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How America's Overmedicating Low-Income and Foster Kids

More kids in the U.S., especially low-income and foster-care children, are on antipsychotics than in any other country. States are just starting to intervene.

Bright Spots in the Sad State of Statehouse Reporting

The media's ability and interest in covering state government has drastically waned, but journalists see reasons for optimism.

Low Oil Prices Drain Some But Energize Most Local Economies

The impact of oil's price drop depends on how much a local government relies on the oil industry for revenue and jobs.

Does Obama Have a Plan B If SCOTUS Strikes Down Subsidies?

That's what House Republicans, who allege that a secret plan exists to maintain health insurance subsidies, repeatedly asked the president's top health official.

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