Expertise: Democracy and government reform, legal policy, regulatory policy, appropriations
Sam Berger is the vice president of Democracy and Government Reform at American Progress. Previously, he was the senior adviser at American Progress. His areas of expertise include health care policy, government reform, regulatory policy, appropriations, and administrative law. From 2015 to 2017, Berger served as a senior policy adviser at the White House Domestic Policy Council, where his work focused on the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid. From 2010 to 2015, Berger worked at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in various roles, including senior counselor and policy adviser. While at the OMB, Berger worked on a variety of legal and policy issues, including the government shutdown, sequestration, executive orders, and presidential memoranda. Berger is a graduate of Swarthmore College and received his J.D. from Yale Law School.
By Sam Berger
|Interactive: Tracking Trump’s Sabotage of the ACA||Center for American Progress Action||October 4, 2018|
|The Tax Bill That Would Launch More Than 13,000 Yachts||Center for American Progress Action||September 12, 2018|
|The Republican plan is to take away your health care to pay for their tax cuts||The Hill||November 16, 2017|
|Quit Monkeying Around: We need leaders with an evolved understanding of faith and science||Center for American Progress Action||June 6, 2007|
|Supporting Stem Cell Research||Center for American Progress Action||February 8, 2007|