PPI In the News
Getting out of prison and facing the world can be tough. Community, religious and government organizations try to fill in the gaps by offering help with job training and housing, or transportation and mental health counseling.
Were You Beaten? Homeless? Program Tries to Identify, and Help, Job Seekers with Trauma
The Milwaukee pilot — dubbed Healthy Workers, Healthy Wisconsin — is in its second year under a five-year grant from the UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health.
Roots of Segregation: Reggie Jackson and Richard Rothstein Share Insights at Special Event
To commemorate its first decade and outline the roadmap for the next ten years, Community Advocates Public Policy Institute hosted a special night at the Milwaukee Public Museum on April 26.
'The Color of Law' Investigates the Government's Role in Segregating America
Richard Rothstein will be in Milwaukee to deliver the keynote speech at the 10-year-anniversary celebration for Community Advocates Public Policy Institute. Ahead of the event, he spoke with Lake Effect’s Joy Powers.
Work Requirements Are a Step in the Wrong Direction for Wisconsin
The package of Wisconsin bills that rushed from press conference to passage in a matter of weeks is the wrong direction.
Trump Work Requirement Rewrites Health Care Rules for Poor in Wisconsin, Other States
“If you’re not healthy, it’s difficult to work,” said Mike Bare, research director for Community Advocates’ Public Policy Institute in Milwaukee.