Harvard's Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation recently announced the winners and finalists in their 2017 Innovation in American Government Awards, with programs in many NewDEAL Leaders' cities and states making the lists. Check out the winners and finalists for some truly Bright Ideas.
A new report from the Pew-MacArthur Results First Initiative looks at how states are doing on implementing a more data- and results-driven approach to policymaking. Check out the report summary to see maps of how states are doing on six key evidence-based policymaking actions, and sign up to join the Pew-MacArthur Results First Initiative for a webinar on the report on Tuesday, February 7 at 1 pm EST.
NewDEALer in the Spotlight:
Dan Gilman, City Councilmember
NewDEAL Leader Pittsburgh Councilmember Dan Gilman introduced a package of 6 bills to help immigrants and refugees, which the council unanimously passed this week. Learn more about the range of policies and topics included in Councilmember Gilman's City for All.