In Tuesday's GOP primary, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin won a bare majority of the vote.
The short-term effects haven't been as bad as predicted, but local governments are still worried about the long term.
Some are boycotting Georgia after it passed a "heartbeat" bill last week. Others argue there are better ways to protect abortion rights.
One state tried to remove local governments' power to dictate things like paint colors.
Efforts to expand Medicaid to more undocumented children and young adults stalled in Connecticut and Washington state this year.
As they start to roll in, some say the tobacco settlement offers a cautionary tale.
What's likely the most comprehensive research of its kind doesn't bode well for tax incentives.
An innovative apprenticeship program is working to bring some of Los Angeles' neediest residents into the city's workforce.
Too often, college and university governing boards resist bringing students and the public into decisions that have a powerful impact on them.
On Monday, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee signed the nation's first "public option" health insurance bill. Other states aren't far behind.
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Tim Storey, who will take over as NCSL's executive director, has pledged to maintain the organization's bipartisan approach.
All but one of America's presidents between 1976 and 2004 were governors. Since then, state leaders have barely stood a chance at the Oval Office.
Councilmembers in Chicago and Philadelphia, which give them unusual amounts of authority, are facing criminal charges.
Democratic and Republican secretaries of state agree that more money is needed to improve voting systems, but they disagree on how that federal funding should be spent.