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Monday, February 11, 2013
Massachusetts Comes to Michigan: Lessons about Health Care Reform from Business Leaders
4:00 PM -  5:30 PM

Join us for an interactive panel discussion featuring Rick Lord, President and CEO of Associated Industries of Massachusetts; Michael Widmer, President of Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation; Thomas Buchmueller, Waldo O. Hildebrand Professor of Risk Management and Insurance, U-M Ross School of Business; and Helen Levy, Research Associate Professor, U-M Ford School of Public Policy

Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Wolverine Caucus: How We Fund Local Government: Michigan's Local Leaders See Need For Reform
11:30 AM -  1:00 PM

Recently, the Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS) asked local officials to look toward the future and evaluate the status of Michigan's current system for funding local governments. Please join us for an engaging and informative discussion as Dr. Debra Horner and CLOSUP Administrator Tom Ivacko present the views of Michigan's local government leaders and their perspectives on the future.

How we fund local government: Michigan's local leaders see need for reform
3:00 PM -  4:00 PM
A Michigan Public Policy Survey Presentation

Presenting the findings on the system of funding of local government.

Monday, February 18, 2013
Fractious Federalism And The Future Of Medicaid
1:00 PM -  2:30 PM

Free and Open to the Public

Frank J. Thompson, Professor, School of Public Affairs and Administration, Rutgers University-Newark. Author of Medicaid Politics: Federalism, Policy Durability, and Health Reform

With Commentary provided by:
Scott L.Greer, Associate Professor of Health Management and Policy at the Univeristy of Michigan School of Public Health, and Senior Research Fellow at LSE Health, London School of Economics

Saturday, February 23, 2013
Special Screening of State of Emergency @ Rackham Amphitheater (4th Floor)
7:00 PM -  9:00 PM

Special screening of State of Emergency, a new documentary play inspired by Michigan's controversial Emergency Manager Law. On Saturday, February 23 at 7:00 pm, we will live-stream the performance (taking place in Flint) in Rackham's 4th floor amphitheatre. Viewers can tweet questions and comments for the post-show dialogue.