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  • The Unseen Hand of NIMS in Communities image

    The Unseen Hand of NIMS in Communities

    Building Government Los Angeles City Hall Hall State and local governments are the frontline of defense against the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, And, we haven’t been sitting idly by, we’ve …

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    Don’t Scrap that Water Infrastructure Project, Scrap Closed Bidding

    Local budgets are feeling the pain of the Coronavirus. Some jurisdictions are scraping water infrastructure projects to save money. Instead of canceling or delaying projects, local governments should consider opening …

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    When you’re outnumbered go to the voters

    Phoenix City Councilman Sal DiCiccio is often out numbered on his city council. It’s not easy being the lone voice for fiscal responsibility when all of your colleagues are more …

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    Sanctuary State to Preempt Local Governments

    The State of California is moving forward a bill to preempt local governments, force them to break federal law and bust their budgets in the process.

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    One City Takes a Stand Against Wasteful Spending

    In an era where most local governments don't give a second thought to giving away taxpayer money for events, stadiums and festivals, one city gave a resounding "NO" to fully funding a local festival.

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    Local Officials Call On President-Elect Trump

    The members of the American City County Exchange, a division of the American Legislative Exchange Council, representing city and county elected officials in 50 states, petition you with great urgency.