This time next week when I write this article I will be smack in the middle of fair week. Let’s celebrate the awesomeness of county fairs. They are one of the few places where everything you love can be fried and the more ridiculous the food the better it is!

Right Now With Emily Morrison (LinkedIn, Twitter)

What I’m Doing – Watching Trump try to give Pence a smooch.

What I’m Listening To – Kaleo

What I Want to Know From You – What’s your favorite fair food?


We’re Buzzin’

Should Students Learn About Black Lives Matter in School? The lengthy timelines of publishing new history textbooks—and the problematic narratives those books often present—push primary resources to the forefront of current-events education.

Here’s How Many Cars This Car-Sharing Service Killed.  According to a new study, every car2go vehicle removes as many as 11 personal cars from city streets.







Conference: Center for Priority Based Budgeting (CPBB) Conference – August 2 to 4, Denver CO

Event: ELGL & CPBB at the Ballpark – August 3, Denver CO

Supper Club: ELGL Supper Club in San Mateo, CA – August 28

Webinar: Future Schedule Technology Efficiency Series – New Webinar Every Month


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Local Gov Confidential

States Take Varied Approaches to Regulating Body Camera Footage

State and local governments are taking a variety of approaches to how they regulate police body camera footage. While some aim for protecting the rights of citizens, others want to limit access altogether.