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Inside the Beltway: Culture, Opportunity and J.D. Vance

July 19, 2017 | Blog

On hand for the thoughtful doings: Helen M. Alvare, George Mason University law professor; the Rev. Derek McCoy, executive vice president, Center for Urban Renewal and Education; William Mattox, director of the J. Stanley Marshall Center for Educational Options at James Madison Institute; Henry Olsen, senior fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center; Israel Ortega, spokesperson for the LIBRE Initiative. The 90-minute event will be livestreamed at 10 a.m. EDT at Heritage.org.

McClure: Five essential elements of health care reform

July 16, 2017 | Blog

At the James Madison Institute, we spend a great deal of time reviewing health care policies to consider the impacts each law may have. We understand health care is a complex issue, requiring policymakers across the political spectrum to make difficult decisions.

Within the health care debate, we have identified five essential elements that policymakers should require in any legislation that reaches President Trump’s desk.

McClure: School choice backlash blinds critics to what's best for children

July 12, 2017 | Blog

But if Florida’s 2017 legislative session is any indication, even some of the milder efforts to offer more learning options to students around the country will be met with unhinged, over-the-top, hyperbolic opposition from the education establishment. Witness what happened in the Sunshine State leading up to the governor signing a forward-thinking education reform measure that will help children in struggling schools. 

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The James Madison Institute Applauds Governor Scott and the Legislature for Championing School Choice.

                                
                            

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Events

July 11, 2017
2017 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

Jul 11, 2017 | Tallahassee, FL | 6-8 pm  

June 28, 2017
Panama City Reception

Jun 28, 2017 | Panama City Beach, FL | 5:30-7 pm  

June 14, 2017
June 07, 2017
Sarasota Regional Breakfast

Jun 7, 2017 | Sarasota, FL | 7:30-9 am  

June 06, 2017
Tampa Regional Reception

Jun 6, 2017 | Tampa, FL | 5:30-7 pm  

June 06, 2017
Orlando Regional Luncheon

Jun 6, 2017 | Orlando, FL | 12-1:30 pm  

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