The New Leader Weekly Briefing

The New Leader Weekly Briefing

In this week's TNL Briefing: NLC alumni featured as rising stars in their communities, upcoming opportunities to contribute to The New Leader, and more. 

Policy, News and Events for the NLC Community 

February 16, 2018

NLC Leaders in the News: 

  • Joseph Kimok (NLC Broward '15): Florida, follow through on reforms to protect kids from adult jails, prisons
  • Janel Robinson (NLC Tallahassee '17) recognized by the Tallahassee Democrat as one of "25 Women You Need to Know"
  • Jenna Baron (NLC Pittsburgh '16) featured for her work as executive director of the Alliance for Refugee Youth Support
  • Pam Eichenbaum (NLC Pittsburgh '17) featured by The Incline's "Who's Next: Philanthropy"


The New Leader Information Calls

Policy Reports

Center for American Progress: 10 Faith Leaders to Watch in 2018

The Brookings Institution: How cities can strike a win-win deal for Amazon HQ2

Bipartisan Policy Center: Department of Energy State-Level Funding


Politico: What the budget deal does

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The New Leader Updates & Opportunities

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