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Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Some States are Pushing Back on... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Senate Panel Approves Sweeping Immigration Reform... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Almost the Same Cost, Spend Differently:... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
The Senate began floor consideration of the Water Resources Development Act of 2013 (WRDA) on Monday, May 6th. WRDA authorizes new projects for flood protection, port improvements and upgrades to the nation’s aging locks and dams. Senate sponsors of WRDA (S. 601), Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and David Vitter (R-LA),... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Senate Passes Online Sales Tax Bill;... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Senate Moves Ahead on Online Sales... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, and in this case Thursday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Business... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Skilled-Worker Visas Eyed in Immigration Debate... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Do Clean Energy Innovation Clusters Work?... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Sales Tax Fairness In recent Senate... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! House Committee to Take Up Municipal... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Want to receive automatic updates and alerts on activities going on in federal agencies, without checking their sites each time? You can sign up for email alerts for weekly or daily newsletters from most federal agencies without a hassle – just give them your email address and they will automatically... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! States Wrestle with New Obamacare Exchanges... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Sequester Impact On States Detailed In... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Justices Take Case on Overall Limit... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! On Immigration, Obama Draws Bipartisan Praise... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Obama Calls for Short-term Fix to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, the Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Senators Offer A Bipartisan Blueprint for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
A recent article in The Atlantic Cities highlights a new study conducted by the City of Minneapolis. The study was a “comprehensive crash analysis” of bikes. It looked through approximately 3,000 bike accidents involving cars between the years 2000 and 2010. The three main factors that led to bike crashes... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Energy and environmental aficionados are taking note of Senate Environment and Public Works Chairwoman Barbara Boxer’s (D-CA) new bill to improve energy efficiency in federal government buildings. The bill, Promoting Efficiency and Savings in Government Act (S. 52), would require the General Services Administration (GSA) to conduct energy audits on... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, the Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Speech Gives Climate Goals Center Stage... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, the Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! House Approves $50.7 Billion in Emergency... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, the Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! U.S. Set for Biggest State-Local Jobs... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, the Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Crisis Averted: Fiscal Cliff Bill Clears... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2013 at The Ferguson Group Blog
Every Wednesday, and in this case Thursday, The Ferguson Group blog will be posting a series of articles published over the previous week that discuss topics of interest to local governments. Learn about emerging trends and keep up on key policy issues by browsing the TFG Wednesday News Roundup! Congress... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2012 at The Ferguson Group Blog