News Release: Foundation Hails Special Master’s Proposal in Florida-Georgia Water Dispute

News Release | For Immediate Release December 12, 2019 Contact: Benita Dodd (404-256-4050) Foundation Hails Special Master’s Proposal in Florida-Georgia Water Dispute Atlanta – Kyle Wingfield, president and CEO of the Georgia Public Policy Foundation, released this statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court Special Master’s recommendation in the 6-year-old “water wars” dispute between Florida and Georgia: The finding by New Mexico federal Judge Paul Kelly is the only reasonable outcome after Florida’s unfounded accusations. While couched in environmental concerns, the cap Florida sought on Georgia’s water usage in the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint river basin through 2050 has … Continue Reading →

Media Advisory: Heritage’s Hans von Spakovsky Talks Election Integrity Aug. 27

“Election Integrity: Facts, Fraud and Fiction,” a policy briefing with Heritage Senior Legal Fellow Hans von Spakovsky.

Foundation Welcomes Kyle Wingfield as Next President and CEO

Georgia native Kyle Wingfield, AJC columnist, to succeed McCutchen.

Foundation Ranks on Global ‘Best Independent Think Tanks’ List

Foundation’s a Global Go-To think tank!

Rogers Wade Named to Georgia Trend’s 2018 Most Influential Hall of Fame

Foundation Board Chair Rogers Wade is honored in Georgia Trend Hall of Fame

Foundation Mourns Passing of Dr. Michael H. Mescon, 2016 Freedom Award Recipient

“Pied Piper of Private Enterprise” has enormous legacy.

Register Now for 2017 Ga. Legislative Policy Forum

Register by Sept. 25 for Early Bird Rate!

Coalition Letter to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

Coalition letter to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

News Release: Coalition Urges Administration to Champion Choice Agenda

GEORGIA PUBLIC POLICY FOUNDATION NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release June 7, 2017 Contact: Benita Dodd, Georgia Public Policy Foundation | (404) 256-4050  Foundation Joins National Coalition Urging Trump Administration To Champion Constitutionally Focused Education Choice Agenda Atlanta – The Georgia Public Policy Foundation has joined a dozen state and national organizations that champion education choice in sending a letter to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today to praise her outspoken commitment to parental choice in education.  The letter outlines the importance of state-led efforts on education choice, emphasizing the need to remain true … Continue Reading →

News Release: Lynn Westmoreland Keynotes March 23 Event, ‘Capitol Insight’

NEWS RELEASE March 1, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Benita Dodd, Georgia Public Policy Foundation | (404) 256-4050  Former Congressman Lynn Westmoreland Keynotes March 23 Event Atlanta – Former Georgia U.S. Representative Lynn Westmoreland, who retired recently after six terms in Congress, will keynote, “Capitol Insight,” the Georgia Public Policy Foundation’s Leadership Breakfast at 8 a.m. on Thursday, March 23 at Cobb County’s Georgian Club. Westmoreland knows what is it is to sign the front of a paycheck: He’s an entrepreneur who ran his own building company, L.A.W. Builders, while serving 12 years … Continue Reading →

Foundation Joins Coalition Asking U.S. Supreme Court to Protect Free Speech

24 state think tanks ask Supreme Court to protect donor privacy.

Foundation Celebrates 25 Years, Honors Dr. Michael H. Mescon

Foundation’s 25th Celebration Honors Dr. Michael Mescon


Jan. 26 Event: ‘National School Choice Week: Where’s The Money?’

Register for the first event of 2017, marking National School Choice Week!

Aug. 22: Policy Briefing Luncheon with British Consul-General Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford

What’s the meaning of life for the United Kingdom after “Brexit?”

News Release: Attorney Ross Coker Joins Georgia Public Policy Foundation

Ross Coker’s focus at the Foundation will be criminal justice reform.

Senate Resolution Honors Foundation for 25 Years of Service to Georgia

Senate honors Georgia Public Policy Foundation.

March 10 Event: ‘At the Inter$ection of Education and Aging’

Baby Boomer Retirement, Student Enrollment Growth and the Future of Georgia Education.


Celebrate National School Choice Week at Jan. 27 Event

Join the Foundation January 27, 2016 at our event celebrating National School Choice Week!

December 8 Event: ‘The Case for K-12 Student-Based Budgeting in Georgia’

Just how does Georgia ensure that funding follows the student in ways that enable families to embrace education innovation?

News Release: Foundation Hosts Savannah Event July 29

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