Friday Facts: July 12, 2019

Southern ‘poverty,’ high-cost higher-ed, nebulous ‘character’ definitions

Friday Facts: September 8, 2017

Stay safe as Hurricane Irma approaches.

Friday Facts: February 17, 2017

It’s Friday!  Events  February 22: Register by MONDAY to join the Georgia Public Policy Foundation and the Institute for Justice for, “Bottleneckers,” Wednesday’s Leadership Breakfast and Book Forum with Dick Carpenter, co-author of, “Bottleneckers: Gaming the Government for Power and Private Profit.” Cobb County’s Georgian Club, 8 a.m. $30. C-SPAN BookTV will be recording this event. Information and registration here. March 23-24: The Heartland Institute hosts the 12th International Conference on Climate Change at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, D.C. The theme of the two-day conference is “Resetting U.S. Climate Policy.” Quotes … Continue Reading →

Friday Facts: January 13, 2017

A neighborhood says no Waze.

Friday Facts: October 7, 2016

It’s Friday! Hurricane Matthew State of emergency: As Hurricane Matthew approached the East Coast, Governor Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency in 13 Georgia coastal and rural counties. Mandatory evacuations were ordered in the coastal counties of Bryan, Chatham, Liberty, McIntosh, Glynn and Camden. As you consider volunteering or contributing to relief efforts, be wary of scammers preying on your emotions and bank account. Vet requests carefully at charitynavigator.org and use reputable organizations.  Snooze you lose: A poll by the Insurance Information Institute shows that only 12 percent of … Continue Reading →

Friday Facts: September 30, 2016

Join our 25th Anniversary Celebration with John Stossel!

Friday Facts: September 23, 2016

Save your seat by SUNDAY for the Early Bird Rate to our 25th Anniversary Celebration with John Stossel!

Friday Facts: September 2, 2016

You’re invited to our 25th Anniversary Celebration!

Friday Facts: July 29, 2016

Regulation, transportation, criminal justice reform and more.

Friday Facts: July 22, 2016

ObamaCare a losing proposition for insurance companies.

News Release: Attorney Ross Coker Joins Georgia Public Policy Foundation

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

Friday Facts: July 8, 2016

A federal agency is requiring “voluntary payments.”

Friday Facts: June 17, 2016

Happy 25th birthday charter schools, 2017 health insurance costs, Medicare delays

Friday Facts: April 29, 2016

Public transportation criminal justice reform and the health care disconnect.

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Friday Facts: April 8, 2016

Costly rail and municipal broadband, school choice successes,

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Friday Facts: January 29, 2016

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 →

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Friday Facts: September 25, 2015

Another misguided local government tries its hand at municipal broadband.

Friday Facts: September 18, 2015

Health care: Enrollments increase, but so do premiums.

Friday Facts: September 11, 2015

Road diets, tanning taxes and charter school churls.

Percentage of Individuals Who Live in Poverty

Friday Facts: August 14, 2015

The potential buses have with express toll lanes.