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GOVERNING Daily | View Sample GOVERNING.com Daily provides a quick scan of the day's headlines, as well as original and breaking news of special interest to state and local government readers. Featured content includes state and local headlines, GOVERNING Data features, and trending topics from governing.com.
Better, Faster, Cheaper | Monthly | View Sample Previously titled "Efficiency," this newsletter delivers innovative ideas for governments looking to provide public value while lowering the cost of services. Better, Faster, Cheaper offers insights on a variety of performance-based topics from some of the most influential public-sector thought leaders writing today, including former Indianapolis Mayor Stephen Goldsmith and other experts from the Ash Institute for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.
Data | Monthly | View Sample The new GOVERNING Data newsletter highlights the latest analysis and notable data releases pertinent to many areas of state and local government. Written by GOVERNING’s Mike Maciag, the newsletter features the best data-driven stories and graphical visualizations from GOVERNING Data, the By the Numbers Blog and other sources.
Finance | Twice Monthly | View Sample Written by GOVERNING's award-winning correspondent Penelope Lemov, each issue of the Finance newsletter features in-depth analysis of budget policy, bond financing, public pensions and more.
Health | Monthly | View Sample Authored by GOVERNING staff writer Dylan Scott, the Health newsletter offers expert analysis on the top health-care issues facing states and localities, from costs, delivery, financing and technology to ways government can promote prevention and encourage healthy living. Recent in-depth stories appearing in the newsletter include "Thinking through Health Exchanges," "Health Reform's IT Challenge" and "Ending Medicaid as We Know It." Each issue also compiles the best reads in health news and research from a wide range of sources, and all of it is linked to a resource-rich health section on governing.com.
Human Services | Twice Monthly | View Sample In the Human Services newsletter, GOVERNING' executive editor Jonathan Walters offers an overview of developments and issues relating to the delivery of social services such as welfare and health care. Recent features include an analysis of task-based approaches to managing human services casework loads; and an examination of states' growing need to simplify and streamline the process of applying for health and human services benefits.
Infrastructure | Monthly | View Sample Written by GOVERNING staff writer Ryan Holeywell and launched in November 2012, the Infrastructure newsletter focuses on the policies, practicalities and politics of state and local infrastructure. Topics covered include energy, waste, transportation, urban planning and the built environment, as well as the technologies that make building and maintaining those systems more efficient.
Management | Twice Monthly | View Sample GOVERNING's Management newsletter delivers exclusive features by management experts Katherine Barrett and Richard Greene. Contributions also include columns by government finance and benefits expert Girard Miller and government management consultant and author Ken Miller. The newsletter also links to more management news and analysis from our own staff writers as well as contributors at Harvard and Pew .
Public Workforce | Monthly | View Sample Authored by GOVERNING contributor Heather Kerrigan, the Public Workforce newsletter identifies significant developments and trends in areas related to human resources and workplace practices-from the challenge of dealing with the looming wave of public-sector retirements to the difficulty of recruiting talent from the next generation of government employees. The material is supplemented by GOVERNING's own reporting and analysis on our website.
Technology | Twice Monthly | View Sample The GOVERNING Technology newsletter delivers exclusive, in-depth stories on information technology in government with a focus on topics such as management, financing, security and the latest trends in digital service delivery. Written and edited by Associate Editor Jessica Mulholland, who is also associate editor for Government Technology and Public CIO, the newsletter links to more technology news for states and localities on governing.com. Recent stories include "Florida's Emails Move to the Cloud," which examines the security and implementation challenges involved with cloud computing, and "CIOs Top Challenges in 2012."