Friday Facts: March 11, 2016

Florida moves ahead, Georgia stands still on civil asset forfeiture.

Atlanta Business Chronicle Quotes McCutchen on Ga. Tax Reform Bill

Georgia tax cut proposals are aimed at keeping pace with North Carolina, one of Georgia’s chief jobs competitors.

Friday Facts: February 26, 2016

The price of gasoline, a chance at Georgia tax reform, and why bus service declines

AJC Quotes Kelly McCutchen on Tax Reform Proposal

Kelly McCutchen calls tax-reform proposal fair.

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

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

Friday Facts: February 12, 2016

Common sense and the Constitution prevail in lawsuit challenging Georgia’s tuition tax credit scholarships.

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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: January 22, 2016

When it comes to charitable giving, Americans are No. 1!

Friday Facts January 15, 2016

Free the Beer; A Streetcar still struggling; upcoming events

Friday Facts: January 8, 2016

“Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each new year find you a better man.” – Benjamin Franklin

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Celebrate National School Choice Week at Jan. 27 Event

Join the Foundation January 27, 2016 at our event celebrating National School Choice Week!

Friday Facts: December 11, 2015

Atlanta Streetcar, craft brewery regulations and unwarranted accusations.

Energy discussion at Heartland’s Emerging Issues Forum

Benita Dodd moderates a panel on energy and environment issues at the Heartland Institute Emerging Issues South Forum in Nashville.

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

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

Friday Facts: December 4, 2015

The Affordable Care Act: Many can’t afford premiums.

Friday Facts: November 20, 2015

What the Foundation told the EPA Thursday about the Clean Power Plan, and more.

Friday Facts: November 6, 2015

Health care, transportation and social engineering woes.

Friday Facts: October 30, 2015

Enjoy a Halloween-themed Friday Facts today!

December 8 Event: ‘The Case for K-12 Student-Based Budgeting in Georgia’

Just how does Georgia ensure that funding follows the student in ways that enable families to embrace education innovation?

Friday Facts: October 16, 2015

It’s Friday! Events December 8: Register to attend, “The Case for K-12 Student-Based Budgeting in Georgia,” a summit and luncheon hosted featuring experts from the Reason Foundation and Allovue.10:30-1:30 p.m. at The Gallery, Cobb Galleria Centre. $30. Registration and information here. Quotes of Note “A coalition of sentiments is not for the interest of printers… [T]he printers can never leave us in a state of perfect rest and union of opinion. They would be no longer useful and would have to go to the plough.” – Thomas Jefferson “Lecture series … Continue Reading →