system for several years.
21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) will be tracking votes of members of Congress on the Iran deal through its newly-launched Iran vote tracker.