COVID-19 Response and Recession Media Library

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State Policy Area Content Type Title Date
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Uninsured Alabamians more likely to die from COVID-19 5/7/2021
Vermont
State Finances
News Story
American Rescue Plan brings $200 million to Vermont towns 5/7/2021
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Paid Leave Could Mean Fewer WV Women Exiting Workforce 5/6/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Report: Ga. Lawmakers Should Put More Money Toward Pre-K Program 5/6/2021
Kentucky
Equity
Op-Ed
Creating an economy that really works for everyone 5/6/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Local clergy urge Gov. Ivey to help those without health insurance 5/6/2021
Louisiana
State Finances
Editorial
Editorial Roundup: Louisiana 5/6/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
House party: Local activists want your ideas for best ways to spend Federal stimulus funds 5/6/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Child tax credits, paid family leave for Georgians pitched in White House plan 5/6/2021
Utah
State Finances
News Story
New report shows Utah leads neighbor in many economic categories 5/6/2021
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
Rural Oklahomans frequently carry larger burden for court fines, fees 5/6/2021
Colorado
Criminal Justice
News Story
9 federal judges set to decide fate of TABOR repeal lawsuit 5/5/2021
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
CT Voices Supports Child Tax Credit 5/5/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
Cleveland Activists Seek Ideas For Spending Federal COVD-19 Stimulus Funds 5/5/2021
Maine
Health Care
News Story
Hunger rates are dropping in Maine, but still above pre-pandemic levels 5/5/2021
Missouri
Taxes
News Story
Missouri bill would complicate local use tax collection for out-of-state online sellers 5/5/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Kemp signs 'mixed bag' legislation to review tax breaks, add some more 5/5/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Teacher 'pipeline plan' gets Kemp OK in year of classroom COVID anxiety 5/5/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
Cordray Wants To Solve Student Debt Problem That Puts Many Ohioans In Jeopardy 5/4/2021
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
DC Councilmember proposes trust fund program for babies born to low income families 5/4/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Gambling with the latest rural health method in Alabama, Medicaid expansion 5/4/2021
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
The gloves are off in the fight over Medicaid expansion in holdout states 5/4/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
By Leaps & Bounds: Identifying Michigan's Child Care Needs 5/4/2021
Rhode Island
Health Care
News Story
House approves nursing home staffing mandate with dose of relief thrown in 5/4/2021
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Drug overdose deaths hit record high in West Virginia in 2020 5/4/2021
Washington
Taxes
News Story
Washington Gov. Inslee Sued Over New Capital Gains Tax 5/4/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
The Massachusetts millionaire's tax is back, and it's a little different this time 5/4/2021
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
'Pennsylvania workers are being left behind.' Why our minimum wage trails neighboring states 5/4/2021
Washington
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Inslee signs economic justice legislation to help working families 5/4/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Hampton Roads businesses adjust as Virginia's minimum wage increases 5/4/2021
Massachusetts
Health Care
News Story
Child care providers desperate for solutions weigh in on bill to overhaul state system 5/4/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Maine leaders, politicians react to Mills' economic recovery plan 5/3/2021
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
Press Release: Councilmember McDuffie Unveils "Baby Bonds" Legislation to Eliminate DC's Racial Wealth Gap 5/3/2021
Arkansas
Criminal Justice
News Story
Westerman seeks focus on offender's age 5/3/2021
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
New Mexico CYFD Routinely Deletes Information That Could Be Life-Saving for Kids, Attorneys and Lawmakers Charge - Youth Today 5/3/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Gambling, not Medicaid, part of Alabama's latest health care plan 5/3/2021
Kentucky
Income Support
News Story
Families Plan, Pandemic EBT Could Bring Relief for More KY Families 5/3/2021
Utah
Immigration
News Story
Park City Community Foundation provides money for undocumented women hit hard by the pandemic 5/3/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Advocates see Biden's families plan as step forward 5/3/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
Richard Cordray To Focus On Student Debt In New Federal Post 5/3/2021
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Fact checking debate over privatizing Medicaid 5/2/2021
Ohio
State Finances
Op-Ed
A fresh start with a people's budget 5/2/2021
Oklahoma
State Finances
News Story
Weekly Wonk: What the American Rescue Plan means for Oklahoma 5/2/2021
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Senators weigh price, policies of Biden's $1.8 trillion education and child care proposal 5/2/2021
New Jersey
Equity
Op-Ed
Voter suppression by another name 5/1/2021
Maine
Criminal Justice
News Story
Maine Drug Decriminalization Bill Garners Support From Medical And Religious Groups At Committee Hearing 4/30/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
JASON BAILEY: American families, jobs plans would help all Kentuckians 4/30/2021
Oklahoma
Equity
News Story
Community Service Council Partners With City Of Tulsa For Equality Indicators Panel 4/30/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
38% of Alabama COVID deaths tied to insurance coverage gaps 4/30/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Alabama to launch mobile COVID-19 vaccination units for homebound, isolated people 4/30/2021
Maine
Health Care
Op-Ed
Students support Maine AllCare 4/30/2021
Texas
Health Care
Op-Ed
Commentary: Medicaid waiver a diversion in crisis of the uninsured 4/30/2021
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Ohio Republicans push bill to ban five transgender athletes from women's sports – BG Independent News 4/30/2021
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Political Notes: Ups, Downs and In-betweens 4/30/2021
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Objectors unsuccessful at blocking property tax cuts at Title Board 4/30/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Detroit nonprofit delivers fresh produce as a food prescription to those in need against chronic illness 4/29/2021
Michigan
Education
Op-Ed
Want Michiganders to succeed? It's simple: boost school funding | Bridge Michigan 4/29/2021
Massachusetts
State Finances
Op-Ed
Danny Jin | Beacon Hill to the Berkshires: Little publicly visible resistance in House budget debate 4/29/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
State fee for contractor to benefit Cleveland students 4/29/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
New Coalition Backs Proposed School Funding Reform Plan 4/29/2021
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Hepatitis Detection Efforts in West Virginia Get Nearly $400K Boost 4/29/2021
Rhode Island
Criminal Justice
News Story
Will Chauvin verdict mark a paradigm shift? 4/29/2021
Massachusetts
Health Care
News Story
Universal child care, pre-kindergarten would cost $5 billion annually in Massachusetts, report suggests 4/29/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Michigan GOP: $1.4B coming for child care if Whitmer drops toddler mask rule 4/29/2021
Massachusetts
Education
News Story
Universal childcare in Mass. comes with a $5b price tag - CommonWealth Magazine 4/29/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Ohio House budget sanctions tax cuts for the wealthy and illusory school funding increases 4/29/2021
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
As W.Va. drug overdose deaths increase, Huntington, Cabell County first in country to face distributors in courtroom 4/29/2021
Utah
Health Care
Op-Ed
The American Rescue Plan is good for children 4/29/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
ICE protesters want NJ to free all jail inmates, not just immigrants 4/29/2021
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Is an era of fare-free buses coming to Boston? 4/29/2021
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Black lawmakers concerned about amending Ohio Constitution to change redistricting deadlines: Capitol Letter 4/29/2021
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Opioid addiction has been declared a national health crisis and Utah is not immune 4/29/2021
Virginia
Equity
News Story
VCU Studies Show Impact Of Continuing School Segregation 4/29/2021
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Objectors ask Title Board to rescind approval of property tax reduction initiatives 4/29/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Tarr seeks cap on income tax rate increases 4/29/2021
Connecticut
State Finances
Op-Ed
Opinion: CT must pass a budget that's fair to all 4/29/2021
Michigan
Criminal Justice
Editorial
New law helps residents move on 4/28/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Louisiana bill to increase gas tax rejected while bill to extend sales tax increase advances 4/28/2021
Arkansas
Education
News Story
Hydration stations now required in public schools after new Arkansas law passes 4/28/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Pennsylvania's state university system will proceed with plans to merge schools. Final vote is expected in July. 4/28/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Coalition:University mergers could impact IUP 4/28/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Plan to combine 6 Pa. universities into 2 moves forward, with public able to offer their thoughts 4/28/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Board endorses plan to combine 6 Pa. state universities into 2. Here's what it means 4/28/2021
Utah
Education
News Story
As Biden unveils free preschool plan, how many Utah kids don't have access now? 4/28/2021
Rhode Island
Equity
News Story
United Way of R.I. awards $4.5M in grants to organizations promoting racial equity 4/28/2021
Arkansas
Health Care
News Story
Pandemic increases food insecurity for kids 4/28/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
For families trying to make ends meet, FL moms and babies will get an extension for Medicaid health care 4/28/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
