American University's School of Public Affairs Graduate Journal
Author: Kyle Hayes
Kyle is a recent graduate from the MPP program at American University. During his time at AU, he focused on health care policy including work on Medicaid expansion and Health Insurance Marketplace issues related to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Kyle currently works as a Project Associate at the American Institutes for Research where he promote's AIR's research on education issues. Kyle is also interested in economic policy as it impacts low-income families and the structural political forces that shape modern political and public policy debates. He grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and is a graduate of the University of Georgia. He shares in two of the state's proudest obsessions: southern politics and Georgia Bulldog football.