Morrison Institute for Public Policy will debut its First Thursday Roundtable series on Oct. 2, with the first topic focusing on Proposition 487, the Phoenix reform initiative (pros and cons), and results from the Citizens’ Initiative Review on the ballot measure.
Byron Schlomach, director of the Center for Economic Prosperity at the Goldwater Institute, will be presenting arguments in favor of Prop 487.
Former City Councilman Tom Simplot, co-chair of Phoenix Citizens for Pension Responsibility, will be presenting arguments against Prop 487.
Findings from the Citizens’ Initiative Review on Prop 487 also will be reviewed and discussed.
The First Thursday Roundtable series will be held the first Thursday of every other month, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.. The second scheduled roundtable is set for Dec. 4 to discuss Arizona’s Sun Corridor and local leadership in a global economy.
Pay lots are available at North Central Avenue and East Fillmore Street, just north of the Cronkite School of Journalism building. There also are parking meters around the Arizona State University Downtown Phoenix Campus.
Morrison Institute for Public Policy, which is part of the ASU College of Public Programs, is located at 411 N. Central Ave., on the ninth floor of the ASU Downtown Phoenix Campus University Center, just south of the Cronkite Building.
More information at morrisoninstitute.asu.edu