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The Goizueta Foundation and Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation Grant $2 Million for Development of the JA-MBA

This post originally appeared on JA of Georgia’s website.

Grants will support Junior Achievement’s efforts to develop an innovative high school model that prepares students for personal and professional success. 620 more words

Donors

Pentagon acquisition policy: Three-quarters right, one-quarter broken

Pentagon acquisition policy: Three-quarters right, one-quarter broken
Source: Brookings Institution

The American defense debate is afflicted by a certain schizophrenia about how the Pentagon buys its weapons and other equipment, and about the state of America’s defense industrial base.

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Business And Economics

IAM 751's Palmer speaks to Renton Tech graduates

RENTON — Renton Technical College graduates were part of something excellent during their time on campus, one of the college’s trustees said in a speech during graduation ceremonies. 729 more words

Community Service

Political Realism: How Hacks, Machines, Big Money, and Back-Room Deals Can Strengthen American Democracy

Political Realism: How Hacks, Machines, Big Money, and Back-Room Deals Can Strengthen American Democracy
Source: Brookings Institution

“Political Realism: How Hacks, Machines, Big Money, and Back-Room Deals Can Strengthen American Democracy” builds on political realism, an emerging school of thought that is characterized by respect for transactional politics and by skepticism toward idealistic political reforms.

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Government And Politics