September 3, 2018
San Francisco became the latest city to ban the sale or distribution of single-use plastic straws at restaurants, bars, and retailers countywide.
March 6, 2018
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.
March 5, 2018
The release of a new drug that could quickly cure influenza is being delayed by Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) overly cumbersome approval process.
February 6, 2018
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued new benchmarks for states seeking permission for Medicaid work requirements.
January 10, 2018
Illinois’ First District Appellate Court rejected a legal challenge to the city’s food-truck ordinance.
December 1, 2017
Military families aren’t getting what they want out of the current education system, a new study reports.
November 16, 2017
Teachers in traditional public schools are nearly three times as likely as those at charter schools to be chronically absent, a new study reports.
November 8, 2017
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
October 31, 2017
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.
October 31, 2017
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.