3rd Quarter, 2012

The annual analysis of data from the region's public school districts - released in late September - finds that most are likely to be hard-pressed to meet new annual performance objectives adopted by the state in connection with its waiver from most requirements of the federal No Child Left...

2nd Quarter, 2012

This year's annual Salute to Local Government awards breakfast - held at the Italian Conference Center on June 19 - showed that there is no shortage of innovation and ingenuity in southeast Wisconsin's local governments and school districts.

1st Quarter, 2012

Forum welcomes five new trustees at annual meeting. The Public Policy Forum elected five new Trustees to the organization's 60-member Board at the annual meeting on March 16, and re-elected 17 Trustees to new three-year terms.

4th Quarter, 2011

Last December, the Forum initiated a new annual tradition of identifying our top five research findings of the previous year. The 2010 list included findings on Milwaukee's skilled workforce, Milwaukee Area Technical College spending habits, and the imbalanced state of Milwaukee County's adult...

3rd Quarter, 2011

For the third straight year, the Public Policy Forum was recognized by the national organization of government research professionals at the group's annual conference in Chicago in late July. The Forum received the Governmental Research Association (GRA) award for "Most Effective Education" on a...