State Policy Network
Week in Review: September 11, 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).

Announcements

This Week on SPN.org

Success Stories

Solutions from the states: This week’s policy briefs

2020 Election: Comparing the Democratic and Republican Platforms
Alabama Policy Institute

Pushed to the Limit: How Federal Unemployment Insurance Boosts Have Strained State Trust Funds
Foundation for Government Accountability

National Popular Vote Violates the Colorado Constitution
Independence Institute

Madison Park Technical Vocational High School Turnaround Update
Pioneer Institute

Second Chance Parenting: Restoring Parental Rights
Texas Public Policy Foundation

Policy News from the States

Education

Election integrity

Energy and Environment

State budgets and economies

Other

Think Tanks in the News

Events & Opportunities

An Evening with Dennis Prager: Virtual 2020 Annual Dinner
Goldwater Institute | October 16, 2020

Making Common Sense Changes to Government Regulation
Mackinac Center | September 15, 2020

Citizenship Award Dinner featuring Sarah Huckabee Sanders
Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs | September 16, 2020

Winning the Water Wars
Pacific Research Institute | September 22, 2020

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

The Constitution: A “Glorious Liberty Document” Or A Legacy Of Slavery?
Texas Public Policy Foundation | September 14, 2020

Austin & San Antonio LLC—Virtual Cocktail Hour with Former U.S. Congressman Lamar Smith
Texas Public Policy Foundation | September 16, 2020

San Antonio LLC Salon Dinner⁠—The Rise of Millennial Socialism
Texas Public Policy Foundation | October 1, 2020

Virtual Annual Dinner
Washington Policy Center | September 25, 2020

Categories: State News
Organization: State Policy Network