The Texas Supreme Court justice is witty and approachable, and he's huge on Twitter. He's also one of the most influential conservative jurists in the country right now.
Governments have more data than they have the manpower to handle. Some recruit volunteers to help analyze it all, but they're far from being experts in data.
The radical idea of a universal basic income is far from new, but it's finally being tested around the world -- even in America.
The most sophisticated risk managers in the world invest in state and local governments. So why are Americans so hesitant?
"Training in 'the sticks,' sticks," says one medical professional. But first, rural areas have to get doctors there.
The wealthy are increasingly seeking their state's highest office. Winning has been the easy part.
Health policy experts say other conservative states often follow Missouri's lead on abortion measures. This year, the state passed several never-before-seen regulations.
Twice as many Republicans can't run again for state legislative office. That could help Democrats, but how much?
Colorado is one of the few governments to employ the data-driven approach in human services. It's helping the state tackle major problems.
There are still some major unanswered questions about Trump's declaration.
Congress jeopardized the future of state plans to help private employees save for retirement. States don't seem to care.
The National Transportation Safety Board wants governments to crack down on speeding, which claims as many traffic deaths as drunk driving. But the hard question is: How?
It's time to abandon corporate tax breaks. Just look at their history.
The concept caught fire in Europe and is gaining relevance in large and small cities across the Atlantic.