Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Press Releases & Statements

State of Working Georgia 2012: Great Recession Wiped Out Two Decades of Progress for...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATLANTA - Everyday working Georgians saw two decades of economic progress disappear in the wake of the Great Recession and continue to...

Georgia Should Move Forward to Bring Affordable Health Care to the Hundreds of Thousands...

GBPI Director of Health Policy Timothy Sweeney releases the following statement in response to the election and moving Medicaid expansion. With the election decided,...

Media Advisory : Health Coverage Expansion Forum

MEDIA REGISTRATION On Friday, October 19, Georgia Budget and Policy Institute will host its 2012 Fall Policy Forum, Expanding Health Coverage in Georgia at...

Student Success, Georgia Economy Threatened by State’s Declining Support

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (ATLANTA) Georgia school districts report that classrooms are more crowded than ever and students are spending fewer days in school due to...

Georgia Budget Primer 2013: An overview of the FY 2013 budget and related...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATLANTA - The Georgia Budget & Policy Institute released its annual report, the Georgia Budget Primer 2013. The report provides an overview...

Georgia 5th-Highest Poverty in the Nation; Children Hit Hardest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GBPI Senior Policy Analyst Clare S. Richie is available for comments and interviews. ATLANTA – Georgia has the 5thhighest poverty rate in the...

Census Data: Current Population Survey (CPS) vs. American Community Survey (ACS)

The U.S. Census Bureau will release its estimates of 2011 health insurance coverage from the Current Population Survey (CPS) on the morning of Wednesday,...

New Revenue Needed To Invest in Medicaid

GBPI Director of Health Policy Timothy Sweeney releases the following statement in response to the Department of Community Health Board meeting today. “Instead of...

Major Victory for the Nearly 2 Million Georgians Currently Living Without Health Insurance

GBPI Director of Health Policy Timothy Sweeney releases the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on the Affordable Care Act....

GBPI Releases Analysis of FY 2013 Budget: PK-12 and Higher Education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Atlanta--Funding for Georgia's schools and colleges are at the lowest levels in a decade according to two new education budget analyses released...

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