State revenue forecast expected to exceed pre-pandemic numbers 4/28/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida healthcare budget totals $44 billion. Here are 5 things you need to know 4/28/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
Public school groups push for fair funding plan 4/28/2021
Washington
State Finances
News Story
Diaper stipend didn't make Washington budget, but diaper banks and cash assistance did 4/28/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
State board pushes companies to get local approval for ITEP changes if they fall short on jobs 4/28/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Louisiana lawmakers nix gas tax hike but advance plan to extend sales tax 4/28/2021
New Mexico
State Finances
News Story
Census: New Mexico Among Slowest Growing Western States 4/27/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Tarr seeks cap on state's income tax rate 4/27/2021
Massachusetts
Education
News Story
Massachusetts Senate seen as last hope to fund new education laws 4/27/2021
Massachusetts
Education
News Story
Advocates unhappy with education funding calculations - CommonWealth Magazine 4/27/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
For 19-and-20-year-olds, Medicaid will be a lifeline; lawmakers nix cuts in health care program for young adults 4/27/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Pa. Budget & Policy Center to release report outlining potential 'disastrous impact' of state school consolidations 4/27/2021
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
La. lawmaker withdraws bill making it potentially illegal to teach about racism & sexism 4/27/2021
Missouri
Health Care
Op-Ed
Letters: KC readers discuss Missouri Medicaid, Josh Hawley and the J&J vaccine pause 4/27/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Summer Food Program Expansion Aids Millions Of Ohio Valley Children 4/27/2021
New Jersey
Census
News Story
NJ population tops 9.2 million, census says | NJ Spotlight News 4/27/2021
Connecticut
Criminal Justice
News Story
Amid concerns about family separation, let's remember Connecticut's children with incarcerated parents 4/27/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Elizabeth hospital sued multiple patients during pandemic over unpaid bills 4/27/2021
Florida
Income Support
News Story
As COVID-related food assistance expands, Floridians experience delays, frustration 4/27/2021
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
DEO Overpaid Millions in State Unemployment Benefits in 2020 4/27/2021
Washington
Taxes
News Story
Washington State Lawmakers Approve Capital Gains Tax on Wealthiest to Fund Public Education 4/26/2021
West Virginia
Census
News Story
U.S. population grew at second slowest pace in history, 2020 Census shows 4/26/2021
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Guest columnist: Continue to work for systemic change in criminal justice 4/26/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid expansion for moms and babies is now closer to reality in the FL Legislature 4/26/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
NJ to expand driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants May 1. Here's how it will work 4/26/2021
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
THE GREAT HEALTH DIVIDE: 17 parishes identified as broadband deserts, grassroots group steps up for vulnerable population 4/26/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Underfunded public transit systems face ongoing challenges in Ohio 4/26/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
What to Know About the State Budget Passed by the Ohio House 4/26/2021
Washington
Taxes
News Story
Starting in 2023, an estimated 420,000 Washingtonians will get tax rebates of $300 to $1,200 4/26/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
New Jersey set to open up driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants, joining more than a dozen states 4/26/2021
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri is getting billions in federal aid. Lawmakers want more oversight 4/26/2021
Ohio
Equity
Op-Ed
Ohio needs to do more for Black mothers and their babies: Wendy Patton (Opinion) 4/25/2021
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Ohio needs to do more for Black mothers and their babies: Wendy Patton 4/25/2021
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Weekly Wonk: Getting Medicaid expansion done correctly 4/25/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
NJ to expand driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants May 1. Here's how it will work 4/25/2021
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
McKee mulls taxing PPP loan proceeds above $150K 4/25/2021
Ohio
Education
Op-Ed
Isn't 25 Years of Failed Educational Policy in Ohio Enough? 4/24/2021
Arkansas
Health Care
Op-Ed
Food insecurity skyrockets as a result of pandemic 4/24/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic, other factors are keeping millions unbanked and separated from financial stability 4/24/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
Op-Ed
Political Horizons: Cleansing the tax code of special interest breaks is a hard sell at Capitol 4/24/2021
Arizona
Equity
News Story
Republican Bills Attack Voting Rights, Freedom of Expression (video) 4/24/2021
Florida
Education
News Story
Graduation Is Coming. The Jobs Aren't. 4/23/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
New school-funding plan headed to Ohio Senate 4/23/2021
New Jersey
Housing
News Story
NJ veterans' homes meeting lawmakers' standards? - Top News 4/23 4/23/2021
Arkansas
Equity
News Story
Arkansas voting rights advocates ask the governor for help 4/23/2021
California
Immigration
News Story
California Budget and Policy Center supports giving tax money to undocumented residents during pandemic 4/23/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Would restoring N.J. property tax break worsen the economic gap between Blacks and whites? 4/23/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
A call for pro-equality pandemic recovery in NJ - that helps immigrants, too 4/23/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Restaurants struggle with short staffing as more people return to dining 4/23/2021
Arizona
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Housing Manager Marcos Ysmael: How to Find Help for Tenants Facing Eviction 4/22/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Ohio House OKs 2% Income Tax Cut as Part of $75B Budget Bill 4/22/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Louisiana $15 minimum wage bill advances, but faces fierce head winds 4/22/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Area state representatives vote to pass House version of state budget 4/22/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
PCDO Panelists Say It's Time For Investment in Public Goods, Services 4/22/2021
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Texas House eying a Thursday vote on Medicaid expansion; supporters say they have enough votes 4/22/2021
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
St. Louis business community supports Medicaid expansion 4/22/2021
Arizona
Education
News Story
(UPDATED) Invest in Ed-Proposition 208 is Back at the Arizona Supreme Court 4/22/2021
Washington
Taxes
News Story
WA Working Families to Get Boost from Tax-Credit Program 4/22/2021
Arizona
Education
Op-Ed
Everything you need to know about Prop. 208, Invest in Ed's income-tax proposal 4/22/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Tax cut, school funding overhaul headed for Ohio House vote 4/22/2021
Arizona
Education
Op-Ed
Proposition 208 wins, but will it make a difference for Arizona schools and teachers? 4/22/2021
Oregon
State Finances
Op-Ed
Hold lawmakers accountable for walking off the job 4/22/2021
Arkansas
Education
News Story
Water bottle filling stations now required in public schools after new Arkansas law passes 4/22/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Ohio House passes state budget; here's what to know – BG Independent News 4/22/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Montana income tax bills pass House committee 4/22/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
Op-Ed
Op-Ed: Give undocumented immigrants COVID-19 aid | NJ Spotlight News 4/22/2021
California
Health Care
News Story
California leaders must expand comprehensive Medi-Cal coverage to undocumented seniors 4/22/2021
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Prospects for Medicaid expansion in Missouri dim as key Senate committee says no 4/22/2021
Louisiana
Health Care
Op-Ed
Guest column: Don't count on Washington to get help to Louisiana's kids living in poverty 4/22/2021
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Kicking the can down the road 4/22/2021
Arkansas
Education
News Story
New Arkansas law requires bottle filling stations in public schools 4/22/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Louisiana Senate committee advances $15 minimum wage; freezes employer unemployment taxes 4/21/2021
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Time to get real about tackling Texas' uninsured rate 4/21/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Senate committee advances $15 minimum wage; freezes employer unemployment taxes 4/21/2021
California
Taxes
News Story
CA Senate Governance and Finance Committee Passes Rubio Bill to Increase and Expand Eligibility for Tax Credit 4/21/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Ohio House Approves Budget With Tax Cut, Little Democratic Support 4/21/2021
Arizona
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
PRO Act strengthens unions, hurts workers 4/21/2021
Pennsylvania
Equity
Op-Ed
Additional calls for fair funding (letter) 4/21/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Alabama medical professionals call on Gov. Kay Ivey to expand Medicaid 4/21/2021
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Colorado businesses would be required to accept cash under measure headed to governor's desk 4/21/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Ohio budget: House poised to pass income tax cut, school funding overhaul 4/21/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Proposed $15 State Minimum Wage Clears First Legislative Hurdle, But Faces Uphill Climb Before It Could Become A Reality 4/21/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report Makes Case for $15 Minimum Wage in Ohio 4/21/2021
Washington
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Community Members and Advocates Achieved a Big Victory for Inclusive Cash Support 4/21/2021
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic recession pain remains for Georgians whose income disappeared 4/19/2021
Missouri
Education
News Story
State on cusp of improving early childhood education 4/19/2021
New Hampshire
State Finances
News Story
New Hampshire's economic damage from pandemic not as bad as many other states, analysis shows 4/19/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Illegal Aliens on Hunger Strike to Win Taxpayer-Funded Benefits 4/19/2021
