School Choice in Minnesota: Panel at Humphrey School (1.26.16)
Panel includes Ember Reichgott Junge (former Minnesota DFL State Senator, Richard Komer (Institute for Justice), Rep. Jenifer Loon, Minnesota House (R) moderated by Beth Hawkins, former MinnPost reporter.
Sponsored by Humphrey School of Public Affairs and Opportunity for All Kids (OAK)
OAK is chaired by CAE Founder & American Experiment Senior Fellow Mitch Pearlstein and supported by a diverse coalition of educational leaders and advocates, including the Minnesota Independent School Forum, The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod Minnesota District, Center of the American Experiment, and the Minnesota Catholic Conference....
This presentation is designed to give lawmakers and citizens basic information about how the Met Council compares to other large, metro area bodies both in terms of governance structure and scope of authority.
On the assumption that regional planning authorities can in fact make a difference on key indicators of growth and prosperity, the presentation provides context for the Met Council’s performance.
Finally, this presentation will briefly review alternatives to MSP’s Met Council....