Connecticut, Maryland, New York and New Jersey argue that new GOP tax policies violate states' rights and unduly punish their populations.
They have become more competitive in three states -- all where Republicans are currently in power.• Ratings & Analysis for 2018's State Elections
The state and county have failed to fix the unsanitary conditions for years, and at times threatened to arrest citizens over them. An outbreak of a once-eradicated disease has prompted the United Nations to get involved.
Just over two weeks since the Janus ruling, about a third of the affected states have taken actions meant to soften its impact on unions' membership and revenue.• Why the Janus Ruling Is Especially Bad for Black Women
What if everyone got a paycheck that they didn't work for? It's called universal basic income, and with the help of tech entrepreneurs, Stockton, Calif., is the latest city to test it.
That's the advice of Kristen Cox, who lost her sight in her 20s and became a client of public services. Now, her job is to oversee them.
Gina Raimondo, a former venture capitalist with blue-collar ties who has made job creation her No. 1 priority, could face a tough reelection.
Louisville is pioneering an approach that aims to make purchasing and contracting a key ingredient in successfully delivering services.
Lots have passed their sell-by date.
Campaign contributions that pharmaceutical company Pfizer’s political action committee made to top North Carolina leaders during a legislative session, which is illegal. Pfizer and the 37 officials, including the governor and the attorney general, must pay a fine.
Charlotte, N.C., is using the sporting event as an opportunity to close the investment gaps between businesses owned by white women and people of color.
Instead of making low-income kids travel for meals when school is out, Minneapolis is bringing the food to them.
Most states don't know how much they spend on extreme weather events.
Ohio Rep. Emilia Sykes gets stopped by security trying to enter her place of work. She wants others to share their stories of prejudice.
Voters will weigh in this fall on voter registration, campaign finance and redistricting.
The retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy increases the likelihood of extreme restrictions passing legal scrutiny.• California Abortion Ruling Puts Other States' Laws in Doubt