Category Archives: Advocacy and Lobbying

Moral Leadership or Special Interest Supplicants?

A recent talk by Robert Greenstein, founder and CEO of the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities and a MacArthur Fellow, questioned the impact on the less fortunate and a social compact decimated by current federal and state budget and political battles.  He highlighted public policy challenges and choices arising … Continue reading

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Advocacy- Summertime and the lobbying is easy

Summer began with yesterday’s solstice and marks the end of the fiscal year accompanied by the General Assembly’s passage of  next year’s budget.   The legislature likely will complete its work and adjourn in mid July. For nonprofits affected by legislative and executive action or inaction–and who wasn’t–the summer marks their start for the … Continue reading

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