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Dispatches From DC

Dispatches From DC

Overview of President Trump's Infrastructure PackageFebruary 21 On February 12, the White House released its FY 2019 budget proposal and more detail on its Infrastructure Package. The proposals now go to Congress for consideration. The infrastructure package’s stated...

Rural Road Trip Update

Rural Road Trip Update

Last spring, Patrick Woodie and John Coggin set out on a quest: visit each of the 80 counties served by the Rural Center and meet with community leaders - elected officials, business leaders, health care workers, educators, and civic champions - to hear what was going...

Impact Stories: Innovation Brewing

Impact Stories: Innovation Brewing

“As cheesy as it sounds, we’re living the American dream. We came to this with virtually nothing in our pockets. And today it feels like a dream come true.” On a warm afternoon in October of 2017, Nicole Dexter and Chip Owen threw a party. A band played mellow folk...