The state-owned China Railway Rolling Stock Corp is building rail cars for some of America's biggest cities, prompting cybersecurity concerns and bipartisan legislation in the U.S. Senate.
As once-eradicated diseases return, more and more states are debating legislation that would make it harder, or easier, for parents to not vaccinate their kids.
The president's 2020 proposal would slash domestic spending by nearly 10 percent and increase defense spending by 5 percent.
In one of his first moves as governor, Gavin Newsom is taking some cities to court for failing to address the affordable housing crisis.
Democrats once fought to keep her from becoming Obama's education secretary. Now she's set to lead California's State Board of Education, where she could influence the national party's education stances.
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and former Indianapolis Mayor Steven Goldsmith talk about how tech can change the public sector.
In many cities, new homes are popping up twice as fast as normal.
In codifying its innovative operation into law, New York City has provided a useful guide for other localities.
Cultural activities are already contributing billions of dollars to struggling economies. Government has an important role in nurturing this creativity.
This form of pay inequity, referred to as salary inversion, is making it difficult to fill supervisor positions in the public sector.
For the first time since the Great Recession, most states have restored their education cuts. But the places where protests have erupted still have a long way to go.
Fargo, North Dakota’s most populous city, faces the threat of flooding nearly every spring. It’s taken a lot of creativity and cooperation to agree on a solution.
A Miami suburb might be the first in the nation to let residents participate in -- not just watch -- public meetings from anywhere they have an internet connection.
Years before the Trump administration's family planning changes, the state of Texas cut funding from reproductive health clinics. Low-income women felt the impact the most.• With Title X Funding at Stake, States Join the Legal Battle
Some states can revoke your job license if you fall behind. Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Republican Sen. Marco Rubio introduced legislation that would outlaw that practice.