Advance Arkansas Institute

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Advance Arkansas Institute
Mission To advance public policy based on free markets, individual liberty, and limited, transparent government.[1]
President Dan Greenberg[2]
Budget Revenue: $275270
Expenses: $240739
(FYE December 2015)[3]
Location Little Rock, Arkansas

The Advance Arkansas Institute (AAI) is a free market think tank located in Little Rock, Arkansas. The organization's stated mission is "to advance public policy based on free markets, individual liberty, and limited, transparent government."[1] The Institute is headed by Dan Greenberg, a former Arkansas State Representative.[4]

The institute believes that rising poverty is a serious concern in Arkansas and that an effective solution to the issue of poverty is income tax reform.[5] AAI has hosted debates for Arkansas attorney general candidates.[6] AAI has an affiliate, the Arkansas Project, which provides commentary and reporting on Arkansas government, politics, and media.[7]

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  1. ^ a b "About the Institute". Advance Arkansas Institute. Retrieved 10 March 2015. 
  2. ^ Barnes, Fred (September 22, 2014). "From Blue to Red Overnight". Weekly Standard. Retrieved 10 March 2015. 
  3. ^ "Advance Arkansas Institute" (PDF). Foundation Center. 5 August 2015. Retrieved 26 May 2017. 
  4. ^ Tolbert, Jason (February 17, 2015). "Jason Tolbert: Womack's Anti-Occupational Regulation Bill Is Too Broad". Talk Business & Politics. Retrieved 10 March 2015. 
  5. ^ Whites-Koditschek, Sarah (October 1, 2014). "Poverty Levels Rise In Arkansas Since 2009". UALR Public Radio. Retrieved 10 March 2015. 
  6. ^ Lyon, John (April 9, 2014). "Republican attorney general candidates face off in debate". Arkansas News. Retrieved 10 March 2015. 
  7. ^ Kinkade, David (August 1, 2011). "School choice". Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Retrieved 11 March 2015. 

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