Prepare an essay which outlines a public policy process in your local government or state. Specifically, select a policy initiative focused on education, healthcare, or poverty, and prepare an essay which includes the following:
Minimum 500 words:
Describe the causes of the policy.
Describe the policy and the rationale being used to advance that policy.
Explain the effect(s) of the proposed policy.
Identify an example of an alternative or option that is (or could be considered).
Identify and discuss the methods that will (or could) be used to measure the policy outcomes.
Identify the measurement issues, if applicable.
Discuss the possible impact the policy could have on the future of policy making in your local government or state.