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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.

Loan initiative seeks to transform small rental buildings in Chicago


  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Chicago nonprofit lender Community Investment Corp., working with other groups and lenders, has created a $26 million loan pool to help local developers rehabilitate small, vacant rental buildings. Go… Read More

Farnborough Air Show gets debut F-35 appearance


  • Defense News

At least two F-35 fighter jets will make a debut at the Royal International Air Tattoo and the Farnborough Air Show in July, the first time the jets will appear abroad. "The U.S. and the U.K. have wor… Read More

4 ways to demonstrate leadership potential in meetings



Meetings are the best place for you to showcase your skills to higher-ups, so put some thought into making meaningful contributions, says Luann Pendy, an executive at Medtronic. Go into meetings knowi… Read More