Federal funding in Tennessee accounts for nearly 40% of the state budget. Most of that money comes with some big restrictions on how we can spend it.
The Sycamore Institute’s office in Nashville has moved downtown! We are excited to settle into our new home just a short walk from the Tennessee State Capitol. Our new address and phone number Read more
Exploring and explaining the surprising connection between food insecurity and obesity in Tennessee and the U.S. as a whole.
There’s a complicated relationship between public health and public policy. 5 Ways Public Policy Impacts Health explains how government actions or inaction — even in areas not always considered Read more
The American Health Care Act (AHCA) could give Tennessee’s governor and legislature a lot more power over and responsibility for health insurance in our state. The bill, passed by the U.S. House Read more
A Closer Look at the Intersection of Public Policy and the Drivers of Health Health means more than just health care. While access to clinical care is a contributing factor, our behaviors and the Read more