How Alabama Taxes Compare

By on December 19th, 2017 in , , : in State & Local Government

Since late 1988, the Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama has produced an analysis of Alabama’s tax revenues. Relying on Read the full release.  


Progress Made on Remedial Education

The latest statistics from the Alabama Commission on Higher Education (ACHE) show that Alabama high schools are making progress in Read the full release.  


How Alabama Roads Compare, 2017

By on December 4th, 2017 in , , : in Quality of Life

PARCA’s latest report, How Alabama Roads Compare, provides an in-depth analysis of the conditions, funding and future of our state’s roads Read the full release.  


Student Achievement Matters: The Future of Student Assessment in Alabama

In June 2017, the Alabama State Board of Education voted to cancel its contract with ACT for the administration of Read the full release.  


Together We Can – Charting a Course to Cooperation for Greater Birmingham

PARCA’s latest report, commissioned by the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham, focuses on the fragmentation of the Birmingham region, the Read the full release.  


PARCA Roundtable Legislative Symposium

By on June 5th, 2017 in , : in News & Events

The Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama and the PARCA Roundtable will be hosting the PARCA Roundtable Legislative Symposium on Read the full release.  


Our $25,000 investment

By on May 24th, 2017 in : in FP - What People Say

WHAT PEOPLE SAY “Our $25,000 investment with PARCA saved us $7.5 million.” -Todd Strange, Mayor of Montgomery


Of the millions we invested

By on May 24th, 2017 in : in FP - What People Say

WHAT PEOPLE SAY “Of the millions we invested in Dothan Schools, the $20,000 we spent on PARCA was the most Read the full release.  


PARCA compares municipal finances in Alabama, gets mayors’ perspective

How Alabama Cities Finances Compare How Alabama City Finances Compare is the ninth edition of PARCA’s study of Alabama city Read the full release.  


PARCA’s 2017 Public Opinion Survey Results are Here

Today, PARCA released the results of its annual public opinion survey. The poll of over 350 Alabama residents was conducted Read the full release.