Idaho
State Finances
News Story
Zoom presentation set on 'Rescue Plan' 4/19/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
The battle over funding for rainy days in NJ | NJ Spotlight News 4/19/2021
Kentucky
Education
News Story
Got student debt? Proposal would help thousands of Kentuckians 4/18/2021
Maryland
Equity
News Story
I Can't Breathe: The Condition Of School Infrastructure Is A Racial, Social And Environmental Justice Issue 4/18/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Hunger-striking undocumented workers describe their pain as help from N.J. eludes them 4/18/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
'Moral scandal': Gov. Wolf proposal, lawsuit aim to cut Pennsylvania school funding gap 4/17/2021
Michigan
Income Support
News Story
Welfare Work Requirements Have to Go 4/17/2021
Oregon
State Finances
Op-Ed
Hold lawmakers accountable for walking off the job 4/17/2021
Vermont
State Finances
News Story
PAI: Vermont's economy is still ailing from the pandemic 4/16/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Other states are helping undocumented workers denied pandemic aid. Why isn't N.J.? 4/16/2021
Missouri
Health Care
Op-Ed
Opinion: House kicking can down the road on Medicaid 4/16/2021
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
House Budget Generates Mix of Reactions 4/16/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Why New Jersey's reported relief fund for undocumented workers needs to go further 4/15/2021
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
Student debt crisis harms women, people of color and the economy. Let's fix it 4/15/2021
Florida
Equity
News Story
The Fight for Fair Pay Must Include Independent Contractors 4/15/2021
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Here's how the newly passed state budget affects South Georgia 4/15/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
State should adopt consensus forecasting, multi-year budgeting 4/15/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report by Ohio-based think tank suggests raising state's minimum wage to $15 would benefit economy 4/15/2021
Maine
Taxes
News Story
Maine lawmakers discuss tax haven bill 4/15/2021
Virginia
Immigration
News Story
Medicaid Expansion To Undocumented Immigrants Pondered 4/14/2021
Virginia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Justice For All 4/14/2021
Pennsylvania
State Finances
News Story
Small Rainy Day Fund May Complicate PA's Economic Recovery, Analyst Says 4/14/2021
Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Virginia Expands Medicaid Access for Legal Immigrants 4/14/2021
North Carolina
Taxes
News Story
NC tax policy promotes racial inequities in numerous ways 4/14/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Senate committee votes to lower top Louisiana income tax rate, eliminate federal tax break 4/14/2021
New York
Immigration
News Story
New York State is spending $2 billion on undocumented workers. Here's why. 4/14/2021
Michigan
State Finances
Editorial
Invest Rescue Plan where it's needed 4/14/2021
Ohio
Equity
News Story
National Minority Health Month: Racism is a Public Health Crisis 4/14/2021
California
Immigration
News Story
Which state is doing more for undocumented residents in COVID era? California or New York? 4/14/2021
Vermont
Equity
News Story
Simplicity, equity, and let's-just-call-it-what-it-is 4/14/2021
California
Immigration
News Story
Is it a contest? Which state is doing more for illegal aliens? 4/14/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
NEW REPORT: Tools for Building a Healthy Budget 4/14/2021
Oregon
Taxes
News Story
Nike's Tax Bill in Oregon Is a Secret. We Asked Three Analysts to Make an Estimate. 4/14/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Committee wants to send lower tax rate to voters 4/14/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Does Ohio need to work toward raising its minimum wage to $15 an hour? 4/13/2021
Vermont
Education
News Story
PAI: Vermont school funding questions answered 4/13/2021
Washington
State Finances
News Story
Letter to the editor 4/13/2021
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
Louisiana's Legislature isn't totally conservative. Here's where progressives are focused 4/13/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
'We're getting rid of bad tax policy': Effort to push complicated tax swap gets underway 4/13/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Income tax overhaul on the table in Montana House 4/13/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Mass. House leaders unveil $47.7b spending plan that forgoes broad-based tax hikes 4/13/2021
Arizona
State Finances
News Story
White House Issues State Infrastructure Grades 4/13/2021
Ohio
Criminal Justice
News Story
Criminal justice reform: What is it and why is it important? 4/12/2021
Kentucky
Education
News Story
Student Loan Forgiveness Would Positively Impact The Commonwealth 4/12/2021
Florida
Health Care
Op-Ed
Dental therapists can increase access to dental care 4/12/2021
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Some Utah families are not getting help paying for child care, which advocates say violates federal rules 4/12/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
NJ isn't saving money for a rainy day, despite COVID surplus. Here's why 4/12/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
How Appalachia Can Survive A Post-Industrial America 4/12/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
Tax breaks for Facebook, Amazon and Google? Beshear vetoes bill meant to lure data centers 4/12/2021
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
When is a tax actually tax relief? McKee explains his proposal to tax a portion of forgiven PPP loans 4/12/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
$15 minimum wage would benefit 1.56 million Ohioans 4/12/2021
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Experts: Poverty, Pandemic Could Bring Increase in Child Abuse Cases 4/11/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New report highlights positive economic impact of business income deduction 4/11/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Job openings plentiful; employers struggle to find workers 4/11/2021
Louisiana
Health Care
Op-Ed
Opinion: We need to be aware about food insecurity 4/10/2021
Idaho
State Finances
Op-Ed
Letter: Idaho's self-absorbed leaders 4/9/2021
Wisconsin
State Finances
News Story
Wisconsin Budget Project: How the Governor's budget would affect Wisconsin families and communities 4/9/2021
Alabama
Taxes
News Story
Louisiana Axed The Grocery Tax, But Mississippi And Alabama Won't Give It Up 4/9/2021
Minnesota
Taxes
News Story
Whether you rent or own your home, your tax refund could grow 4/9/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Report Connects News Tax Deduction to Economic Growth 4/9/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
WVa Income Tax Cut Plan Advances to House of Delegates 4/9/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
West Virginia Pins Population Growth Hopes on Income Tax Cut 4/9/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Regional Thoughts: Some reactions from various Great Lakes leaders on President Biden's infrastructure plan 4/9/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohioans Divided, Congress Stalled Over Minimum Wage 4/9/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Rafe Godfrey: The complicated truth on nixing inventory tax (Opinion) 4/9/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pro-Amnesty Groups Hide Americans' Huge Pocketbook Losses 4/8/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
More than 300 Alabama medical professionals to Ivey: Expand Medicaid 4/8/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Louisiana task force recommends raising unemployment trust fund balance to $750M 4/8/2021
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
McConnell suggests 'users of our infrastructure' pay for it – not corporations 4/8/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
Gov. Beshear vetoes bill giving tax breaks to remote workers, data centers 4/8/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
'The People's Budget:' Advocates call for tax code, education changes in new state budget 4/8/2021
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
Experts to Analyze Policies Hindering Economic, Social Progression of Minorities in[CR-LF] Spring Finale of LSU Reilly Center Series 4/8/2021
Michigan
Education
News Story
How access to child care impacts our workforce 4/8/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
SADOW: The Left Inadvertently Endorses A Flat Tax In Louisiana 4/8/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Report Connects Business Tax Deduction to Economic Growth 4/8/2021
Massachusetts
Education
News Story
Legislature will increase school funding next year  - CommonWealth Magazine 4/7/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Some lawmakers want to change how West Virginia's natural resources are taxed -- but it would end up costing local governments 4/7/2021
District of Columbia
Housing
News Story
The one program that's been building affordable homes west of Rock Creek Park 4/7/2021
Florida
Equity
News Story
Report states people with poor health, people of color denied unemployment benefits more often 4/7/2021
Pennsylvania
State Finances
News Story
Report says it will cost Pa. $521 million a year to save the bay 4/7/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Groups Call for Budget that "Cares for All Ohioans" 4/7/2021
California
Taxes
News Story
Keeping up with the recall + Adding up corporate tax breaks + Capitol eatery reopens 4/7/2021
New Mexico
Taxes
News Story
New Mexico Governor: Taxes Expansions for Working Families 4/7/2021
Vermont
Taxes
Op-Ed
School Taxes Can Be Simpler And Fairer 4/7/2021
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
Oklahoma Quietly Launched a Mass Surveillance Program to Track Uninsured Drivers 4/7/2021
Rhode Island
State Finances
News Story
R.I. Foundation launches initiative to develop recommendations for state on stimulus spending 4/7/2021
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
McKee committed to PPP taxation over $150K 4/7/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center says education funding desperately needs an overhaul 4/6/2021
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
La. lawmaker files bill making it potentially illegal to teach about racism & sexism; says bill promotes 'equality in education system' 4/6/2021
Kentucky
Equity
News Story
What the American Rescue Plan Means for Child Poverty in Rural America 4/6/2021
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
LA lawmaker files bill making it potentially illegal to teach about racism & sexism; says bill promotes 'equality in education system' 4/6/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
