Based on your evaluation of the chosen policy initiative in two states,( VIRGINIA AND PENNSYLVANIA) choose the best policy model that would work in your state(WASHINGTON STATE). Construct an argument for why it is the most viable choice for your state.
What policy do you recommend for your home state? How would your policy recommendation address the problem in your state? Provide rationale for your recommendations.
Would your recommendation likely pass the state legislature and be supported by the governor in your state? If so, why? If not, why do you anticipate a lack of support with this initiative?
What will be required at the local government levels to implement this policy? Why are these actions necessary?
How will this policy initiative be funded? Federal? State? Or both? Will federal grants or waivers need to be acquired? If so, which types of grants would be necessary to implement this policy change?
V. Support of Policy Recommendation
Predict whether or not this policy would be supported by the public.
Based on state election and voting patterns, predict how your policy recommendation will fare in your home state.
Based on the institutional rules in your home state, predict how your policy recommendation will fare in this region.