The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has begun a war on the American standard of living.
The Legislature finds that overpayments are a serious problem for state agencies giventhe magnitude and complexity of state operations.
ALEC’s State Budget Reform Toolkit will advance a set of budget and procurement best practices to guide state policymakers as they work to solve the current budget shortfalls.
Simmons argues that air quality is improving. What's more is that pollution is declining despite economic growth and increases in energy consumption.
An interesting article in which the author discusses the benefits of privately owned for-profit specialty hospitals vs.
This article from ALEC by James Frogue points out that state medicaid programs are in trouble because spending is increasing and the states are having difficulty keeping up with the increases.
John Goodman casts cool water on the notion that a single-payer health care system (meaning the government pays--will solve any of the nation's health care problems. In many ways, the U.S.
In this pamphlet on prescription drug importation, the authors write that the desire for access to less-expensive prescription drugs has initiated a heated political debate in Washington and state
In 2003, Governor Pataki invited New England governors to develop a regional cap-and-trade system.
Lawsuit by Commonwealth of Massachusetts and States of Connecticut and Maine with Respect to EPA Regulation of Carbon Dioxide Emissions
In 2003, the states of Massachusetts and Connecticut filed a lawsuit to force the EPA to include CO2 as a pollutant. The purpose was to get the EPA to regulate CO2 emissions.