Public Policy Forum Blog

November 21, 2016 - 10:11am
The inaugural Milwaukee Startup Week took place the first week of November, bringing entrepreneurs together to learn from one another. It couldn’t have come at a better time. Wisconsin was recently ranked last in the nation for startup...
November 9, 2016 - 12:30pm
As the dust settles from an historic 2016 election, my mind turns to how the shift in control of the White House may impact some critical fiscal and policy issues facing our largest local governments. While it's obviously far too early to tell, here...
November 8, 2016 - 8:20am
Last week, I had the opportunity to attend the fall research conference of the Association of Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) in Washington, DC. The Forum has not had many dealings with APPAM, whose membership is comprised primarily of...
November 1, 2016 - 8:00am
In an election year as historic as this one, debate naturally zeroes in on the role of government – to address individual needs, solve community problems, or even effect change beyond our country’s borders. Here in Milwaukee, much of the local news...

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