State Policy Network
Week in Review: July 3, 2020

This weekly round-up shares the latest news about what the Network is doing to promote state-based solutions that will improve the lives of families, workers, and local communities. If you are an SPN member and have an update you’d like us to include in next week’s round-up, please email us at updates@spn.org (all submissions are subject to SPN approval).

This Week on SPN.org

Landmark Espinoza ruling provides families in 37 states with more K-12 education options
Find out what the Espinoza Supreme Court case means for families and how state think tanks are responding to this win

A majority of parents are making new plans for 2020-2021 school year
SPN’s Carrie Conko shares new polling research on parents’ attitudes towards the upcoming school year.

Success Stories

Solutions from the states: This week’s policy briefs

Controlling Health Care Costs in Alaska
Alaska Policy Forum

To Unleash the Economic Recovery, Congress Must Fix the Unemployment Debacle
Foundation for Government Accountability

Catch-UP ESAs Give Students Immediate Support
Rhode Island Center for Freedom & Prosperity

Research & Initiatives

Think Tanks in the News

Virtual Events & Opportunities

Carolina Rebound Virtual Town Hall: Education
John Locke Foundation
July 11, 2020

Doomed to Repeat: Learning from the American Revolution
Texas Public Policy Foundation
July 6, 2020

Categories: State News
Organization: State Policy Network