Putting the Public back into Public Policy
Friday, March 11
5:00PM - 6:00PM
110 E 2nd St
In 2016, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and Glasshouse Policy will introduce new tools in policy development. On this panel, Kauffman will unveil a baseline policy matrix which will drive entrepreneurship policy conversations across the country. Separately, Glasshouse will introduce a policy crowdsourcing tool to support, assess, and report on community trends and priorities. Hear from Senator Moran, a leading entrepreneurship advocate in Congress, the Kuaffman Foundation and Glasshouse Policy on how new tools, including the Kauffman policy matrix, could be used to better engage, educate and empower entrepreneurs and innovators.
Policy Dir in Research & Policy
Since joining the U.S. Senate, Senator Moran has also been a leading advocate for issues related to entrepreneurship, job creation, and innovation. He is committed to putting policies in place that...Show the rest
Since joining the U.S. Senate, Senator Moran has also been a leading advocate for issues related to entrepreneurship, job creation, and innovation. He is committed to putting policies in place that foster a pro-growth environment where businesses can succeed without government imposed barriers. As Ranking Member on the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee for Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies, he is a firm supporter of medical research and believes our nation's consistent support of medical research is essential to saving and improving lives, reducing health care costs, and strengthening America's position as a global leader in medical innovation.Prior to his election to the Senate in November 2010, Moran served Kansans in the “Big First” Congressional district for seven terms in the U.S. House of Representatives as well as eight years in the Kansas State Senate – spending the last two years as Majority Leader.Hide the rest