Oregon has the oldest sanctuary state law in the country. Until recently, it attracted little controversy. In November, voters will decide whether to repeal it.• Immigration Proposal Could Hurt Obamacare Markets
The FCC will vote on an order next week that would invalidate many local and potentially some state agreements with internet companies.
Republicans, by comparison, saw 22 percent more people vote this season than in the 2014 midterms.
Since the Pennsylvania report, several other states have launched investigations into the Catholic Church. But in some of them, laws prevent many child victims from seeking legal justice.
Three states could restrict or preemptively criminalize abortion at a time when there is uncertainty over the future of Roe v. Wade.
Babies die at higher rates in the U.S. than in poorer countries like Cuba and Poland.
The latest from Florence, plus recent coverage on how states and cities across the country are planning for the next big storm.
Rather than going after voters in the middle, both the Democratic and Republican nominees are playing to their base.
Just over half of the 36 gubernatorial races are competitive.
Smaller-scale infrastructure projects can pay off in major ways.
The research is clear: Proactive law enforcement does reduce crime. Reducing racially disparate outcomes is the next challenge.
The job of a firefighter has changed almost beyond recognition. That, combined with lagging pay and personnel problems, is making it difficult to recruit enough of them.
The trial to impeach the entire West Virginia Supreme Court starts this week. It's just one example of a growing trend among unhappy lawmakers.
The annual National League of Cities report signals potentially more challenging times ahead for many localities.
In its bid to start collecting a sales tax on internet purchases, Colorado could run afoul of the Supreme Court's ruling.
Their purchasing pledge is a small but symbolic step toward reducing greenhouse gases.