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What Happens When Schools Stop Providing Buses?

Indiana is the latest state to find out what happens when districts aren’t required to offer students free transportation to and from school.

One City's Quest to Turn Trash Into Cash

Phoenix is building a research and technology campus in an effort to transform itself into a center for waste innovation.

The Causes, Costs and Consequences of Bad Government Data

States and localities are embracing the promise of big data. But just how good is the information they’re collecting in the first place?

A State-by-State Look at Growing Minority Populations

Minorities account for the majority of the population in only four states, but that's set to soon change. View updated data for each state.

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