Friday Facts: January 23, 2015

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

Friday Facts: January 16, 2015

Hiking cigarette tax, offering tax incentives?

Friday Facts: January 9, 2015

What happened to 2015 tuition tax credit scholarship donations?

Friday Facts: December 5, 2014

Who’s on top in the global economic rankings? Not us!

Friday Facts: November 21, 2014

After 2015 ObamaCare premiums, what’s in YOUR wallet?

Friday Facts: November 14, 2014

How many countries have a higher corporate tax rate than the USA?

Friday Facts: October 10, 2013

What if you could eliminate 90 percent of road vehicles?

Friday Facts: October 3, 2014

One more reason Georgia needs tax reform

Friday Facts: September 12, 2014

The state’s education spending has changed with the economy, not because of politics.

Friday Facts: September 5, 2014

Can you trust the unemployment numbers?

Friday Facts: August 15, 2014

How much could telehealth save in health care costs?

Friday Facts: August 8, 2014

How many of the uninsured will avoid penalties and fines because of exemptions to the Affordable Care Act?

GPPF Friday Facts: August 1, 2014

How are streetcar projects doing around the nation?

Friday Facts: June 27, 2014

Uber, Lyft and Sidecar get a hostile reception.

Friday Facts: June 20, 2014

Why has household inequality increased in the United States?

Friday Facts: May 23, 2014

Transparency in health care could cut health care spending by about $100 billion over the next decade, according to one study

Friday Facts: May 16, 2014

Mass transit: 1 percent of the travel. What share of the Federal Highway Trust Fund?

Friday Facts: May 2, 2014

The American Academy of Private Physicians estimates that there are now about 4,400 concierge physicians, 30 percent more than last year.

Friday Facts: April 18, 2014

It’s Friday!  Generosity I: Georgia ranks second only to Utah in the percentage of income given to charity, according to the latest “Generosity Index” report of U.S. states and Canadian provinces from the Fraser Institute.   Generosity II: In light of the previous post … Do you enjoy the Friday Facts? If so, we’d like you to remind you of the fine print at the bottom of every edition of the Friday Facts: “FRIDAY FACTS is made possible by the generosity of the Georgia Public Policy Foundation’s donors. If you enjoy … Continue Reading →

AJC Article on Transit Quotes Foundation

Foundation Vice President Benita Dodd proposed bus service instead of rail expansion in an article in the Atlanta Journal Constitution, “Falling transit use in metro rides against U.S. trend,” by Andria Simmons, in the Sunday edition on April 13, 2014. The article appeared on page B1, the front of the Metro section. By Andria Simmons Daren Givens’ weekend outings used to begin with MARTA — a bus or train ride from his Fairlie-Poplar neighborhood to the zoo, a concert or an intown festival. That changed over the past few years … Continue Reading →