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 →

Friday Facts: August 4, 2017

Al Gore: Is the climate change activist practicing what he preaches?

Friday Facts: January 13, 2017

A neighborhood says no Waze.

Friday Facts: September 16, 2016

Have you reserved your seat to hear John Stossel at our 25th?

Friday Facts: July 22, 2016

ObamaCare a losing proposition for insurance companies.

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 →

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: 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 9, 2015

A special edition highlighting our speakers at the Sixth Georgia Legislative Policy Forum on October 15. The deadline is today to register!

Gettysburg lectern

Friday Facts: September 25, 2015

Another misguided local government tries its hand at municipal broadband.

Friday Facts: August 27, 2015

How is school choice working for low-income and minority students?

Friday Facts: August 7, 2015

What’s Georgia doing about broadband in schools?

Friday Facts: July 17, 2015

What’s happening in health care?

Friday Facts: June 26, 2015

Arthur Brooks of the American Enterprise Institute Keynotes the October 15 Legislative Policy Forum!

Friday Facts: June 5, 2015

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

Friday Facts: May 15, 2015

How much are school systems spending; how well are students doing?

Friday Facts: May 8, 2015

Two new graphs on school systems’ revenue and spending. What school system spends the most per student?

Georgia Works

Friday Facts: March 6, 2015

How do low energy prices affect Georgia?