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Economist Michael J. Pries, Ph.D., on U.S. debt impact

Michael J. Pries, Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Notre Dame, discussed the economy in his presentation, “Our Growing National Debt and what it means for Our Future” on Nov. 21, 2013, as part of the Hesburgh Lecture …

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Health Policy Conference Addresses Exchanges, Medicaid, Florida Solution

Healthcare exchanges, spiraling costs and covering 3.8 million uninsured in Florida were key topics as top names in healthcare, business and government discussed the Affordable Care Act and proposed Medicaid expansion at the JU Public Policy Institute’s Healthcare Policy Conference …

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Top names in health care to speak at JU Public Policy Institute Healthcare Policy Conference Nov. 13

 

What: JU PPI Healthcare Policy Conference – The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Medicaid Expansion in Florida (use #jupublicpolicy).

When: 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13.

Where: Terry Concert Hall, Jacksonville University, 2800 University Blvd. N., …

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JU PPI plays unique role on issues crucial to Florida’s future, state Speaker Will Weatherford says

 By Taylor Agnew

Jacksonville University

Florida can create a “pocket of prosperity” for its residents by addressing issues such as education and poverty, and Jacksonville University’s Public Policy Institute is playing a unique role in shaping dialogue on those very …

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JU PPI’s Rick Mullaney hosting quarterly WJCT radio show, ‘Policy Matters’

Rick Mullaney, Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute founding director

Rick Mullaney, founding director of Jacksonville University’s Public Policy Institute (JU PPI), has begun hosting a quarterly radio show, “Policy Matters,” on WJCT-FM 89.9’s “First Coast Connect.”

“The goal of the

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Master in Public Policy Degree programs SACS-approved before launch

Reaching another milestone as it prepares to launch the first Master in Public Policy degree program in Florida this fall, the Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute has received approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools for its signature …

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Pam Bondi and Jason Altmire talk health policy

Summary

The importance of making sure Florida’s next generation of leaders is up to speed on public policy matters isn’t lost on state Attorney General Pam Bondi, who recently addressed the JU Public Policy Institute (JU PPI) Board of Advisors.…

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JU Public Policy Institute selects Richard Sisisky as first chair

The board of advisors for the JU Public Policy Institute announced it has selected Richard Sisisky, president and CEO of management consulting firm The Shircliff & Sisisky Co., as its first chair.

“Richard Sisisky is an extraordinary community and business …

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Fl Gov Rick Scott agrees with JU PPI: Policy matters

Using examples in education, trade, tourism, manufacturing and more, Florida Gov. Rick Scott stressed the value of public policy to help shape the future and improve lives, praising the JU Public Policy Institute for its efforts during a speech to …

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JU PPI announces scholarships available for top talent

Fresh on the heels of establishing two major scholarship funds last week for JU Master in Public Policy students, the JU Public Policy Institute (JU PPI) announced Tuesday it is now accepting applications for the fall 2013 semester.

The Institute …

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