Struggling to afford new lifesaving drugs for low-income patients, states are trying to force manufacturers to reveal their costs and profits.
Since Obamacare launched, few states have enacted any new rules to make sure patients have access to doctors. How long will states wait and see if new regulations are needed?
Facing an HIV outbreak, some lawmakers want to extend needle-exchange programs to more at-risk counties. But time and the governor may not be on their side.
The state's law banning welfare spending on entertainment and luxury goods and services sparked a national debate about how people use public assistance.