State Policy Network
Week in Review: October 23, 2020

Announcements

This Week on SPN.org

Solutions from the states: This week’s policy briefs

Food Stamp Work Requirements Worked for Missourians
Foundation for Government Accountability

Cruising in Hawaii How the Federal Government’s 1886 Passenger Vessel Services Act Has Limited the Aloha State’s Tourism Potential
Grassroot Institute of Hawaii

Combatting ‘Idea Suppression’ How Florida Universities Can Continue their Rise to National Prominence
James Madison Institute

2020 State of Higher Education
MacIver Institute

Antimicrobial Resistance: Learning from the Current Global Health Crisis to Prevent Another One
Pioneer Institute

Pension Reform for the New Normal Economy—Examining Colorado’s Successful Model
Reason Foundation

Eliminating Unnecessary Delays to Child Permanency
Texas Public Policy Foundation

From Costing the Taxpayers to Being Taxpayers: Why Second-Chance Hiring is Right on Crime
Texas Public Policy Foundation

Just the Facts: Property Taxes in Texas’s Most Populous Cities, Counties, and School Districts
Texas Public Policy Foundation

The Electoral College Means Everyone’s Vote Counts
Washington Policy Center

Policy News from the states

Education

Election integrity

Energy and environment

Government overreach

State budgets and spending

Jobs and economic growth

Other

Think tanks in the news

Events & Opportunities

20th Anniversary Liberty Ball
Rio Grande Foundation | October 24, 2020

America: A Republic if You Can Keep It
Foundation for Economic Education | October 27, 2020

Defending the Electoral College
Alaska Policy Forum and Save Our States | October 28, 2020

2020 Freedom & Opportunity Virtual Event
Maine Policy Institute | October 29, 2020

2020 National Lawyers Convention: The Rule of Law and the Current Crisis
Federalist Society | November 9-13, 2020

Breakthrough 2020
Georgia Center for Opportunity | November 5, 2020

Post-Election Economic Priorities
Thomas Jefferson Institute and National Review Institute | November 10, 2020

Organization: State Policy Network