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August 22, 2012 – 1,178 views
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When houses go into foreclosure, as millions do around the United States each year, it's a largely unfounded myth that only property owners and renters are the real victims. In truth, foreclosures can have a dramatically adverse effect on local communities and municipalities. The negative externalities that arise from foreclosures often have wide-reaching impacts both immediate and long-term, as high-frequency neighborhoods tend to receive a stigma. Full Story 
August 17, 2012 – 1,166 views
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The Budget Control Act of 2011 was a federal statute that was signed into law by President Barack Obama on August 2, 2011. Along with setting the table for creating a more balanced budget, the Act was primarily designed to focus on the debt crisis that has existed in America in recent years. The measure could significantly reduce future budget deficits while simultaneously raising the ceiling limit on public debt. Full Story 
July 30, 2012 – 1,225 views
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Social media has become a part of everyday life for many U.S. residents. Full Story 
July 24, 2012 – 1,269 views
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Scope creep is a process in which work is added to a project after the guidelines for the endeavor have been established. Full Story 
June 22, 2012 – 1,370 views
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A downtown revitalization project could prove advantageous to cities or towns. Full Story 
June 18, 2012 – 1,194 views
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Many cities and towns have considered implementing public video surveillance in their communities. Full Story 
May 17, 2012 – 1,270 views
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Submitting grant applications is a challenge many government agencies encounter, so understanding the process is immensely helpful. Not only will possessing basic knowledge prove valuable during the process, but it could help you with future applications. Full Story 
May 14, 2012 – 1,301 views
The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) was created to protect the United States' critical information infrastructure. Government agencies and government contractors can reduce information technology security risk if they understand the act's fundamentals. Full Story