Bringing the Dream to Reality

Bringing the Dream to Reality

 

Friends,

On August 24, 2013, thousands from across America converged on the nation’s capital to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. For some, their attendance was full circle because they stood on the Lincoln Memorial Plaza in 1963 to hear Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. proclaim his hopes for a better society, his dream for a world where one’s race or ethnicity was never a pre-determinant, or barrier, to access to fair housing, fair wages or an equitable education — or the …

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Q&A with Tamara Clarke - Owner of Eco-Exquisite

AEO partnered with Green America and EVI to research the impact of green practices on small businesses. The study was complemented by a survey of business owners across industries. You can learn more about the Big Green Opportunity report and survey results here http://biggreenopportunity.org/. For Tamara Clarke, owner of Eco-Exquisite and client of AEO member Edge Connection, using green practices is part of the company’s mission. Read on to learn how Tamara is using green approaches to reach new audiences, and protect the environment.

1.       Why do you …

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September: A Primer for Congress’ Return

September: A Primer for Congress’ Return

After a five-week August Recess, Congress is set to return on September 9th and face a series of time-sensitive issues that must be dealt with.  With just nine “legislative days” (days on which each House is in session) in September, timing will be tight for Congress to agree on a way to prevent a government shutdown at the end of the fiscal year, agree to FY2014 appropriations, and fend of breaching the nation’s debt limit.  It sounds like 2011 all over again…

When Congress returns, House Speaker John …

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