The Census Bureau is facing more problems in the lead up to the 2020 Census.
Resilience projects could cut the costs of future disasters at a time when FEMA wants state and local governments to pitch in more during response.
Health & Human Services
Some states are restricting prescriptions for anti-anxiety medications known as benzodiazepines.
Despite the growth of state and local government budgets following a post-recession slump, many agencies still struggle to attract and retain skilled workers. Competition from the private sector and lingering technological shortcomings are a few of the pressure factors. Still, there is much that can be done even under the constraints faced by public sector organizations.
A snow pile in Appleton, Wisconsin lasted until July 9, attracting attention from residents and local media.