United States

News in “United States”

Page 30 of 71. Return to the United States location tag page 

Thumbnail for Analyzing the Status of Local Pension Funding

Analyzing the Status of Local Pension Funding

The report attributes the declining health of Chicago-area public pension funds in large part to inadequate employer contributions over a sustained period and recent investment losses. Read More
Thumbnail for Learning Continues with ‘Summer of Making and Connecting’

Learning Continues with ‘Summer of Making and Connecting’

The summer campaign is an open invitation to develop a range of activities that will allow educators, young people and others to sample Connected Learning. Read More

"SBU Center Will Study Men, Masculinity"

From northshoreoflongisland.com
Read More
Thumbnail for Partnership Supports Juvenile Justice Reform in Pennsylvania

Partnership Supports Juvenile Justice Reform in Pennsylvania

The report profiles the partnership between Pennsylvania's Juvenile Justice and Dilinquency Prevention Committee and MacArthur’s Models for Change juvenile justice reform initiative. Read More
Thumbnail for Assessing Juvenile Justice Progress in Illinois

Assessing Juvenile Justice Progress in Illinois

A report from the John Howard Association of Illinois (JHA), a non-partisan prison watchdog group, states that the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice is making strides toward research-driven reforms, but that significant progress is yet to ... Read More

"Renters Face a Housing Squeeze"

From Bloomberg BusinessWeek
Read More
Thumbnail for Contributing to a Stronger American Democracy: President’s Essay

Contributing to a Stronger American Democracy: President’s Essay

In his annual essay, MacArthur President Robert Gallucci focuses on what MacArthur is doing to help strengthen American democracy. Read More
Thumbnail for Evaluating the FY2014 Illinois State Budget

Evaluating the FY2014 Illinois State Budget

A report from the Civic Federation’s Institute for Illinois’ Fiscal Sustainability supports Governor Pat Quinn’s recommended $62.4 billion FY2014 Illinois state budget for balancing revenues and expenditures without borrowing and making progress toward ... Read More
Thumbnail for Spring Issue of Pathways focuses on Housing Policy, Poverty

Spring Issue of Pathways focuses on Housing Policy, Poverty

The Spring 2013 edition of Pathways magazine focuses on changes in U.S. housing policy with a number of articles about poverty, housing vouchers, affordable housing and housing policy's affect on education. Read More
Thumbnail for New $25 Million Investment Proves Viability of Mortgage Crisis Fix

New $25 Million Investment Proves Viability of Mortgage Crisis Fix

In a first of its kind deal, Boston Community Capital, a non-profit community development financial institution, has secured a new investment of $25 million in its Stabilizing Urban Neighborhoods (SUN) Initiative. Read More