HealthConnections: The Problems and Potential of Rural Health Care 4/6/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Non-profit, non-partisan group reacts to latest income tax proposal 4/6/2021
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
La. Survey shows economy and pandemic top residents' concerns 4/6/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
WEDNESDAY: Republicans are so close, they can smell those income tax cuts 4/6/2021
California
Equity
News Story
Stronger California 2021 Agenda Equal Rights Advocates 4/5/2021
Minnesota
Equity
Op-Ed
Minnesota must not waste this historic opportunity to close racial gaps | Opinion 4/5/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Tax reform debate continues in final days of West Virginia Legislative session 4/5/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Insurance auto-retention policies could halve number of people kicked off coverage 4/5/2021
Nebraska
Taxes
Op-Ed
Midlands Voices: No need for Legislature to approve corporate tax cuts in this environment | Columnists | omaha.com 4/5/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
URGENT: Action Needed on Personal Income Tax Plan 4/5/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
Kentucky AG Cameron sues Biden administration over ARPA restriction on tax cut offsets 4/5/2021
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Criminal justice reform coalition praises passage of bills by state lawmakers 4/4/2021
Virginia
Equity
News Story
The race conversation needed before reopening schools 4/4/2021
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Texas poised to get $45B in coronavirus relief 4/4/2021
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
What will Louisiana do with $3.2 billion in stimulus aid? Behind-the scenes talks underway 4/4/2021
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Taking a look at Medicaid expansion issues 4/3/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
NJ dangles tax breaks to companies to leave GA 4/3/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Justice calls for 'summit meeting' to discuss income tax elimination 4/3/2021
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
Criminal justice conversation shifting to inmate re-entry 4/2/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
States Step In To Stop Colleges Holding Transcripts Ransom For Unpaid Bills 4/2/2021
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
How Statehood Could Increase Equity for the People of DC 4/2/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Reimagine Appalachia Applauds President Biden's Proposed Infrastructure Plan 4/2/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Taxes, Benefit Cuts, Federal Money Eyed for States' Jobless Aid 4/2/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
GOP lawmakers seek to repeal tax on Ohio businesses 4/2/2021
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
Debunking the Providence Chamber / RIPEC false claims about increasing taxes on the top one percent 4/2/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
West Virginia Governor Jim Justice Calls for Tax Reform Summit 4/2/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
State community organizations ask for rejection of any current tax plans 4/2/2021
Tennessee
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
How private industry and government can team up to end prison recidivism 4/1/2021
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
Louisiana Budget Project Says Bill 186 Will Strip Welfare Payments From Children in Need; Rep. Bacala Says Otherwise 4/1/2021
California
Health Care
Op-Ed
Ending child poverty is a choice we can make 4/1/2021
Wisconsin
Taxes
News Story
GOP Legislators Want Pandemic Aid for Tax Rebate 4/1/2021
Nebraska
State Finances
News Story
Policy analyst: Expanding broadband is a good use for Nebraska's federal stimulus funds 4/1/2021
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
How one small detail in the proposed child tax credit reveals the political balancing act over tax relief 4/1/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Policy paper: Louisiana tax system reinforces racial disparities 4/1/2021
Pennsylvania
State Finances
News Story
Dems, GOP should work together for infrastructure 4/1/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Louisiana tax system reinforces racial disparities: Policy paper 4/1/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Groups gird for conflict over three West Virginia tax plans 4/1/2021
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Leading senator says plenty of state money for tax cuts, budget priorities 4/1/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Organization completes analysis of Senate income tax plan 4/1/2021
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Tax cuts, roads bonding proposals await debate 4/1/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
GOP lawmakers seek to repeal tax on Ohio businesses – BG Independent News 3/31/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Justice sees flaws in Senate tax plan, and he wishes somebody had looped him in 3/31/2021
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
MO State House Excludes Medicaid Expansion from Budget 3/31/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Finding quality, affordable child care still a challenge for families 3/31/2021
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
St. Louis Will Receive $500 Million In Federal Coronavirus Relief Money - Most In Missouri 3/31/2021
Washington
State Finances
Op-Ed
Op-Ed: State lawmakers have the right budget approach for our recovery 3/31/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Ohio Legislators Restore Public Transit Funding 3/31/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Special Needs Voucher Expansion Bill Awaits Gov. Kemp's Signature 3/31/2021
Texas
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Texas House forms Early Childhood Caucus to better support kids and families 3/31/2021
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
Proposed child tax credit reveals political balancing act 3/31/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
19 & 20 year olds: 'We are pushing these young people over the cliff from being insured to being uninsured' 3/31/2021
Idaho
Taxes
Op-Ed
Letters to the editor: Interfaith Sanctuary, filibuster, tax cut, initiatives 3/31/2021
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Advocates rally for aid to excluded workers 3/30/2021
West Virginia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Stakeholders Say New Bill For Criminal Law Rewrite Lacked Input, Transparency 3/30/2021
Tennessee
Education
Op-Ed
Why Tennessee's public education system has failed to fully invest in its students 3/30/2021
Rhode Island
Equity
News Story
Raising the RI Works benefit increase will lift families out of deep poverty 3/30/2021
Arizona
Health Care
News Story
Feds extend eviction moratorium for 90 days to slow COVID-19 spread 3/30/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
KY legislature passes COVID-19 liability protections, no-knock warrant limits & more 3/30/2021
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Andrew Cuomo Is Still Blocking Hundreds of Thousands of New York Workers From Receiving COVID-19 Relief 3/30/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
House passes personal income tax phase-out while Justice plan stalls 3/30/2021
Vermont
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Wang/Yu: Atlanta shootings 3/30/2021
Maine
Equity
News Story
Maine passes legislative action to include racial impact statements in lawmaking – The Maine Campus 3/29/2021
Georgia
Equity
News Story
Most Georgia schools graded D or F by the state serve low-income kids 3/29/2021
West Virginia
Equity
Op-Ed
Equal Pay Day 3/29/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
West Virginia House Approves Personal Income Tax Reduction Plan, Potential Revenue Losses Flung Into Question 3/29/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Special open enrollment period for health insurance extended to Aug. 15; new rules expand who qualifies 3/29/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Ga. GOP bets on limited Medicaid expansion despite fed's push for more 3/29/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Special open enrollment period for government-subsidized health insurance extended to Aug. 15 3/29/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
The special open enrollment period for health insurance was extended until August 15; new rules expand who qualifies 3/29/2021
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Missouri voters passed Medicaid expansion. Now state Republicans may not pay for it. 3/29/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Ky. ranked 37th in protecting children in pandemic 3/29/2021
Michigan
Health Care
Editorial
Editorial Roundup: Michigan 3/29/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Expert Panel to analyze NJ state budget today 3/29/2021
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Tipped Employees and the Gender Gap 3/29/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
KY officials 'stacked the deck' to get glowing report on film tax credits 3/29/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
In final days of session, a bill to audit tax breaks becomes a vehicle to renew them 3/29/2021
Michigan
Housing
News Story
Living Through Detroit's Perpetual Housing Crisis 3/29/2021
Alabama
Equity
News Story
How a Volunteer Army is Trying to Vaccinate Black People in the Rural South 3/28/2021
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
LSU Event Explores the 'Religion of White Rage,' Says 'Conservatism' May Be a 'Euphemism for White Supremacy' 3/28/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
'All Hands on Deck': When Vaccinating Black People Is a Communal Effort 3/28/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
'Like paying for a luxury car': Childcare costs in Miami are holding families back 3/28/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
tax plan concerns Business owners 3/28/2021
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Senators run out of time on paid parental leave bill for public employees 3/27/2021
Tennessee
Criminal Justice
News Story
Three Chattanooga men serve as models for plotting a course through life after prison 3/27/2021
Massachusetts
Education
News Story
Educators, lawmakers push for greater funding of Student Opportunity Act 3/27/2021
Georgia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Georgia Senate passes measure blocking local efforts to reduce police funding 3/27/2021
Colorado
State Finances
Op-Ed
Opinion: Using federal COVID stimulus dollars to backfill Colorado's unemployment insurance trust fund is a bad idea 3/27/2021
