Sending Office: Honorable Ben McAdams
Sent By:
Steven.Brescia@mail.house.gov

The House What Works Caucus invites you to a briefing:

WHAT WORKS IN POLICYMAKING

October 16, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

2325 Rayburn

RSVP

Dear Colleague:

Please join Representatives Jackie Walorski (IN-2) and Ben McAdams (UT-4) for a briefing to introduce the What Works Caucus.   The recently launched bipartisan What Works Caucus was formed to develop and promote results-driven, evidence-based legislation
and partnerships that addresses our nation’s biggest challenges. It will also spotlight data-driven local, state, and federal efforts, as well as the work of private and nonprofit partners, that are helping improve results for people around the country.

A 2019 poll conducted by the National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago found that about 9 out of 10 Americans think policymakers should seek the best evidence when making decisions. However, only 8 percent believe that evidence currently
drives policymakers’ decisions.

At this briefing, experts will discuss how Impact Investing can deploy investment capital for intentional and measurable results, and how Pay for Success programs are helping state and local governments deliver social programs that show results and save
taxpayer dollars.  In addition, the roundtable will discuss the standards of evidence that can support rigorous evaluation of program results and outcomes, and recent legislation that supports these objectives.    

Please RSVP
here
to learn more about evidence and results-driven policymaking.  For more information, please contact
Steven Brescia

 

Featured Speaker:      John Bridgeland

 Founder & CEO

 Civic

 

Panelists:                      Kate Tromble                          

                                       VP of Federal Policy    

                                       Results for America                

 

                                      Lee Foley

                                      Advisor to America Forward

                                      Capitol Hill Partners

 

                                      Fran Seegull

                                      Executive Director

                                      U.S. Impact Investing Alliance

 

                                                         

            Sincerely,

 

               Jackie Walorski                                           Ben McAdams     

               Member of Congress                                   Member of Congress                                  

                   

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