The federal government told states to take a backseat. While some will likely listen, others may push their plans full speed ahead anyway.
It’s the most littered item in the U.S. -- but it might not be if more places adopted this approach.
Vermont, one of the nation’s most solar-friendly states, is about to find out.
Chronic budget problems in Illinois and New Jersey prompted lawmakers to shortchange their transportation funds. But voters could make sure legislators in the future keep their hands off.