Monthly Archives: July 2012

July 2012

NGA Chair Adopts Focus on Disabled Workers

By Josh Fisher, Esq., Manager of State Issues

NGA Chair Adopts FocusAs the National Governors Association (NGA) Annual Meeting drew to a close in Williamsburg, Virginia, it was clear that not only will economic development continue to be a priority for the association, but so […]

By |July 18th, 2012|Blogs, Groups, Issue Management|

Montana Corporate Contributions Ruling: A Boon to Democrats?

By Steve Arthur, Vice President

On June 25, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned a Montana state law that banned corporate political expenditures. In a 5-4 decision, the court reaffirmed its Citizens United decision in American Tradition Partnership v. Bullock. Rather than hearing the case, though, the majority simply reversed […]

By |July 12th, 2012|Blogs, Issue Management, Local Government|