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News Release: Clean Power Plan ‘Cleaning out Consumers’ Wallets’

GEORGIA PUBLIC POLICY FOUNDATION NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release August 3, 2015 Contact Benita Dodd at 404-256-4050 or benitadodd@georgiapolicy.org Clean Power Plan ‘Cleaning out Consumers’ Wallets’ Atlanta – Kelly McCutchen, president of the Georgia Public Policy Foundation, had this toaaa

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Friday Facts: July 31, 2015

There is bipartisan agreement on limiting occupational licenses to areas of legitimate public safety concern.

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Government ‘Charity:’ Unwarranted and Unsustainable

Payments to and for individuals have grown in good times and bad.

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Checking Up On Health: July 28, 2015

Back to school: Is your child ready?

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Time for a Do-Over on Dodd-Frank

By Dorothy Jetter In 2010, the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act established the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which claims to “help consumer finance markets work by making rules more effective, by consistently and fairly enforcing those rules, and byaaa

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Friday Facts: July 24, 2015

It’s the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act. And it’s still not good.

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The Dodd-Frank Act 5 Years Later: Are We More Stable?

Dodd-Frank has slowed economic recovery, raised prices, reduced choice and eliminated access to the financial mainstream for American families.

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Dodd-Frank’s Dire Legacy: Durbin Amendment

Poor bank customers have been hit hard, with a million people forced out of the banking system as a result of increased fees.

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Checking Up On Health: July 21, 2015

What’s cheapest for baby delivery and inpatient stays? Hint: NOT a nonprofit hospital.

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News Release: Foundation Hosts Savannah Event July 29

Join the Foundation in Savannah July 29, find out about education and school choice in 2016!

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