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid expansion finds a way forward as lawmakers fail to fund 3/26/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Report shows statewide childcare reality 3/26/2021
Rhode Island
Health Care
News Story
Over $500M Coming to RI to Get Kids Safely Back into Classrooms & Support Quality, Affordable Child Care 3/26/2021
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
New Mexico Schools Expand In-Person Learning 3/26/2021
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Millions of dollars to come here due to The American Rescue Plan Act 3/26/2021
Vermont
Equity
News Story
Weiwei Wang and Steph Yu: Reflections on the Atlanta shootings 3/26/2021
Texas
Education
News Story
Joint Letter to U.S. House and Senate Calling for Doubling of the Pell Grant 3/26/2021
Florida
Equity
News Story
'Shameful': Florida House Passes GOP's Anti-Protest Bill 3/26/2021
West Virginia
Health Care
Op-Ed
Jill Kriesky: What harm reduction could save (Opinion) 3/26/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
House income tax plan on verge of passage, while Justice barnstorms for his version 3/25/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Montana lawmakers split on how to best address property taxes 3/25/2021
Michigan
Health Care
Editorial
Michigan needs better child care, as soon as possible 3/25/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Health care reforms could cut Michigan costs for insulin, cancer treatment 3/25/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Sexton says TennCare expansion does not have support in House 3/25/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Over 15,000 deported from NJ in 5 years: Activists demand changes 3/25/2021
Colorado
State Finances
News Story
Fort Collins legislators host town hall on Colorado budget 3/25/2021
Arizona
Equity
News Story
'Time For Talk Is Over': The State Of Black Business In Arizona 3/25/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
FOCUS: County and city expect to receive $17 million in federal Rescue Plan funds 3/25/2021
Florida
State Finances
Op-Ed
DeSantis' anti-peaceful protest bill is bad for basic civil rights, bad for the budget 3/25/2021
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Hunger strike draws attention to workers excluded from COVID-19 relief 3/25/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Competing tax plans get a public airing out in West Virginia 3/24/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
The Economic Impact of COVID in Kentucky 3/24/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Ohio Lawmakers OK Tax Relief For PPP Loans, Unemployment 3/24/2021
Georgia
Equity
News Story
Georgia, Legislative Branch, Voter SuppressionWhat's at Stake in the Wave of Voter Suppression Bills?Carole Levine and Steve Dubb March 24, 2021 Print 3/24/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
State Lawmakers Revive Kentucky's Film Tax Credit 3/24/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
NJ Alliance For Immigrant Justice Launches Fair & Welcoming Platform To Fight for A New Jersey For All 3/24/2021
Michigan
Equity
News Story
Michigan's largest gender wage gap is in two Upper Peninsula Counties 3/24/2021
Michigan
Equity
News Story
MAP: View gender wage gap data by Michigan county 3/24/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Following Biden initiative, FL House Speaker pushes Medicaid expansion for low-income women with new babies 3/24/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Relief bill wrangling ensues as virus count shrinks 3/24/2021
Virginia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Northam signs bill into law eliminating youth incarceration fees 3/24/2021
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
Will the American Rescue Plan Finally Solve America's Food Security Crisis? 3/24/2021
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
UrbanFootprint, Feeding Louisiana and Center for Planning Excellence Release Report on Food Insecurity in the United States Powered by New Food Security Insights Tool 3/24/2021
Ohio
State Finances
Op-Ed
Opinion: 'People's Budget' needed because all Ohioians deserve to thrive 3/24/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Kinship Caregivers Get a Boost in Financial Support 3/24/2021
Michigan
Equity
News Story
Report Examines Gender Wage Gap By Michigan County 3/24/2021
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Michigan business groups oppose drug provisions of GOP health reform plan 3/24/2021
Maine
Taxes
News Story
Maine lawmakers weigh income tax hikes, despite opposition from Mills 3/24/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Lawmakers split on how to best address property taxes 3/24/2021
Arkansas
Education
News Story
More reasons to oppose the school voucher bill 3/23/2021
Pennsylvania
Equity
News Story
How The COVID Economy Crashed On Pennsylvania Women 3/23/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
House Finance chairman says new tax plan has 'wow factor,' but there are complications too 3/23/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Tennessee Republicans open to Medicaid expansion talks as Biden sweetens deal 3/23/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Gov. Beshear vetoes bills shielding legislative records, risking food benefits of children 3/23/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Lawmakers Propose Restoration of Transportation Funding to Pre-Pandemic Levels 3/23/2021
Virginia
Income Support
News Story
How social safety net programs differ by state 3/23/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
How will the child tax credit inside Biden's stimulus package affect rural Ohio? 3/23/2021
Kentucky
Education
News Story
School Choice in Kentucky 3/23/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
Massachusetts Public Colleges Are Withholding Transcripts And Degrees From Thousands Over Unpaid Bills 3/23/2021
Oregon
Taxes
Op-Ed
Opinion: Want to help Oregon landlords? Don't approve tax credit plan 3/23/2021
Idaho
Taxes
Op-Ed
Letters to the editor: Tax cut plan, Puerto Rico, Idaho Freedom Foundation 3/23/2021
Kentucky
State Finances
News Story
Critics Say Austerity Budget Boosts Big Businesses, Sidelines KY Families 3/22/2021
Arkansas
Taxes
News Story
Taxpayer-appeals panel floated 3/22/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Kemp signs bills to cut Georgia income tax, boost foster care credit 3/22/2021
Oklahoma
Taxes
News Story
Tax cut plans could eliminate $100M in education funding 3/22/2021
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Local jobless rate plateaus 3/22/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
Op-Ed
Getting facts straight on PPP taxation - CommonWealth Magazine 3/22/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Income tax break for Georgians passes General Assembly amid opposition 3/22/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Georgia May Start Taxing Digital Products in July 3/22/2021
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Redirecting Tax Expenditures Could Help CO Achieve Equity Goals 3/22/2021
Arizona
Taxes
News Story
Could Federal COVID-19 Relief Affect State Tax Policy? 3/22/2021
New Mexico
Education
News Story
Lottery Scholarship funding measure headed to gov's desk 3/22/2021
New Jersey
Criminal Justice
News Story
Murphy 'open-minded' to more drug decriminalizations 3/22/2021
Oklahoma
Education
News Story
Republicans say education won't be hurt by tax cut plans 3/22/2021
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Report: Addiction epidemic cost WV $11.3 billion in 2019 3/22/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Panel calls for 'paradigm shift' in Virginia school-to-prison pipeline 3/22/2021
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Federal aid, Medicaid expansion top issues for Missouri House Budget Committee 3/22/2021
Georgia
Equity
News Story
It's Complicated podcast: Georgia women stand to gain from changes in public policies and public companies 3/22/2021
Michigan
Taxes
News Story
New tax credit could halve child poverty or keep families afloat 3/22/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid expansion incentives under review 3/22/2021
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Lawmakers discuss bill to restore overtime protection 3/22/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
EAMC leaders welcome possibility of expanding state's Medicaid coverage 3/22/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Gov. Kemp signs bills to cut state income tax, boost foster-care credit 3/22/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
State programs working to address shortage of childcare workers, providers 3/22/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Gov. Brian Kemp signs bills to cut Georgia income tax, boost foster-care credit 3/22/2021
Colorado
State Finances
News Story
Make the federal Rescue Plan tax credits permanent, and expand them to Colorado income taxes too 3/22/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Federal COVID-19 relief funds spark debate in General Assembly 3/21/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Alabama sizing up Medicaid expansion 3/21/2021
West Virginia
Equity
News Story
Panel discusses West Virginia Black policy 3/21/2021
New Hampshire
Health Care
News Story
New Hampshire families continue to fight food insecurity made worse by pandemic 3/21/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Job openings plentiful, workers scarce: 'It's all hands on deck to get people trained' 3/21/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Job openings plentiful, workers scarce: 'It's all hands on deck to get people trained' 3/21/2021
Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Analysis | Federal rescue plan bestows $15 billion windfall in direct aid for region's state and local governments 3/21/2021
Missouri
Taxes
News Story
SJSD promotes tax 'circuit breaker' 3/20/2021
Oklahoma
Taxes
News Story
Fate of $530 million in tax cut bills uncertain in Oklahoma House and Senate 3/20/2021
Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Successes and failures in Virginia's response to the novel coronavirus 3/20/2021
New Hampshire
Health Care
News Story
New Hampshire families continue to fight food insecurity made worse by pandemic 3/20/2021
West Virginia
Health Care
Op-Ed
State Senate ignores science, experts, research 3/20/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Alabama Reviewing Medicaid Expansion Incentives 3/20/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
How will the child tax credit inside Biden's stimulus package affect rural Ohio? 3/19/2021
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
One Year Into Pandemic, Thousands Of Excluded Workers Are Still Begging For Relief 3/19/2021
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Kentucky bill criminalizing taunts against police stalls 3/19/2021
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
