On July 22, 2014, Sean O'Leary and Ted Boettner from the West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy and Angela Vance from the WV-AARP presented the benefits of Voluntary Retirement Accounts (VERA) to the Our Children Our Future Policy Workshop in Clarksburg, WV. View the full presentation. Overview - The Retirement Problem Retirement Income Deficit…
On September 5, 2013, Executive Director Ted Boettner presented to the WV Early Childhood Planning Taskforce on the importance of quality early childhood care and education. View his presentation here.
On September 4, 2013, Executive Director Ted Boettner presented on the West Virginia Future Fund at the Brighter Economic Future conference in Charleston. His presentation is available here.
On Wednesday, February 27, Executive Director Ted Boettner presented to the Senate Select Committee on Children and Poverty. Established at the start of the 2013 Legislative Session, this was the Committee's second meeting. Read presentation.
Executive Director Ted Boettner presented to Community Works in West Virginia on how advocacy organizations can use a policy window to best implement change. To learn more about effective strategies for how to make policy change happen, see his presentation here.
On November 9, 2012, Executive Director Ted Boettner presented to the Governor's Committee on Child Care Assistance to discuss a new report that looked at the impact of recent and future changes to the West Virginia Child Care Program.
On September 11, 2012, West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy Executive Director Ted Boettner presented at the WV Legislative Interims to the Joint Economic Development Commission regarding transparency and accountability of business tax incentives. Boettner found that West Virginia should take steps to help policymakers and the public know if taxpayer-funded subsides are creating…