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Feb 05, 2018, 05:50 ET USGLC Launches New Global Report on High-Impact Public-Private Partnerships

Today, the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, released its inaugural Global Impact Project Report, featuring stories of American businesses, NGOs,...


Jul 16, 2014, 03:40 ET 28 Ways to Tackle the World's Toughest Global Development Issues

American entrepreneurship is alive and well as businesses and non-profits, large and small, are partnering with the federal government to develop...


Apr 24, 2014, 01:30 ET Senator Burr, former Governor Martin Address Impact of U.S. Global Engagement on North Carolina's Economy, Security, says USGLC

enator Richard Burr and former Governor James Martin headlined a gathering of more than 500 Charlotte business and civic leaders today to discuss the ...


Dec 09, 2013, 11:20 ET Vice President Biden and Representatives Granger and Lowey to be Honored for Championing U.S. Global Leadership

On December 12, the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition will pay tribute to Vice President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. and Representatives Kay Granger and Nita ...


Aug 08, 2013, 10:00 ET Governor Phil Bredesen and Senator Bill Frist to Co-Chair USGLC in Tennessee

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) today announced that Governor Phil Bredesen and Senator Bill Frist will co-chair the USGLC Tennessee...


Jun 20, 2013, 04:26 ET Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew, World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, Military Leaders and Corporate Executives to Outline Changing Face of Global Development

On the eve of President Obama's trip to Africa, the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition will feature the latest innovations in global development and...


Apr 05, 2013, 06:45 ET Hillary Clinton Joins USGLC Advisory Council

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition today announced former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has joined its National Advisory Council, which is...


Oct 01, 2012, 10:00 ET Democrat and Republican to Square Off on Presidential Campaign and Foreign Policy

Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty and Obama National Security Advisory Committee Member Dr. Bruce Jentleson will discuss foreign policy and the...


Jul 16, 2012, 09:30 ET GOP & Democratic Political & Foreign Policy Leaders to Discuss U.S. Global Engagement in Election Year

Blue and red views of U.S. world engagement will be debated and discussed on Tuesday, July 17, as former secretaries of state, political party chairs ...


Feb 13, 2012, 01:47 ET Administration's FY 2013 International Affairs Budget Request Strong and Strategic

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition today commended the Obama Administration's overall FY 2013 International Affairs Budget request for $56.2...


Jan 16, 2012, 10:00 ET Gingrich Joins Governor Mike Huckabee to Discuss America's Leadership in the World

Republican Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich will give remarks at a foreign policy forum in Columbia, SC on Tuesday, January 17th, and former...


Jan 11, 2012, 10:00 ET Governor Mike Huckabee to Discuss Importance of America's Leadership in the World

Building up to the GOP Presidential Primary, former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee will provide keynote remarks Tuesday, January 17th on the...


Dec 16, 2011, 05:45 ET General Zinni, Republican Presidential Surrogates Discuss Critical Role of American Global Leadership

New Hampshire leaders from the business, military, faith and non-profit communities came together this morning for a town hall meeting with...


Jul 12, 2011, 11:27 ET Secretary of State Clinton Calls for Investments in America's Global Leadership to Strengthen U.S. Economy

ecretary of State Hillary Clinton today delivered a policy speech on the essential role America's global leadership plays in strengthening the U.S....


Jun 30, 2011, 03:51 ET Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Joins Former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge and Other Top Leaders to Discuss Economic and National Security Benefits of International Affairs Programs at Washington Event

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC; www.usglc.org) will host business, military and government leaders in Washington, Tuesday, July 12, to...


Mar 23, 2011, 11:46 ET Military, Business Leaders to Discuss U.S. Foreign Policy, Impact on Orlando

ational military and business figures will join local leaders for a timely discussion of U.S. foreign policy and its impact on Orlando families and...


Feb 02, 2011, 08:00 ET USGLC: Bill Gates Says Foreign Assistance a Smart Investment

As the new Congress begins to confront deficit reduction and examine prospective spending cuts, Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates...


Dec 15, 2010, 04:17 ET QDDR a Bold Step Forward to Ensure Strong and Effective U.S. Civilian Power

This morning Secretary of State Hillary Clinton released the much anticipated Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review (QDDR), signaling a more...


Sep 27, 2010, 10:00 ET New Poll: Military Officers Say Development & Diplomacy Key to National Security

A new poll released this morning by the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition finds nearly 90 percent of active duty and retired military officers agree...


Jun 08, 2010, 01:09 ET Businesses Tell Congress International Affairs Budget Crucial for Job Creation and Economic Security

Over fifty leading U.S. businesses from Caterpillar to Wal-Mart wrote Members of Congress today telling them how critical the President's...


May 03, 2010, 06:20 ET Administrator Rajiv Shah to Deliver a Speech on USAID's Approach to High Impact Development

Dr. Rajiv Shah, Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), will speak this Wednesday, May 5, 2010, on "USAID's...


Apr 21, 2010, 05:21 ET Chairman Conrad's Budget Snubs Calls from National Security Leaders

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition today released the following statement from Executive Director Liz Schrayer on Senate Budget Committee Chairman...


Apr 01, 2010, 01:16 ET Dan Glickman to Chair U.S. Global Leadership Coalition's Educational Arm

The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) is pleased to announce Dan Glickman as Chair of the Board of its educational arm, the Center for U.S....


Mar 10, 2010, 10:30 ET Senior Military Leaders Urge Congress to Boost Non-Military Tools

Nearly fifty retired four- and three-star generals and flag officers called on Congress today to fully fund President Obama's International Affairs...


Feb 03, 2010, 10:00 ET Gen. David Petraeus to Discuss a Smart Power Approach to Global Challenges

Gen. David Petraeus, commander of U.S. Central Command, will sit down with CNN contributor Frank Sesno to talk about the challenges the U.S. faces...