Government & Nonprofit

Lead Editor: James daSilva

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SmartBrief covers the news surrounding state and local governments, defense issues, advocacy concerns and the work of the United Nations Foundation.

Excerpts from UN Dispatch


  • UN Dispatch

"The great debate at the United Nations between now and the end of 2015 is what will replace the Millennium Development Goals when they expire." Read More

DOD strategy aims to streamline foreign defense sales


  • Defense News

The Pentagon has begun a push to make it simpler to sell military items to foreign buyers, part of an initiative to comply with the Arms Export Control Act while also fulfilling the NATO goal of pooli… Read More

Denver makes use of Band 14 spectrum during concert


  • Urgent Communications

Public safety agencies in Denver accessed database information and communicated with dispatchers during a three-day Phish concert by using Adams County's Band 14 spectrum leased from FirstNet. Commerc… Read More