An expert on women in politics dissects the 2018 midterms.
With less federal funding for outreach and advertising, and no more tax penalty for being uninsured, it's harder to convince people to sign up for health care.
State and local officials devoted thousands of hours, and put other projects on hold, to lure the company.• Why Losing Out on Amazon HQ2 Isn't So Bad for Cities
Lawyers in Philadelphia think so. They want the city, which is suffering from an eviction crisis, to spend more on helping people fight landlords in court.• 'There Will Be Evictions': New Smoking Ban Roils Public Housing's Oldest Residents
Budget directors are still figuring out how much of the tax law's impact on state revenues was a one-time boost.
It wouldn't be the first time lawmakers have attempted to strip a new governor of some power. But it is rare.
Small schools and high poverty schools are putting their students at the biggest disadvantage, according to a new report.
A New York City program is showing striking success at keeping young offenders from returning to jail.
Federal policy, and other factors, are disrupting efforts to improve transit and forcing urban planners to make tough choices.
The city could be accused of policing too much and too little.
Return on investment the city of Philadelphia would get from putting $3.5 million a year toward legal services for low-income renters facing eviction. It would elicit $45.2 million in annual savings, according to the Philadelphia Bar Association.
On the heels of Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s controversial confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court, these results raise questions about how alleged misconduct factors into voters’ decisions.• Another Historic Night for Women, and Not Just in Congress
Of all the new governors, few will change the culture of their states as much as him.
The VA is working with states and cities to use the innovative financing approach to help veterans with PTSD find gainful employment. If it's successful, the payoff for investors is big.
Unlike most politicians, California's outgoing governor has made planning ahead a staple of his leadership -- even if it means going against his own party.
Moderate-to liberal candidates won in five states, while conservatives were successful in two.• Amid Supreme Court Impeachments, West Virginia Voters Weaken Judges' Power
With Democrats taking over the U.S. House, Congress may grind to a halt. Red and blue states, meanwhile, will go their separate ways on abortion, taxes, education, health and voting rights.