Join our 25th Anniversary Celebration with John Stossel!
It’s Friday! Events August 22: The registration deadline is today! Sign up now to attend, “Across the Pond: A Policy Update,” the Foundation’s noon Policy Briefing Luncheon at Cobb County’s Georgian Club on Monday, August 22. The keynote speaker is British Consul General Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford. $35. Information here; register online here. Then and now: In 1991, when the Georgia Public Policy Foundation was founded, Georgia charter school enrollment was non-existent. Today (2015) there are 325,808 Georgia students enrolled in charter schools. The Foundation celebrates 25 years in Georgia in 2016. All year, we’re … Continue Reading →
A federal agency is requiring “voluntary payments.”
Medicaid expansion, Atlanta Streetcar and regulatory hurdles.
It’s Friday! Then and Now Did you know? In 1991, the year the Georgia Public Policy Foundation was established, there were 7.5 million cellphone users across the nation. One year later, the number surpassed 10 million and the first commercial text message was sent. This year, smartphone users in the United States are expected to surpass 207.2 million; by 2015, text messages were at 169.3 billion a year in the United States! It’s why we’ll be launching our new Web site soon! Events February 17: Register now for, “Georgia Criminal … Continue Reading →
Health care, transportation and social engineering woes.
Solar power, sunset reviews and paper vs. plastic.
How is school choice working for low-income and minority students?
What’s the environmental impact of wind energy?
What’s Georgia doing about broadband in schools?
There is bipartisan agreement on limiting occupational licenses to areas of legitimate public safety concern.
It’s the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act. And it’s still not good.
What’s up, what’s down in transportation.
A Georgia charter school is No. 27 on the list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools!
Taxes and spending, by the numbers.
When is Georgia’s Tax Freedom Day?
Have you viewed the Foundation’s transportation video?
It’s Friday! Events March 18: “Federalism, The Rule of Law and Regulatory Excess,” is the topic of the Foundation’s Leadership Breakfast with Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens. $30. Find out more here. Register online by Monday, March 16, here. Quotes of Note “If you look at the Akamai State of the Internet report … or other objective data, there’s no question that America is better off, especially considering our relatively lower population density – in terms of deployment, speeds, prices, whatever metric you choose. Moreover, if you look at investment, … Continue Reading →
What’s happening to millennials and American workers?
What do Waffle House and FEMA have in common?