The West Virginia Senate passed a bill that would not only punish teachers for protesting but also includes a charter school provision they recently fought to defeat. The House could vote on it as early as Monday.
California will be the first state where utilities charge more for power used during peak hours.
"There is something to upset everyone in the IRS rule."
Half the city’s land mass is occupied by tax-exempt institutions. Some city councilors say they’re not paying their fair share.
Amid concerns over "fake" exemptions, California is debating a bill that would make public health officials sign off on them like they do in other states. Doctors support the legislation, but the Democratic governor has criticized it.
It will be the first state where the legislature -- not voters -- legalized cannabis sales. But that's not all that makes it unique.• Will Marijuana and Sports Betting Solve Illinois' Budget Problems?
The governors of Kentucky, New Jersey and West Virginia face different controversies, but they're all wealthy businessmen who had never before held elected office.
Cities and states have the tools to help shape a future that is both clean and equitable.
Coordinating commissions have fallen out of favor. It’s time to bring them back.
As transit agencies move away from fossil fuels, they are figuring out which environmentally friendly option is right for them.
The first African-American woman to lead Cook County's State's Attorney's Office talks about how she's making it more transparent and where her confidence comes from.
Lawmakers say they want to clear up confusion over plant-based meat substitutes.
We know how. We are the how.
In the post-recession era, some struggling governments are choosing not to pay bondholders -- and judges are allowing their refusal.
The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have set an audacious goal: reducing their greenhouse gas emissions to zero.
Funerals have become a luxury that many Americans can’t afford. Cities and counties are paying the price.• Human Composting, Liquid Cremation: States Search for Greener Funeral Options