Doug Pappas references testimony from Art Rolnick of the Minneapolis Fed. From a hearing in the Minnesota House on the Twins' stadium proposal:
"My kids and I are all the time talking sports.... That quality-of-life issue is worth something... but a public investment in early childhood education is far more important. Hands down."
Maybe if we keep saying it enough, we can nudge policy an inch or two in the right direction. I'll put my two cents in on Friday.