Written by: Abbey Frazier
Primary Source: Michigan Policy Wonk Blog, May 22, 2017
- Books, Pencils, and Billboards: Local School Ad Spending Spikes (link is external) IPPSR Affiliate David Arsen discusses school choice and marketing.
- Researchers: Fake News Not Swaying Elections (link is external) IPPSR Affiliate William Dutton leads report on the impact of fake news on public opinion.
- Trump Fires Comey: It Looked Bad Right Away (link is external) IPPSR Director Matt Grossmann comments on Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey.
- Climate Change Could Be Catastrophic For Mobile Homes (link is external) IPPSR Affiliate Mark Skidmore’s report on climate change and mobile homes is mentioned in recent article.
- New Detroit Schools Superintendent To Speak At Mackinac Policy Conference (link is external) IPPSR Affiliate Josh Sapotichne serves on panel discussion at Mackinac Policy Conference.
- Bernero To Leave New Mayor Legacy Cost Advice (link is external) IPPSR Affiliate and state Senior Deputy Treasurer Eric Scorsone discusses Lansing’s legacy costs.
- MDARD Director Jamie Clover Adams’ On Today’s Farm Bill Hearing In Frankenmuth (link is external) MPLP Alumni and MDARD Director Jamie Clover Adams delivers statement on federal Farm Bill.
- Michigan House Approves Budget Giving More Money To Education (link is external) MPLP Alumni and House Democratic Leader Sam Singh comments on the Michigan House budget.
- ESSA As Campaign Issue? Michigan LT Gov Wants Plan Back In New Debate On Counting Special Ed Kids (link is external) IPPSR Director Matt Grossmann discusses potential gubernatorial run by Lt. Governor Brian Calley.
- Health Plans, Big Campaign Donors Press Lawmakers For More Control Of Mental Health Services (link is external) MPLP Alumni and CEO of the Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority Tom Watkins is quoted on campaign contributions.
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Abbey entered the Masters in Public Policy program in the fall of 2016 and she currently works as a policy fellow for Michigan State’s Institute for Public Policy and Social Research (IPPSR). She has also worked as a budget & policy analyst for the State Budget Office covering health and social welfare policy and financing since 2014. Abbey received her B.A. in economics from Michigan State in 2013.