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Citizens Benefit from Application Modernization and Identity Management

State Tech Magazine

But Code for America has found that the petition processes “to clear criminal records in most states is complicated and burdensome.” “A criminal record can be a life sentence to poverty, creating barriers to jobs, housing, education and more,” the nonprofit notes on its website.

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Policy responsiveness and its administrative organisation in China 

Policy & Politics Journal blog

Our recent article published in Policy & Politics demonstrates that Chinese governments effectively address public demands, especially on environmental issues, using online petition data… Continue reading →


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Federal Preemption in Railroad Regulation Before Supreme Court

NLC (National League of Cities)

Filed in November 2022, the petition arose after the Ohio Supreme Court held […] Source That, in essence, is the question presented before the Supreme Court of the United States by the State of Ohio in its action against railroad company CSX.

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Building a creator economy

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Marc Petit, Vice President of Unreal Engine Ecosystem at Epic Games, is optimistic about the promise of the metaverse, which he says will depend on real-time streaming of interactive, 3D content. An edited version of the conversation from our ‘Value creation in the metaverse’ report follows.

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New York City Council staff won’t give up hybrid work without a fight


The council staff’s union sent a petition to Speaker Adrienne Adams calling for continued hybrid work flexibility, which is set to end on Oct.

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Fox Television station license being challenged in Philadelphia, on character grounds

Rebuilding Place in Urban Space

Now, the only license up for renewal until 2028, in Philadelphia, is being challenged by the Media and Democracy Project (" FCC allows for public comment on petition to deny Fox 29′s broadcast license ," Philadelphia Inquirer ). Public comments are being accepted, and I'm working on my submission. There isn't a final deadline date listed.

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Breaking from the binary: Enhancing gender and pronoun inclusivity in federal programs

Partnership for Public Service

In 2016, James Shupe (formerly Jamie*) successfully petitioned an Oregon circuit court to become the first person to legally identify as nonbinary in the United States.