KY bill criminalizing taunts against police stalls; changes proposed to no-knock warrant bill 3/19/2021
New Mexico
Education
News Story
Senate Approves Watershed Bill Allowing Voters to Increase Education Funding 3/19/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Experts to Discuss Economic, Housing, Healthcare Disparities Among Communities of[CR-LF] Color at LSU Reilly Center 3/19/2021
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Federal COVID-19 relief funds spark debate in General Assembly 3/19/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Panel Calls for Paradigm Shift in School-To-Prison Pipeline 3/19/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Why landmark American Rescue Plan is a lifeline for Kentuckians 3/18/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Ohio AG responds to criticism of American Rescue Plan lawsuit 3/18/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Income tax break for Georgians passes General Assembly amid opposition 3/18/2021
Arkansas
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Arkansas aims to be No. 1 in cruelty to the unemployed 3/18/2021
Idaho
Taxes
Op-Ed
GOP tax-cutters fly blindly into the mountain 3/18/2021
Pennsylvania
Equity
News Story
How the COVID economy crashed on women 3/18/2021
New Hampshire
State Finances
News Story
Concord police pay, overtime shoot up during pandemic and that's no accident 3/18/2021
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report Finds $3.5B Needed for Aiding Excluded Workers During Pandemic 3/18/2021
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Kentucky judges will now have more say in whether youths go to adult court in gun cases 3/18/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Job Tax Credit Bill Enters Legislature Again 3/18/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
LISTEN: Why Winning The Fight For 15 Can Feel Like Losing 3/18/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Senate considers resolution that could result in personal property tax cuts 3/18/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky would give $15,000 to remote workers under GOP plan 3/18/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Life after COVID-19 3/18/2021
Maryland
Taxes
Op-Ed
Opinion | Big companies are gaming Maryland's tax code. My bill can fix it - and help small businesses. 3/18/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida unlikely to expand Medicaid despite an offer of more money from the feds 3/17/2021
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
House Passes Tax Relief Bill Along Party Lines 3/17/2021
Utah
Taxes
News Story
Utah among 21 states threatening legal action over COVID-19 relief bill and tax cuts 3/17/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
Multimillion-dollar tax gift aimed at helping Seelbach hotel, lawmakers confirm 3/17/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
COVID-19 Takes Significant Toll on Women in the Workforce 3/17/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Increased federal funding renews Medicaid expansion push 3/17/2021
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The Wages of Orthodoxy - American Greatness 3/17/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Food banks, grocers praise extension of federal pandemic benefit 3/17/2021
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
Idaho House ready to dispense its tax-ination shot 3/17/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Virus stimulus package has health coverage boost; Aid should help more than 100K residents in state get insurance 3/17/2021
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The pandemic crushed the poor. Can Colorado make it right? 3/17/2021
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
Idaho bill would use surplus to give wealthiest residents the largest tax cuts 3/17/2021
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
Idaho House approves massive income tax cut and rebate plan 3/17/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Policy Analysts Call For Medicaid, Direct Payments With Federal Relief Money 3/17/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer Program Resumes In The Commonwealth 3/17/2021
West Virginia
Education
News Story
Senate passes ESAs bill, governor lets teacher strike bill be law without signature 3/17/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
KY legislators rushed state tax breaks worth hundreds of millions to Beshear's desk 3/17/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida likely won't expand Medicaid for 800,000 residents 3/17/2021
Michigan
Health Care
Op-Ed
We have opportunity to fix child care 3/17/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Kentucky lawmakers pass bill limiting food benefits for thousands of children 3/17/2021
Oklahoma
Taxes
News Story
Oklahoma House speaker says his tax cut bills don't violate stimulus plan 3/17/2021
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What the new COVID relief package means for Missouri 3/16/2021
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
Louisiana Gov. Edwards to propose spending federal stimulus on infrastructure, tourism, unemployment fund 3/16/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Despite federal prohibition, Georgia Senate panel backs income tax cut 3/16/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
A lifeline for Kentuckians 3/16/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Senate Panel Pushes Georgia Tax Cut Despite Federal Penalty 3/16/2021
Kentucky
Education
News Story
'Dismayed.' Fayette Superintendent voices strong opposition to school choice bill 3/16/2021
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri's $5.4B in new federal pandemic aid includes $1.27B for cities, counties 3/16/2021
Colorado
Equity
News Story
LWV: Racist Roots of our Tax Policies 3/16/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Democrats again call for Alabama Medicaid expansion 3/16/2021
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
Skubick: Disagreements between GOP, Whitmer, could delay federal aid spending 3/16/2021
New Hampshire
Health Care
News Story
NH families continue to fight food insecurity 3/16/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Could the federal stimulus bill bring Medicaid expansion to Alabama? 3/16/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Health policy advisor to speak at League of Women Voters meeting Wednesday 3/16/2021
Arkansas
Education
News Story
School voucher expansion narrowly approved by House Education Committee 3/16/2021
West Virginia
Education
Op-Ed
LETTER: Enhance the Community Development School Pilot Program 3/16/2021
Maryland
Taxes
Op-Ed
Joe Biden to the rescue, and it's low-income families first. The rich will be fine. | COMMENTARY 3/16/2021
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Legislative Oversight And Revenue Shortfalls: Controversy Continues To Surround Justice's CARES Act Plans 3/16/2021
New York
Taxes
News Story
Tax opponents wonder if they still can count on Gov. Cuomo 3/16/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
New COVID-19 Relief Package Could Lift More Than 100,000 Michigan Kids Out of Poverty 3/15/2021
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
St. Louis Will Receive $500 Million In Federal Coronavirus Relief Money - Most In Missouri 3/15/2021
New York
Immigration
News Story
Denied COVID economic relief, N.Y.-based immigrant and excluded workers plan hunger strike 3/15/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
The Millionaire's Tax in a Post-Pandemic Massachusetts 3/15/2021
Washington
Taxes
News Story
"The Impact": Capital gains tax clears Senate; Debating neck restraints, no-knock warrants & police oversight bills 3/15/2021
Virginia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Black And Latino Prisoners Lose Parental Rights At Higher Rates In Connecticut 3/15/2021
Utah
State Finances
News Story
Utah May Have to Return $100 Million in Federal Coronavirus Relief Money Due to State Tax Cuts 3/15/2021
Utah
State Finances
News Story
Tax Cuts Could Mean Utah Has to Return $100M in Federal Aid 3/15/2021
New Mexico
Taxes
Op-Ed
Protect seniors by relieving Social Security tax burden 3/15/2021
Florida
State Finances
News Story
FL Misses Out on Medicaid Funding in COVID-19 Relief Package 3/15/2021
Maryland
Education
Op-Ed
Our best chance to return students to learning 3/15/2021
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Government transparency advocates, media outlets and others urge Beshear to veto bill limiting open records access 3/15/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Children in low-income families stand to gain much from Rescue Act 3/15/2021
Virginia
Taxes
News Story
State to Study Impact of Corporate Tax Avoidance 3/14/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
West Virginia's sales tax would be highest in the nation, with caveats 3/14/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Political Horizons: Broken uneployment system needs help from Washington 3/14/2021
Wisconsin
State Finances
News Story
In advance of state budget hearings, southwest Wisconsin residents share concerns with legislators 3/14/2021
Missouri
State Finances
Op-Ed
Now the real work begins 3/14/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
SB 17 threatens our neighbors and our economic recovery: Will Petrik (Opinion) 3/14/2021
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Relief Bill Has $28M for Region 3/14/2021
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Could Nebraska's proposed tax cuts be blocked by federal COVID relief bill? 3/14/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
A guide to the $6B coming to Maine in the massive stimulus bill 3/13/2021
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
5 ways lawmakers can fix Florida's unemployment system - besides CONNECT 3/13/2021
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Maine senator calls for crackdown on 'snake oil and fine print' payday loans 3/12/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Hiring up in Ohio. But it's a painfully slow recovery. 3/12/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
CT minimum wage hike could lead poor families to 'benefits cliff' 3/12/2021
California
Immigration
News Story
Biden's Rescue Plan Will Be a Huge Benefit for Undocumented Workers 3/12/2021
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
US House approves $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill; Biden to sign measure Friday 3/11/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
With pandemic relief plan, Democrats try to spur Georgia to expand Medicaid 3/11/2021
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Minimum wage hike would reverse 40-year pay stagnation 3/11/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
Editorial
OUR VIEW: Tools available to improve your health 3/11/2021
New Mexico
Taxes
News Story
