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.

Disney continues strong female character leads with "Moana"


  • CNN
  • Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Disney will bring its next strong female-driven character to the big screen with "Moana," a tale about the only daughter of a chief in a family of navigators, which will hit theaters in late 2016. The… Read More

U.S. small business nervous over short-term approval of Ex-Im Bank


  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

A temporary reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import Bank by Congress has raised the concern business owners who rely on the bank for export loans. The new extension for the bank expires in June. "Ma… Read More