After learning about this information exchange last week, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, a vocal critic of Trump's immigration policies, quickly restricted it.
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The number of children packed into overcrowded homes remains high and comes at a tremendous social cost.
The legislature must decide whether residents will keep being charged, possibly for decades, for the failed project.
At least three governors will be running this year after filling in for predecessors who resigned. None of them is getting a free ride.
Charitable giving is expected to drop, and nonprofits that operate social services for the government will likely take the biggest hit.
Programs that aid the opioid epidemic, medically underserved areas and at-risk mothers and children also have uncertain futures.
Ralph Northam and Phil Murphy, both recently sworn in, are already making history.
In 2009, Louis Jacobson ranked the states with the worst leadership and policy challenges. Almost a decade later, what's changed?
The idea of charging drivers for the miles they drive instead of the gas they burn is not new. But states are still sorting out how it might work.
Housing experts predict that the tax overhaul will spur home values and property tax revenues to drop, forcing cities to find new ways to raise money -- or to cut spending.• Thousands Rushed to Prepay Their 2018 Property Taxes
As sexual harassment allegations take down powerful politicians, states and cities are revisiting their training and policies for the bureaucrats who have far less power but keep the government running.
Thanks to a generation of underfunding, many big-city school districts now face deteriorating buildings and billions of dollars in maintenance needs.
In a Fox News interview last week, Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan said he believes they should be charged with crimes. Legal experts say that's likely not possible.
In local government, success is defined by what you leave behind.
Our communities face big problems that can't be solved by government, business or nonprofits acting alone.