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HR Directors Get a Personnel Downgrade

Even though states spend more on payroll than anything else, many governors no longer look to human resources for advice on their workforce.

What If Americans Invested Stock in Distressed Cities?

Economists have a new idea that could revolutionize how struggling cities attract private funds.

Indiana Up Against Clock and Governor on Needle Exchanges

Facing an HIV outbreak, some lawmakers want to extend needle-exchange programs to more at-risk counties. But time and the governor may not be on their side.

The Ex-Democratic Governor Who Thinks He Can Beat Hillary

To the surprise of many, Lincoln Chafee, the Republican-turned-Independent-turned-Democrat, recently joined the possible 2016 contenders. But his record doesn't give him much to brag about.

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