Source: Texas Tribune/GOVERNING | Florida |
November 29, 2012
The cost of a bachelor's degree in Florida, if universities meet Gov. Rick Scott's challenge to find a way to offer such a low-cost education. Texas Gov. Rick Perry issued a similar challenge in 2011, and 10 colleges have since launched or plan to launch such a degree.
Source: McClatchy/GOVERNING | Nation |
November 21, 2012
The number of states, including Wisconsin, that allow voters to register at their polling place on the day of the election; however, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker recently said he's considering ending same-day voter registration.
The deadline, which is this Friday, for states to decide whether they will run their own health insurance exchange, let the federal government run one for them or have a state-federal partnership exchange. The federal government did, however, extend the deadline for the full blueprint to Dec. 14.
The number of cohousing developments -- where residents live in and run communal facilities -- in California, which is more than in any other state. Once a relative novelty, cohousing developments continue to increase in popularity.