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March 6, 2013 - 8:00am
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele’s recently announced plan to close the two long-term care facilities at the County’s Mental Health Complex promises to reignite a fierce debate about the provision of mental health services.  Some will...
March 5, 2013 - 9:49am
A Public Policy Forum report that made front page news in the summer of 2009 – “Between a Rock and a Hard Place” – is back in the news this morning, this time as part of a testy dialogue between Assembly Speaker Robin Vos and Milwaukee Mayor Tom...
February 13, 2013 - 8:00am
The Milwaukee Parental Choice Program (MPCP), now in its 23rd year, includes 113 private schools and nearly 25,000 students, making it larger than all but two school districts in the state.  The results of our 15th annual census of MPCP schools...
February 11, 2013 - 9:00am
The Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) recently released its annual Urban Mobility Report, prompting alarming headlines across the country regarding the severity and consequences of traffic congestion.   NBC News, for...
January 11, 2013 - 3:00pm
As Governor Walker prepares his biennial budget, anticipation is building over whether he will propose additional state investment for workforce development. The Public Policy Forum’s July 2012 reporton Wisconsin’s workforce...

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