U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen and Chuck Grassley Introduce Bipartisan Fair Returns for Public Lands Act to Ensure Taxpayers Get Fair Share for Oil and Gas Leasing on Public Lands 3/11/2021
West Virginia
Education
News Story
Questions about cost follow scholarship bill toward legislative passage 3/11/2021
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Anacostia Businesses Were Already In Survival Mode. Then COVID-19 Hit 3/11/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Georgia GOP fumes over Biden spending bill: White House won't tell us 'we can't cut taxes' 3/11/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Why some parents could see up to $3,600 per child under new coronavirus relief bill 3/11/2021
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Top Georgia Republicans rip strings attached to coronavirus relief aid 3/11/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
The story behind the Maine budget deal facing a nail-biter vote today 3/11/2021
Idaho
Equity
Op-Ed
Prying Idaho's urban-rural divide wider 3/11/2021
Pennsylvania
Health Care
News Story
Obamacare aid could mean health insurance benefits for thousands of more Pennsylvanians 3/11/2021
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Ghosts of Obama in this stimulus 3/11/2021
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
Vaccine distrust a challenge to getting Marion prisons protected from COVID-19 3/11/2021
Pennsylvania
State Finances
News Story
Governor Wolf talks 2021 Budget Plan at summit 3/11/2021
Pennsylvania
Taxes
News Story
Budget Research Group Endorses Gov. Wolf's Call To Increase Taxes On State's Top Earners 3/11/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Advocates say at-risk people receiving at-home care need vaccines, too 3/11/2021
New Hampshire
Education
News Story
American Rescue Plan Could Help Prevent State Public Higher Education Cuts 3/10/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Left-leaning group estimates Maine could receive $6 billion from relief bill 3/10/2021
West Virginia
Education
News Story
Teacher Unions: 'We're Under Attack' From Legislature 3/10/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Advocates Prefer Ending School Officer Program To Studying It 3/10/2021
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
Oklahoma incarceration rate among highest in nation 3/10/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
For The Many Members to Testify in Support of Budget that Funds the Recovery 3/10/2021
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
'Golden Voted Against Helping the People of Maine': Meet the One Democrat Who Voted No on Covid Relief Bill 3/10/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Year of COVID: Ohio's Ups and Downs 3/10/2021
Rhode Island
Health Care
News Story
RI's Temporary Caregiver Insurance, so needed during pandemic, needs to expand 3/10/2021
Washington
Equity
Op-Ed
Economic Equity Requires Bold Action From State Legislators 3/10/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
Public Transit Advocates Say There's Not Enough For Bus And Rail In Proposed Budget 3/10/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
'Whole Generations Of Fathers' Lost As COVID-19 Kills Young Latino Men In NJ 3/10/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Advocates say Biden's child tax credits could lift thousands of Louisiana children out of poverty 3/10/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Partnership Brings COVID Vaccine Information to N.J. Residents 3/10/2021
Virginia
Equity
News Story
Legislation Would Expand Some Impact Statements to Include Equity 3/10/2021
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
99% of RI families with kids would benefit by monthly stimulus checks 3/10/2021
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
NM Announces COVID-19 Vaccinations for Teachers, Wants Schools Open ASAP 3/9/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Maine expected to receive billions from Biden's American Rescue Plan 3/9/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Justice's tax bill is officially introduced, governor says to dream big, and questions persist 3/9/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Gov. Whitmer Signs Supplemental Funding for COVID Recovery Plan, Urges Passage of More 3/9/2021
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
FL's minimum wage boost faces a struggle; advocates warn of low-paid workers getting ripped off 3/9/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Relief bill to bring $1.3B in state, local aid to Maine with long-term debate on how to use it 3/9/2021
District of Columbia
State Finances
News Story
One last federal funding push could get Metro out of the woods 3/9/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
How much stimulus money will you get? 3/9/2021
Ohio
Taxes
Op-Ed
Hoppy Kercheval: Justice's tax plan needs more than wishful thinking (Opinion) 3/8/2021
Maryland
Health Care
News Story
Maryland Legislators Need to Pass Family and Medical Leave Act 3/8/2021
Utah
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Utah parents to receive monthly income if stimulus bill passes 3/8/2021
Louisiana
Education
News Story
Tuition in Louisiana nearly doubled since 2008, largest increase of any other state 3/8/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
Advocates Say Ohio's Student Debt Collection Methods are a 'Barrier to Students' 3/8/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Hundreds rally for COVID aid to taxpaying unauthorized immigrants 3/8/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
If You Cut It (WV Income Tax), Will They Come? 3/8/2021
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
Los Angeles vs Washington D.C. In the Anti-Displacement Policy Race 3/8/2021
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Governor goes off on state spending restrictions built into latest federal relief bill 3/8/2021
Michigan
Taxes
News Story
'Huge' COVID stimulus could lift a 117,000 Michigan children out of poverty 3/8/2021
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Bill would help those who got unemployment overpayments 3/8/2021
Washington
Taxes
News Story
Democratic State Senate Sends Capital Gains Tax to House 3/7/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Chattanooga area patients with chronic conditions relieved at newfound COVID-19 vaccine eligibility 3/6/2021
Kentucky
Education
News Story
House Bill 149 aims to bring Education Opportunity Accounts to Kentucky 3/6/2021
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Starting to get down in the weeds – Spring Allergies, but rays of sunshine for Managed Care advocates? - The City Sentinel 3/6/2021
Missouri
Taxes
News Story
Avalara : Missouri bill would complicate local use tax collection for out-of-state online sellers 3/5/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Virginia gets close to legalizing recreational weed as other states eye cannabis tax windfalls 3/5/2021
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Joe Manchin poses a threat to raising the minimum wage, even though 250,000 West Virginians would benefit from the increase 3/5/2021
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Falling through the cracks: pandemic exacts heavy financial toll on Georgians 3/5/2021
New Mexico
Immigration
News Story
Economic and Tax Contributions by Immigrants 3/5/2021
Oregon
Taxes
News Story
Alcohol tax hike would greatly expand addiction treatment in Oregon, but opponents say the state should use existing taxes 3/5/2021
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Ohio advocates want equity on the agenda as state, country cuts carbon 3/5/2021
New Mexico
Criminal Justice
News Story
Penal system measures slowly advance 3/4/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Tax fix for PPP recipients in works; The Baker administration supports tax-amnesty measure for small businesses 3/4/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Gov. Justice Releases Plan To Reduce Personal Income Tax, Outlines Hikes To Make Up For Lost Revenue 3/4/2021
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Florida may use federal COVID relief money to cut unemployment taxes for businesses 3/4/2021
Michigan
Equity
Op-Ed
Steps to tackle economic inequity 3/3/2021
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp bashes federal COVID-19 relief package 3/3/2021
Alabama
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Alabama workers suffer during COVID-19 due to state's systemic failures 3/3/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Democrats' control in Va. produces sweeping changes 3/3/2021
Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Plan to expand child tax credit offers hope, along with direct payments 3/3/2021
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Lawmaker's horse racing play adds HOPE Scholarship boost as carrot 3/3/2021
Wisconsin
State Finances
Op-Ed
WMC wants to keep rigging the system 3/3/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Democrats have controlled Virginia government for two years. Here's what they've done. 3/3/2021
Missouri
State Finances
Op-Ed
Forgiveness in partial doses 3/3/2021
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Meet 2 of the many Mainers whose work has changed during the pandemic 3/3/2021
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
Last week at the General Assembly 3/3/2021
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Some local leaders feel minimum wage increase is not the solution to re-building the economy 3/2/2021
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Opponents fear bill will 'weaken' Kentucky's open records law 3/2/2021
Oregon
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The pandemic exposed shortcomings in Oregon's labor laws. A bill would let workers take matters into their own hands 3/2/2021
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
$1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package bashed by Kemp as backers stress benefits 3/2/2021
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
News Story
One-Third of NC Jobs Lost To COVID-19 Have Not Been Recovered 3/2/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Alabama's Essential Workers Lack Access to Basic Health Care, Services, Report Says - Youth Today 3/1/2021
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Despite a growing need, helping West Virginia's hungry not a priority as Legislature session continues 3/1/2021
Virginia
Equity
News Story
The Cornerstone for Black Studies in the Commonwealth 3/1/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
GT County Commissioners To Discuss Rules For Raising Own Wages, Eviction/911 Resolutions 3/1/2021
Utah
Taxes
Op-Ed
The high price of lower taxes in Utah 3/1/2021
Virginia
Equity
News Story
Virginia Doubles-Down on PPP, Potentially Harming Black-Owned Businesses 3/1/2021
Texas
