Top Stories

First D.C. Statehood Bill in 20 Years Gets a Senate Hearing

Its chances are all but impossible, but supporters of full statehood for the District of Columbia argue there's never been a better time to grant it.

Fracking's Financial Losers: Local Governments

Localities are forced to deal with much of the problems associated with fracking, while states and the federal government rake in all the revenue.

Arizona Doesn't Have to Follow Federal Laws -- Or Does It?

A sovereignty measure on Arizona's ballot this November will let voters decide whether or not the state can forgo enforcing certain federal laws like Obamacare.

With Innovation Waivers, States Can Go Their Own Way on Obamacare

States can eventually drop major portions of the health law if they plan to maintain the same level of coverage at the same cost to the federal government.

More News & Commentary