Friday Facts: August 30, 2019

Spam, scooters and school choice.

Friday Facts: August 16, 2019

Middle class on Medicaid?

2017 Georgia Legislative Policy Forum

  2017 Georgia Legislative Policy Forum ‘Wisdom, Justice, Transformation’ Date: Friday, October 13, 2017 Location: Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel and Convention Center 2450 Galleria Parkway; Atlanta, GA  30339 Time: 7:30-8 a.m. Coffee/Breakfast | 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Program Lunch included Register Now Here The entire event is open to the public, but registration is required. AGENDA 7:30 – 8:00 – Continental Breakfast 8:00 – 8:15 – Welcome 8:20 – 8:50 – Opening Presentation: Federal Tax Reform and What It Means for Georgia Jonathan Williams, Chief Economist and Vice President for the Center for State Fiscal Reform at the … Continue Reading →

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Friday Facts: April 8, 2016

Costly rail and municipal broadband, school choice successes,

At the Intersection of Education and Aging

Registration is open for, “At the Inter$ection of Education and Aging,” an 8 a.m. Leadership Breakfast on Thursday, March 10, 2016. Hosted by the Georgia Public Policy Foundation at Cobb County’s Georgian Club, the event speaker is Dr. Matt Ladner, Senior Advisor for the Foundation for Excellence in Education.  Ladner will unveil his original research and analysis on the demographic challenges facing state education budgets, including Georgia’s, and strategies for substantially improving the academic quality of the state’s K-12 schools at a price taxpayers can afford. Dr. Matthew Ladner is the Senior Advisor … Continue Reading →

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

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

The Case for K-12 Student-Based Budgeting in Georgia

All you need to know about student-based budgeting for Georgia.

Friday Facts: August 21, 2015

What’s the environmental impact of wind energy?

Friday Facts: July 31, 2015

There is bipartisan agreement on limiting occupational licenses to areas of legitimate public safety concern.

Friday Facts: July 24, 2015

It’s the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act. And it’s still not good.

News Release: Foundation Hosts Savannah Event July 29

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

Friday Facts: June 5, 2015

What’s up, what’s down in transportation.

Friday Facts: April 10, 2015

April 15 is coming up; get the facts on taxes.

Friday Facts: January 23, 2015

In honor of National School Choice Week, a focus on school choice.

Friday Facts: November 7, 2014

It’s Friday! Quotes of Note “I want the people of America to be able to work less for the government – and more for themselves. I want them to have the rewards of their own industry. This is the chief meaning of freedom. Until we can reestablish a condition under which the earnings of the people can be kept by the people, we are bound to suffer a very severe and distinct curtailment of our liberty.” – President Calvin Coolidge, August 11, 1924 “[E]very single day, I’m looking for how … Continue Reading →

Friday Facts: August 15, 2014

How much could telehealth save in health care costs?

Reserve Your Seat at Friedman Legacy for Freedom Day July 10

The deadline is Tuesday July 8 to register for Friedman Legacy for Freedom event in Macon!

Sign up for Friedman Legacy Day Event July 10 in Macon

Join us to celebrate Nobel Economics Prize winner Milton Friedman’s birthday in Macon on July 10!

Friday Facts: May 9, 2014

Where’s Georgia’s top barbecue?

Friday Facts: April 4, 2014

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 →