Publications

PPI's Comments on Allowing Individuals Leaving Incarceration to Apply for Health Insurance
December 17, 2014 | Effective ACA Implementation Project

PPI advocates for a concrete wording of the law to ensure that people leaving incarceration are not left out of the health exchange, and for measures to be taken to complete the health coverage enrollment before leaving incarceration.


Community Readiness Assessment Report, Opening the Doors to LGBTQ+ Tobacco Prevention
December 4, 2014 | City of Milwaukee Tobacco-Free Alliance

This report provides results from a Community Readiness Assessment conducted in 2014 by the City of MKE Tobacco-Free Alliance LGBTQ+ work group, which demonstrated the significant disparity of LGBTQ+ tobacco use and exposure and next steps in elimina


The Dane Difference
December 1, 2014 | Effective ACA Implementation Project

State and federal policymakers should look carefully at the decades-long success of the Wisconsin State Employee Health Plan (WSEHP) in controlling the rapid rise of health insurance costs in Dane County.


Finding Us in Ferguson
December 1, 2014 | Minority Male Achievement Program

This is a resource toolkit for youth workers, youth activists and youth-serving organizations in Milwaukee.


Boys and Men of Color Week Questions for Reflection
October 27, 2014 | Minority Male Achievement Program

This list of questions was released during the Boys and Men of Color Week in Milwaukee to encourage reflection on possible ways to improve the lives of boys and men of color.


Milwaukee Brighter Futures 2013 Year-End Report
July 1, 2014 | Milwaukee Brighter Futures Initiative

The 2013 Year-End Report provides the most recent data for the Brighter Futures Initiative programming.


Black Male Achievement Initiative Process and Community Engagement
January 27, 2014 | Minority Male Achievement Program

This presentation provides an overview of the goals of the Black Male Achievement Advisory Council and the current plan for developing programs and building community engagement.


Let's put our fiscal house in order
January 17, 2014 | Working Our Way Out of Poverty

PPI's David Riemer and Mike Bare wrote an op-ed for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel about how the Wisconsin government should use the additional revenue from a budget surplus.


Low Income Health Coverage Options Beginning in 2014
January 1, 2014 | Effective ACA Implementation Project

This publication contains a chart that clearly expresses the options that residents will have in regards to health coverage.


Diagram of Wisconsin's Health Coverage System Beginning January 1, 2014
January 1, 2014 | Effective ACA Implementation Project

This diagram illustrates what types of insurance are available to people based on income and the percentage of the Federal Poverty Level.