Despite holding far fewer seats overall, the Democrats have more governorships to defend than the Republicans.
While Arkansas looks to replace its first-of-a-kind model for expanding Medicaid, Gov. Asa Hutchinson urged lawmakers to renew it through 2016.
The nation’s mayors released a report highlighting ways cities can rebuild the broken trust between police officers and citizens.
Most states refused to keep funding a pay raise for Medicaid doctors this year, but the first national study of the policy shows it increased low-income patients' access to primary care.