22 03, 2017

Financial Resilience: Virginia and Beyond

2018-04-02T17:31:44+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|

Public schools. Police and fire services. Trash pickup. Water and sewer. Road construction and maintenance. Many of the services we associate with government—and which are basic to our everyday quality of life—are delivered at the local and state level. But state and local governments today are struggling to provide these [...]

21 03, 2017

Addressing the state of America’s trust in government

2018-04-02T17:31:59+00:00 March 21st, 2017|

This year’s Ridenour Conference and High Table Celebration will address the central theme of “Faith in the System: Restoring Trust in Government in a Time of Complex Governing Challenges.” The two-day event will include a line-up of influential speakers and feature discussion panels led by faculty from the School of [...]

16 03, 2017

Ridenour Conference will shed light on America’s trust in government leaders

2018-04-02T17:32:09+00:00 March 16th, 2017|

Do you trust the government and its institutions? According to a recent Gallup poll, Americans’ trust in their political leaders is at a historic low. However, at a time when conversations abound about fake news, potential foreign interference in U.S. elections, government hacking of private citizens’ personal information, confrontations [...]