The American educational system should place greater emphasis on increasing school funding, strengthening K-12 programs, and expanding college access and success.
Good policy is never enough; governing and leadership are the paths by which the best plans lead to measurable, real-world improvements.
Free and vibrant discourse is the lifeblood of the American political system.
Public policy, and particularly on topics related to energy & environment, business & economic development; health; technology; and poverty, are critically important to creating thriving cities.
Public safety institutions must continue evolving to face the challenges of the 21st century, and combine efficiency with integrity, coordination, and responsiveness.