Recent Foundation Publications

The Georgia Public Policy Foundation’s 2020 publications are listed below by date of publication. Click on a link to read. May 22: Federal Fix Can Help States and Encourage Work, by Frank Stephenson. Congress should revisit the hastily enacted $600 supplemental unemployment benefit to end the perverse incentive against working and free up significant funds for state and local governments. May 15: Simple Change in Law Can Save Georgia Taxpayers Over $80 Million, by Benjamin Scafidi and Heidi Holmes Erickson. Between 2009 and 2020 – once local schools received discretion … Continue Reading →

Friday Facts

      It’s Friday!   Quotes of note – “A government with the policy to rob Peter to pay Paul can be assured of the support of Paul.” – George Bernard Shaw – “Figures often beguile me, particularly when I have the arranging of them myself; in which case the remark attributed to Disraeli would often apply with justice and force: “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics.” – Mark Twain – “A general State education is a mere contrivance for molding people to be exactly … Continue Reading →