Friday Facts: September 9, 2016

Transportation technology, economic opportunity and more.

Friday Facts: September 2, 2016

You’re invited to our 25th Anniversary Celebration!

Foundation’s 25th Anniversary Celebration Set for Nov. 11

Early-Bird Special: $25 off tickets through 9/25 for our 25th Anniversary Celebration Dinner.

Friday Facts: August 19, 2016

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 →

Aug. 22: Policy Briefing Luncheon with British Consul-General Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford

What’s the meaning of life for the United Kingdom after “Brexit?”

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 15, 2016

It’s Friday! Then and Now: In 1991, when the Georgia Public Policy Foundation was established, we urged in the LaGrange Daily News: “We must free parents to choose the school their child will attend. It should be obvious that parents, not government, know what is best for their children.” Twenty-five years later, resistance to school choice continues. Follow us! The Foundation is just eight shy of 3,000 Facebook “likes!” Our Twitter account has 1,641 followers at twitter.com/gppf. Follow us on Instagram, too! Guide to the Issues 2016: Find out what … Continue Reading →

Free-Market Groups Denounce Intimidation by Senate Democrats

We hear you. Your threat is clear: There is a heavy and inconvenient cost to disagreeing with you.

Friday Facts: July 8, 2016

A federal agency is requiring “voluntary payments.”

Friday Facts: July 1, 2016

We wish you a wonderful Independence Day weekend!

Friday Facts: June 24, 2017

Medicaid expansion, Atlanta Streetcar and regulatory hurdles.

Rome’s Free Clinic: Community Taking Charge

Low-income, uninsured Georgians often have no primary care physician and are unable to afford to visit one.

Friday Facts: June 17, 2016

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

Friday Facts: June 10, 2016

It’s Friday! Then and Now: In 1991, when the Georgia Public Policy Foundation was established, inflation was 4.2 percent. Last year, it was 0.1 percent. Guide to the Issues 2016, compiled by the Foundation, is now available online. Each chapter includes principles for reform, facts on the issue, background information and, in most cases, positive solutions to the challenges facing Georgia. Quotes of Note “Policy by policy and decision by decision, federal regulatory agencies have eroded the nation’s competitiveness, ability to innovate, and capacity to create wealth.” – Henry I. … Continue Reading →

Friday Facts: June 3, 2016

Georgia schools graded, 10 years ago in our archives, license to kill jobs.

Friday Facts: May 27, 2016

Transit planning, toll lanes, school choice and more.

Friday Facts: May 20, 2016

School choice works, the cost of red tape, our archives 10 years ago.

Friday Facts: May 13, 2016

Great news on the environment, ObamaCare’s woes, stadiums and taxpayers.