Recent Research & Commentary

Research & Commentary: Lifting the Cap on Member Business Lending

February 25, 2013

Representatives Ed Royce (R-CA) and Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY) have introduced the Credit Union Small Business Jobs Creation Act (HR 688), which would lift the member business lending cap on credit un

Research & Commentary: Kansas Medicaid Expansion

February 22, 2013

As states begin implementing the federal health care law, many, such as Kansas, are still debating whether to expand their Medicaid programs in order to receive a larger federal subsidy.

Research & Commentary: North Carolina Medicaid Expansion

February 20, 2013

As states implement the federal health care law, many are debating whether to expand their Medicaid programs in order to receive a larger federal subsidy. North Carolina Gov.

Research & Commentary: Michigan Medicaid Expansion

February 19, 2013

As states implement the federal health care law, many are debating whether to expand their Medicaid programs in order to receive a larger federal subsidy. Gov.

Research & Commentary: Pennsylvania Medicaid Expansion

February 19, 2013

As states implement the federal health care law, many are debating whether to expand their Medicaid programs in order to receive a larger federal subsidy. Gov.

Research & Commentary: Marketplace Fairness Act

February 19, 2013

In the past few years members of Congress have proposed several bills to expand states’ ability to force out-of-state retailers to collect sales taxes for online and mail-order sales even if the se

Research & Commentary: Maine Parent Trigger

February 18, 2013

Maine legislators are considering an education reform that has garnered significant national attention: the Parent Trigger.

Research & Commentary: Ohio Medicaid Expansion

February 11, 2013

As states implement provisions of the federal health care law, many are debating whether to expand their Medicaid programs in order to receive a larger federal subsidy. Gov.

Research & Commentary: North Carolina Tax Reform

February 11, 2013

This year North Carolina joined the growing number of states considering major changes to its tax system.