Op Eds

New England Council President & CEO James Brett often weighs in on important regional economic issues by authoring Op-Ed pieces that are published in a variety of newspapers and business publications throughout New England.  These articles are often co-authored by a New England Council member, and generally compliment the Council’s advocacy efforts on a wide range of important issues.

Below is a sampling of recent Op-Eds.

United States can be a leader on behalf of people with disabilities around the world
11/22/2021, As originally appearing in The Boston Globe | Read the Article

A crucial, final step for infrastructure bill
09/21/2021, As originally appearing in Providence Business News | Read the Article

WBJ: Congress must pass the infrastructure bill
09/13/2021, As originally appearing in Worcester Business Journal | Read the Article

NH Journal: Congress Must Pass Infrastructure Bill To Drive Recovery and Growth
09/8/2021, As originally appearing in NHJournal.com | Read the Article

Boston Business Journal: Op-Ed: Doubling the Pell Grant is an Investment in America’s Future
05/14/2021, As originally appearing in The Boston Business Journal | Read the Article

PBN: Smart investment in America’s future: Doubling the max Pell grant
04/30/2021, As originally appearing in The Providence Business News | Read the Article

WBJ: Congress must take action on cannabis banking bill
04/26/2021, As originally appearing in The Worcester Business Journal | Read the Article

NEJHE: To Invest in America’s Future, Double the Pell Grant
04/20/2021, As originally appearing in The New England Journal of Higher Eduation | Read the Article

HBJ: New hope for economic growth in the new year
02/22/2021, As originally appearing in The Hartford Business Journal | Read the Article

NHBR: New hope for economic growth in the new year
02/12/2021, As originally appearing in New Hampshire Business Review | Read the Article

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