January 15, 2015 Meeting

Meeting Agenda – January 15, 2015   3:30-5:00

Location: KY3

 I.  Welcome – Greg Burris & Gail Smart

 II. Update on Poverty Simulations

 Deeper Dive Into “Tension Points” (continued)

 

  1. Short-term expectations vs. Long-term results
  2. Possible legislative initiatives
    1. Pay Day Loans
    2. “The Cliff”
    3. Livable wage
  3. Educating the Public
    1. Overcoming skepticism
    2. Complexity of the issue
    3. Achieving buy-in and trust from . . .
      1. Under-resourced
      2. Public
      3. Elected officials
      4. Business community
      5. Others?

III. Questions/Discussion

V.  Adjourn