have developed ways to reach their publics when they want to talk.
Ellickson also suggested jettisoning some of the legal distinctions between local governments
and private neighborhood associations.
gov, the award-winning federal portal, provides government
information and services to citizens, businesses and other governments
, and is an integral part of USA Services, one of the Presidential E-Gov initiatives created in 2003.
Whereas the Mittal bid was characterized by its opponents as "a symbol of globalization against a symbol of Europeanization," the resistance against the subsequent intra-European takeover offers exposes the deep-seated distrust on the part of European governments
of the rules of the European single market and the oversight role of the European institutions.
After that, governments
in the past tended to favor defense.
The idea is local governments
joining together in order to provide more efficient and economical records and information services.
34, Basic Financial Statements--and Management's Discussion and Analysis--for State and Local Governments
, compounds the materiality issues for preparers and auditors of state and local government
The portal itself represents a major change in how the government
will interact with its customers--citizens, businesses, and other governments
foreign service officers regularly go to great lengths, under trying and sometimes dangerous conditions, to investigate reports of human rights abuse, monitor elections, and come to the aid of individuals at risk, such as political dissidents and human rights defenders whose rights are threatened by their governments
THE predominant view of domestic government
today seems to be that Washington knows best in virtually every area, and that the federal government
should ``coax'' recalcitrant state and local governments
and citizens to cooperate with its plans using whatever carrots (tax credits and deduction) and sticks (threatening to withhold federal funds) may be necessary.
But President Bush explicitly referred to "dozens of federal departments and agencies, as well as state and local governments
[having] responsibilities affecting homeland security [whose] efforts must be coordinated at the highest level.
has announced a strategic alliance to jointly market and deliver solutions that will bring the benefits of e-business to local governments
in the U.
Since early in this century, governments
have used a different financial reporting model than the private sector uses.
Form of Government
and Head: Governments
are classified according to who holds power.
In the new millennium, more and more transactions of all types are occurring via the Internet; practitioners and Federal and state governments
are just beginning to maximize use of the electronic arena.