McCormack Graduate School Dean David W. Cash writes that he believes "that because of its environmental benefits and job growth potential, energy efficiency will be the bedrock of both national and state energy policy, regardless of which party controls statehouses, Congress, or the White House."
Mark McCabe graduated from the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy’s Chief Fire Officer Management Training Program, delivered by the McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management and the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy, and joined the Braintree Fire Department.
Governor Charlie Baker encouraged Congress to follow Massachusetts' lead in reducing greenhouse gases and building climate resiliency when he testified before a U.S. House committee Wednesday. McCormack Graduate School Dean David Cash joined The Take host Sue O'Connell to talk about it.
The Peacemaker, the documentary about the Joseph Moakley Distinguished Professor of Peace and Reconciliation at the McCormack Graduate School, Padraig O'Malley, will be screened at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate on Thursday, February 7 at 6 p.m.
President Trump's State of the Union address is tonight. Christian Weller, professor of public policy and public affairs in the McCormack Graduate School, writes that many families still live paycheck to paycheck, and that Trump's "policies so far have, if anything, made these problems worse."
Beginning this month, two members from the McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management will start interviewing department heads in Essex and Manchester on their suggestions for shared services.
Anna-Marie Tabor, director of the McCormack Graduate School's Pension Action Center, says when it comes to finding funds held in a previous employer’s 401(k) plan, “if you know who administers the plan, you should reach out to the administrator and explain the situation.”
Christian Weller, professor of public policy and public affairs in the McCormack Graduate School, writes that concentrated wealth has done little for the economy: Over much of the past 20 years, "as wealth became more and more concentrated, business investment and economic growth have been modest."
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