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We Are Called to Do Better

We Are Called to Do Better

Advancing racial equity in all aspects of government must be at the core of the pandemic response in both the short and long term. This raises a fundamental question for…

Zoom into Government Meetings

Zoom into Government Meetings

The Coronavirus pandemic presents unprecedented change to all facets of daily life. Perhaps we can continue to use the lessons learned from technology during a crises when the pandemic is…

It’s No Place for Mom: Time to Rethink Senior Living

It’s No Place for Mom: Time to Rethink Senior Living

This year, the COVID-19 Pandemic has tragically exposed major flaws in the design of long-term care in America; the insufficient financing, the shortage of staff and the lack of adequate…

The Founder of Rainy Day Funds

The Founder of Rainy Day Funds

In Virginia, the foresight and financial management skills of L. Douglas Wilder, its 66th governor, who managed the state through a challenging recession, may prove a valuable resource in 2020…

ASPA Keystone State Chapter Annual Awards Program

ASPA Keystone State Chapter Annual Awards Program

ASPA’s Keystone State Chapter held its annual Public Service Recognition Week awards event as a virtual meeting, replacing its traditional banquet format. Congrats to all!…

The What, Why, How and Where of Dedicated Agricultural Corridors—Safeguarding Indian Agriculture Against Future Pandemics

The What, Why, How and Where of Dedicated Agricultural Corridors—Safeguarding Indian Agriculture Against Future Pandemics

India needs to create a strong infrastructure committed to addressing the current challenges of its agriculture sector.…

National Memo Day—Make a Note, Please!

National Memo Day—Make a Note, Please!

Within public administration and private enterprise, mass communication methods are certainly warranted and reach large audiences with a single mouse click. There are times, however, when a personable handwritten memo…

Celebrating Diversity in Shrinking Cities

Celebrating Diversity in Shrinking Cities

Shrinking cities are transforming in many ways. The historical tapestry of these cities is evidence of this immigration. …

United, We Stand…

United, We Stand…

As we reflect on the new “normal” of society caused by the novel 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, there are many steps we can take to fortify the public health sector.…