Distributive policy

Security policy management market – growing demand from industry professionals: Google, Juniper Nerworks – The Saber

Latest JCMR research study including most recent “Q1-2021” Global Security Policy Management Market by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2021-2029. The Security Policy Management research report presents a comprehensive assessment of the market and contains the future trend, current growth factors, attentive opinions, facts, historical data and market data supported by statistics and […]

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SBA Administrator Guzman announces a key policy change:

Washington, March 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman, head of the US Small Business Administration (SBA) and the voice of America’s 32.5 million small businesses in President Biden’s Cabinet, ordered the Agency to provide additional deferral of principal and interest payments for COVID Economic Disaster Lending Program (EIDL) Borrowers for a […]

Redistributive policy

Wheat market settles in tighter range • Farm Policy News

Bloomberg writer Allison Nicole Smith reported yesterday that “Wheat futures fell in a generalized collapse of raw materials markets assessed Ukraine-Russia talks and traders were awaiting a Federal Reserve decision on U.S. interest rates this week. ” Smith explained that “Chicago wheat rose 3.8% earlier after Interfax initially reported that Russia was considering a broader […]

Constituent policy

DOT issues policy recommendations targeting supply chain disruption

Dozens of ships anchored outside America’s busiest ports, steadily rising freight rates, and frustrated consumers inheriting both crippling delays and exorbitant price increases: these have been the painful realities of the global supply chain in recent years. In a whole-of-government effort to alleviate the root and immediate causes of the supply chain crisis, the Biden […]

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School board plans to change feedback policy

The Tucumcari Public Schools superintendent said he would present proposed revisions to the school board’s public comment policy — including possibly allowing voters to submit written comments — at the board’s next meeting in March. The board at its February 21 meeting discussed options for the policy, but it was not an action item on […]

Regulatory policy

To what extent could GHG emissions be affected by the clean purchasing policy?

Policymakers have developed strategies to protect the climate while supporting sustainable industry as concerns about greenhouse gas emissions have grown. The most effective policies are those that target the big contributors to pollution. Buy Clean is one such policy. It aims to build a framework for assessing and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with […]

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California adopts first national ‘endemic’ virus policy

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Governor Gavin Newsom on Thursday announced a state’s first shift to an “endemic” approach to the coronavirus pandemic that emphasizes prevention and rapid responses to outbreaks over mandates , a milestone nearly two years in the making that heralds a return to a more normal existence. Newsom said the approach – […]

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Rep. Kelly announces roundtable initiative to help business leaders navigate economic policy

© Shutterstock U.S. Representative Mike Kelly (R-PA) on Tuesday announced his new “Business and Economic Roundtable,” which aims to help local business leaders work together and navigate his economic policy. The panel is made up of 17 members from the five counties that make up Kelly’s congressional district. Members also represent key industries in the […]

Redistributive policy

Middle class dynamics for American foreign policy?

Orbis Issue revisited: Spring 2021 (65:2), “Challenges Facing the Biden Administration A focus on foreign (economic) policy for the middle class remains a key organizing principle for the Biden administration, but so far it has seemed more powerful in terms of rhetoric than implementation. This partly reflects the fact that a key element of foreign […]

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AGF Management: Inflation surge has three major policy implications

YESTERDAY’S TERRIBLE INFLATION REPORT has three major policy implications: first, additional spending legislation looks increasingly unlikely; second, state officials assess the relief of shocked consumers; third, the Federal Reserve must brake aggressively. INFLATION COULD REACH BY SPRING, based on year-over-year comparisons, but high gasoline prices, supply chain bottlenecks and upward wage pressure are expected to […]

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A non-contentious policy issue worth chewing on | Opinion

guest review By Nathan Medina | February 5, 2022 I recently had the pleasure of presenting at the 2022 Northern Michigan Small Farms Conference About 10 Cents Per Meal for Children and Michigan Farms. 10 Cents a Meal is the groundbreaking state program that provides schools and early childhood education centers with matching incentive funding […]

Regulatory policy

Scottish auction shows Irish policy on floating offshore wind is outdated

In a bold and ambitious auction of the seabed, the Scottish government has made Scotland the world’s premier location for floating offshore wind. Without exception. This has been achieved despite the low capacity of the Scottish grid, which limits the possibilities of local absorption of the huge volumes of electricity to be generated by these […]

Distributive policy

FM must focus on a long-term policy to promote investments and financing of electric vehicles

The Indian electric vehicle (EV) market is in its infancy and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 90% over this decade, reaching $150 billion by 2030. Market penetration in EV sales is around 1.3% of total vehicle sales in India in 2020-21 and is expected to grow faster in […]

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Mental health among important components of Canada’s next agricultural policy framework

Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau encouraged Canadians to take the time to reflect on mental health and to continue this conversation throughout the year. In a statement on Bell Let’s Talk Day, Bibeau said, “Producers across Canada are working tirelessly to ensure that we and our families can have food on our tables. Despite […]

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Food security survey reveals gap in federal response and need for better policy

A cross-organizational survey of Indigenous communities found that nearly half of respondents experienced food insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Native American Agriculture Fund, the Food Research and Action Center and the Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative at the University of Arkansas came together last week to release a wide-ranging report on the food issues […]