Government & Nonprofit

Lead Editor: James daSilva

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SmartBrief covers the news surrounding state and local governments, defense issues, advocacy concerns and the work of the United Nations Foundation.

Defense policy bill talks underway


  • Hill, The

A 2015 defense policy bill may get a hearing during the lame-duck session of Congress if discussions now underway between the House and Senate Armed Services panels are successful, says Rep. Mac Thorn… Read More

Mich. city bankruptcy plan is "feasible," expert says


  • Detroit News, The

Detroit's bankruptcy proceedings are going ahead more smoothly after the city reached a deal with Syncora Guarantee, a major creditor, last week. On Monday, a financial expert ruled that the city's pl… Read More