Bills, Legislation

In this week's Washington Snapshot: Highlights from the Midterm Elections; Homestretch on the America Gives More Act, White House Philanthropic Aide Departing; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-Eds; Upcoming Webinar: What's New with National Standards; and more!

In this week's Washington Snapshot: Homestretch on the America Gives More Act; Post-Election Analysis Webinar; Regulatory News; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-Eds; Upcoming Webinar: What's New with National Standards; and more!

In this week's Washington Snapshot: Recap: 2014 Fall Conference for Community Foundations; Council President Defends Endowed Philanthropy in New York Times; Happenings on the Hill; Congress: Pass the America Gives More Act During Lame Duck; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-Eds; Upcoming Council Webinars; and more!

In this week's Washington Snapshot: 2014 Fall Conference Policy & Legal Sessions; Tell Congress: Pass the America Gives More Act; Removing Barriers to Cross-Border Grantmaking; Trending in Legal Affairs; Upcoming Council Webinars; and more!

In this week's Washington Snapshot: Tell Congress: Pass the America Gives More Act; IRS Urges Congress to Act on Extenders, Removing Barriers to Cross-Border Grantmaking; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News and Op-Eds; Events of Interest; and more!

In this week's Washington Snapshot: Coming Soon - Council Advocacy Toolkit; Charitable Extender Vote on House Floor; Tax Policy Center Analyzes Camp Proposal; Hill Activity Centers on Highway Trust Fund; Form 1023-EZ Goes Live; PA Nonprofits Can't Ease Local Budge Woes; Growth of Nonprofit Watchdog Groups; Giving Circles and the Community; Upcoming NASCO Conference

In this issue of Washington Snapshot: Republican Lawmakers Slam IRS Over Lost E-mails; Education Tax Incentives Hearing; Congress Focuses on Highway Trust Fund; Nonprofit Revitalization Act Takes Effect in New York; Impact Investing Policy Report Released; IRS Form 990 Lawsuit Advances; Upcoming NASCO Conference; Council Launches Philanthropy Exchange

In this issue of Washington Snapshot: Senate Tax Reform Hearings; Lost Lois Lerner E-mails; Social Impact Bond Act Introduced in House; NOTICE Act Introduced in Senate; Political Activity Rules Could be Expanded, Commissioner Says; 2013 Giving USA Numbers Released; Form 990 Data Availability; Can Philanthropy "Fix" Democracy?

In this week's issue of Washington Snapshot, you'll read about: Community Foundation Survey; Implications of Cantor Loss; Impact of McCutcheon on Grantmaking; Future Challenges and Opportunities for Community Foundations; 2014 Annual Conference - Recap!; Announcing New Board Members and Chair