The state’s education spending has changed with the economy, not because of politics.
Can you trust the unemployment numbers?
Proposed federal regulations on onions are enough to make one cry.
How much could telehealth save in health care costs?
How many of the uninsured will avoid penalties and fines because of exemptions to the Affordable Care Act?
Guess who’s coming to raise Cain at the 5th Annual Georgia Legislative Policy Forum?
What happens if more students use tuition tax credit scholarships?
North Carolina surges ahead on tax and business reforms.
A Georgia-based organization proposes affordable health care solutions for uninsured Georgians.
Georgians, by a wide margin, support tax credits and scholarships for private-school tuition.
The deadline is Tuesday July 8 to register for Friedman Legacy for Freedom event in Macon!
Join us to celebrate Nobel Economics Prize winner Milton Friedman’s birthday in Macon on July 10!
It’s Friday! Quotes of Note “There is no surer way to misread any document than to read it literally. … As nearly as we can, we must put ourselves in the place of those who uttered the words, and try to divine how they would have dealt with the unforeseen situation; and, although their words are by far the most decisive evidence of what they would have done, they are by no means final.” – Judge Learned Hand “It’s not what you say, it’s what people hear.” – Frank Luntz … Continue Reading →
Transparency in health care could cut health care spending by about $100 billion over the next decade, according to one study
Foundation Vice President Benita Dodd discussed teacher evaluations during her Tuesday, May 13 appearance on a ChoiceMedia.TV webcast.
Where’s Georgia’s top barbecue?
It’s Friday! Events May 7: ‘Concierge Care for the Little Guy,” is the topic at the Foundation’s 8.a.m. Leadership Breakfast at the Cobb Galleria Centre. The keynote speaker is Dr. Lee Gross, co-founder of Epiphany Health, a Direct Primary Care company. He will explain how individuals can afford coverage and care. This event is open to the public and is $25 to attend. Register by Monday, May 5, 2014, online at http://bit.ly/1gRToJZ. Health Care Forum May 7: At its May 7-9 Forum at the Galleria Centre, the Institute for Healthcare … Continue Reading →
It’s Friday! Events April 24: Matt Candler, founder and CEO of 4.0 Schools, keynotes, “School Choice: Big Gains in The Big Easy,” the Foundation’s Leadership Breakfast at 8 a.m. at Cobb County’s Georgian Club. This event is open to the public and is $25 to attend. Find out more at https://www.georgiapolicy.org/?p=12626. Register at http://bit.ly/1lmETV5. May 7: Foundation Members get a discount rate of $159 to attend “Health Reform 2.0: The Great Debate,” the first face-to-face debate between two of the nation’s most influential health care experts: John Goodman of the … Continue Reading →
GEORGIA PUBLIC POLICY FOUNDATION EVENT March 31, 2014 Contact Benita Dodd at 404-256-4050 or firstname.lastname@example.org Foundation’s April 24 Event: ‘School Choice: Big Gains in The Big Easy’ Atlanta – What does leadership in school choice look like? New Orleans, La. What does leadership in school choice sound like? Matt Candler, chairman of the Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools and CEO of 4.0 Schools. Candler, an Atlanta native, is the keynote speaker at the Georgia Public Policy Foundation’s 8 a.m. Leadership Breakfast on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Cobb County’s Georgian … Continue Reading →
How effective is the ACA individual mandate?