Monthly Archives: June 2016

Action Item Focus: Transportation

Our region’s transportation issues have become a transportation crisis. The numerous and dire Metro issues and reports that the Memorial Bridge could crumble in the next five years are only a sample of the countless ways our current infrastructure is failing. Transportation is a fundamental building block of a competitive economy, and bold action is […]

Posted in General | Leave a comment

Action Item Focus: Global Competition

During the next five years, 86 percent of global economic growth is projected to occur outside the United States, according to a November 2015 report from the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of JPMorgan Chase and the Brookings Institute. Launched in 2012, the Global Cities Initiative aims to help U.S. metropolitan areas reorient their […]

Posted in General | Leave a comment