Solutions 2020: Climate and Clean Energy Policy Working Group

On Tuesday, June 4, Business Forward welcomed Christy Goldfuss, Senior Vice President of Energy and Environment Policy at the Center for American Progress, for a Solutions 2020 Policy Working group call on climate and clean energy.   Read the recap here.

Solutions 2020: Education Policy Working Group Webinar

On Thursday, May 30, Business Forward welcomed Lanae Erickson, Senior Vice President for the Social Policy and Politics Program at Third Way, for a webinar on higher education. This is the first in our Solutions 2020 Education Policy Working Group series. This working group call  discussed the cost of wasted taxpayer dollars at low-performing higher education institutions. Read the brief below or by clicking here. [pdf-embedder...

Solutions 2020 Conference Call: Small Business Policy Working Group

On Thursday, May 2, Business Forward welcomed Michael Barr, Dean of the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan and former Assistant Secretary of Treasury, and Marie Johns, Managing Member of Leftwich LLC, former Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, for a conference call on small business policy.     Read the recap here.  

Conference Call: Congressman Josh Gottheimer and Congressman Tom Reed on Tech Policy

On Thursday, May 2, Business Forward welcomed Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05) and Congressman Tom Reed (NY-23) for a conference call on technology policy. Congressman Gottheimer and Congressman Reed focused on their work with the Problem Solvers Caucus, as well as their work on technology and how business leaders can work to pass bipartisan net neutrality legislation.

Solutions 2020: Policy Working Group, Infrastructure

On Thursday, April 18, Business Forward welcomed former Deputy Secretary of Transportation John D. Porcari, Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, and former Assistant Secretary of Transportation Carlos Monje for a conference call to kick off the Solutions 2020 Infrastructure Working Group. On this first working group call, policy experts and business leaders outlined the infrastructure challenges facing our country and began discussing policy solutions. Read the recap here.