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September 3, 2018
By Michael McGrady
San Francisco became the latest city to ban the sale or distribution of single-use plastic straws at restaurants, bars, and retailers countywide.
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Environment
March 6, 2018
By Michael McGrady
The state of Kentucky is offering EnerBlu, a battery manufacturing company, up to $30 million in tax incentives if the company relocates its operations to the state.
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Economy
Taxes
March 5, 2018
By Michael McGrady
The release of a new drug that could quickly cure influenza is being delayed by Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) overly cumbersome approval process.
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Health Care
February 6, 2018
By Michael McGrady
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued new benchmarks for states seeking permission for Medicaid work requirements.
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Entitlements
Employment
January 10, 2018
By Michael McGrady
Illinois’ First District Appellate Court rejected a legal challenge to the city’s food-truck ordinance.
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Regulation
Economy
December 1, 2017
By Michael McGrady
Military families aren’t getting what they want out of the current education system, a new study reports.
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Education
November 16, 2017
By Michael McGrady
Teachers in traditional public schools are nearly three times as likely as those at charter schools to be chronically absent, a new study reports.
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Education
November 8, 2017
By Michael McGrady
Lawyers representing Netflix sued the City of Loveland, Colorado, alleging the government was violating state and federal laws by taxing streaming services. A Colorado state judge pulled the plug on the lawsuit just a few days later, after the city withdr
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Taxes
October 31, 2017
By Michael McGrady
Ten American citizens are suing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, alleging federal border patrol agents violated their constitutional rights by searching their personal electronic devices without first obtaining search warrants from a judge.
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Law
InfoTech & Telecom
October 31, 2017
By Michael McGrady
State legislatures returning to work in January include 72 lawmakers from 19 states who attended a September 2017 national planning session authorizing rules and procedures for an upcoming national amendment convention.
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Constitutional Reform
 

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