From the state legislature to the U.S. Senate, a review of some of the notable advocacy moments this month.
Bolder Advocacy Blog
Posted by Andrew Phifer on August 21, 2014
We are excited to welcome Nona Randois to the Bolder Advocacy team! As the Southern California Project Manager, Nona is the face of Bolder Advocacy in So Cal.
Posted by Abby Levine on August 19, 2014
Alliance for Justice and Alliance for Justice Action Campaign recently urged the New York State Board of Elections (SBOE) to revise the Emergency Regulations it issued to implement the registration and reporting regime for persons who engage in “independent expenditures.”
Posted by Sue_Hoechstetter on August 15, 2014
It’s official. The foundation world can rein in its growing focus on metrics and unnecessary types of data when evaluating nonprofit work. Congratulations to Karina Kloos and Daniela Papi for so effectively describing how requiring more numerical evaluation data can stifle nonprofit organizations’ ability to explain what’s working and what’s not working in meaningful terms.
Posted by Nayantara Mehta on August 14, 2014
The Obama Administration announced a change in policy on Wednesday, reported by Politico: “Lobbyists for corporations and industry groups will now be allowed to serve on more than 1,000 industry boards, panels and commissions that give the private sector an advisory role in decision-making across the executive branch.”
Posted by Andrew Phifer on August 13, 2014
This month we highlight articles and publications on building grantee capacity, the need for philanthropy to reset its default setting, and much more.