Education
News Story
Young students return to Las Vegas public schools 3/1/2021
Washington
Taxes
News Story
WA Democrats push for capital gains tax in a year when 'tax' doesn't seem like a bad word 3/1/2021
Florida
Taxes
News Story
Carlos Smith, progressives seek legislative role in COVID relief 3/1/2021
Wisconsin
Taxes
News Story
Gov. Tony Evers' budget allows 0.5% increase in sales tax, addresses concerns from municipalities 3/1/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Cover Alabama Coalition Director: Why Medicaid Expansion Hasn't Been a Priority - Youth Today 3/1/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
In Alabama, State Legislators (In Private), Republicans Agree Medicaid Expansion Needed More Than Ever - Youth Today 3/1/2021
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Justice proposes pouring federal relief in 'bucket' while touting income tax cut. Can he do that? 2/28/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
Editorial
Our Views: On tax reform, the blueprint is done, but can the House (and Senate) build on it? 2/28/2021
Utah
Taxes
News Story
Utah lawmakers opted for a tax break for the well-off instead of helping the working-class 2/28/2021
Pennsylvania
N/A
News Story
Racist "Zoom-bombing" under investigation 2/28/2021
Kentucky
Equity
Op-Ed
The New Jim Crow and decarceration 2/27/2021
Michigan
Taxes
News Story
'Until you experience that, you just don't know how bad it is' 2/27/2021
Idaho
Equity
Op-Ed
Cheers & Jeers: Singing the blues 2/26/2021
Utah
Equity
News Story
Black kids in Utah are arrested at 8 times their share of the population. This bill suggests a way to possibly change that. 2/26/2021
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
As Kanawha faces an HIV outbreak, legislation would make running harm reduction programs that could help more difficult 2/26/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
New Jersey Leaders Applaud Governor Murphy's Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Proposal 2/26/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Solutions sought to ease student loan debt burden on Georgians 2/26/2021
Florida
Taxes
News Story
'Sham Transactions' Trigger States to Crack Down on Tax Havens 2/26/2021
Wisconsin
Taxes
News Story
GOP bill would redirect some of state sales tax revenue toward state transportation fund 2/26/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Advocates, activities say social needs need more funding 2/26/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
State Says No Data Stolen In Unemployment System Hack 2/26/2021
Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Senate OKs paid sick leave bill for home health aides; Senate advances paid sick leave bill for home health aides after removing other essential workers originally included 2/25/2021
Arizona
Taxes
News Story
Bill could stymie education tax 2/25/2021
Virginia
Equity
News Story
Vaccine priorities still hinder Blacks and Latinos; Vaccine eligibility prioritizes residents 65 and up. In Richmond, only 5% of Latinos are in that age group 2/25/2021
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
Editorial Roundup: Idaho 2/25/2021
Florida
State Finances
News Story
Another Florida 'combined reporting' bill filed – but this year, by a Republican 2/25/2021
Pennsylvania
Taxes
News Story
Fact-checking Gov. Tom Wolf's statement that Pa. is the only state without a natural gas severance t 2/25/2021
Florida
Taxes
News Story
Breaking from big business, some Florida Republicans call for closing corporate tax loopholes 2/25/2021
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
President's COVID-19 Relief Bill Means Millions In Direct Aid To Georgia Cities 2/25/2021
Montana
State Finances
News Story
Montana Indian Language Program funding restored in state budget 2/25/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
The pandemic exposed fault lines for rural Alabama. Advocates hope change is coming. 2/25/2021
Oregon
Taxes
Editorial
Legislators shouldn't make the call on the kicker, voters should 2/25/2021
New Mexico
Equity
News Story
House Democratic leader blasts independent redistricting 2/25/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Virginia Budget May Underfund Poor Schools, Overfund Rich Ones 2/25/2021
Maine
Equity
News Story
Advocates worried about racial disparities in Maine's COVID-19 vaccine rollout 2/25/2021
Arizona
Education
News Story
State Senate to vote on bill that could impact how much money Prop 208 raises for public education 2/25/2021
Alabama
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Low-wage Birmingham workers struggling in pandemic, study shows 2/25/2021
Arizona
Taxes
News Story
Arizona bill to let some business owners avoid voter-approved tax for education 2/25/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
LABI goes hunting for tax reform 2/24/2021
Pennsylvania
Taxes
News Story
Does Pa. alone lack gas severance tax?; Gov. Tom Wolf wants to add a levy on drilling to fund infrastructure improvements and jobs. 2/24/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
House GOP Resumes Tax-Cut Push as Georgia Finances Rebound 2/24/2021
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Does Vermont need to raise the minimum wage? 2/24/2021
Kentucky
Equity
Op-Ed
Guest columnist: Kentucky lawmakers can meet the moment with racial equity policies 2/24/2021
District of Columbia
State Finances
News Story
An amendment 4 years in the making, with massive implications for affordable housing in DC, to be voted on in March 2/24/2021
Arizona
Taxes
News Story
Bill would give businesses path to avoid education tax 2/24/2021
Oregon
Taxes
News Story
Bovine manure tax credit encounters opposition 2/24/2021
Virginia
Equity
News Story
Equity in Virginia School Funding 2/24/2021
Arizona
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The pandemic has hurt Arizona's families. Will Republicans finally make them a priority? 2/24/2021
Kentucky
N/A
News Story
Renters Burden Causes Bowling Green Affordable Housing Shortage 2/24/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Missoula, Bozeman officials testify in favor of local option sales tax on luxury items 2/24/2021
Oregon
Health Care
News Story
Oregon could see a 'kicker' despite pandemic's toll 2/24/2021
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Statewide organization that looks after Utah kids and families sees a boon in virtual legislative session 2/24/2021
Massachusetts
Immigration
News Story
Farley-Bouvier, coalition renew push for driver's license bill for undocumented in state 2/24/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
N.J. might see legal weed sales in 2021, but Murphy's budget doesn't expect any tax dollars 2/23/2021
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri in line for $4.5 billion from federal stimulus bill 2/23/2021
New Jersey
Education
News Story
Why Aren't There More Black Teachers? 2/23/2021
California
Immigration
News Story
California considers stimulus for undocumented workers left out of federal aid 2/23/2021
Maryland
Immigration
Op-Ed
Opinion: Immigration Status Should Not Be a Barrier to Working Family Tax Credits – Maryland Matters 2/23/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
NJPP: Gov. Murphy's Budget Makes Big Investments to Fund Pandemic Recovery 2/23/2021
Massachusetts
Immigration
News Story
Lawmakers renew push to allow undocumented immigrants to obtain Massachusetts driver's licenses 2/23/2021
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
Revenue for RI kicks off campaign to tax the one percent 2/23/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
COVID pandemic shows Alabama should expand Medicaid, study says 2/23/2021
New York
Taxes
News Story
Unions, nonprofits push NY to drop Opportunity Zone tax break 2/23/2021
Massachusetts
Immigration
News Story
Some Mass. lawmakers optimistic about driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants 2/23/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
The state of Maine's budget debate ahead of Janet Mills' virtual speech 2/23/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
No tax hikes, big money for pensions, $500 rebates Legal weed not expected to be quick cash crop Murphy, who borrowed big a few months ago, proposes N.J. make first full pension contribution in a quarter century It could take months for N.J. 2/23/2021
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
There's a 'White Rage' discussion at LSU, and one legislator says he's concerned 2/22/2021
Minnesota
Taxes
News Story
Survey shows broad support among Minnesotans for highest earners to pay more taxes. 2/22/2021
New Jersey
Criminal Justice
News Story
ABOLISH THE DRUG WAR COALITION APPLAUDS NJ's PASSAGE OF CANNABIS LEGALIZATION BILL 2/22/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
For The Many Calls on Gov. Murphy and Lawmakers to Fund the Recovery in FY 2022 Budget 2/22/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Coalition of Activists Wants Murphy to Tackle Progressive Issues in Budget 2/22/2021
Arkansas
Taxes
News Story
Covid-aid exemption to get look; House also set to weigh 2 tax bills on jobless benefits 2/22/2021
New Hampshire
Work Support and Wages
News Story
When Seacoast restaurant workers can't pay bills, The Industry Guild steps up to help 2/22/2021
Pennsylvania
Taxes
News Story
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf floats natural gas tax to pay for $3 billion pandemic recovery plan 2/22/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Clock ticks as feds threaten to remove work requirement from Georgia's partial Medicaid expansion 2/22/2021
Washington
Criminal Justice
News Story
Bill To Replace 'Driving While Poor' Law Moves Through State Senate 2/22/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
W.Va. lawmakers claim eliminating the income tax will drive growth. Economists disagree 2/22/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
WKYT Investigates | Kentucky's antiquated unemployment system 2/22/2021
Arkansas
Taxes
News Story
Covid-aid exemption to get look House also set to weigh 2 tax bills on jobless benefits 2/22/2021
Arizona
Education
News Story
Arizona continues to trail other states in higher-ed support 2/22/2021
Washington
Taxes
News Story
'It's sleazy': Local legislators, community leaders voice discontent with capital gains tax bill 2/22/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Liberal wishes for Murphy budget: Hike sales, business, estate tax 2/22/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Virginia Senate Rejects Farm Worker Minimum Wage Bill 2/22/2021
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Utah Health Agencies Aim To Improve Rate of Maternal Mental Health Screenings 2/22/2021
Georgia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Georgia Groups Grade New Cobb County Sheriff 50 Days In | Atlanta Daily World 2/21/2021
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
Louisiana's dependence on federal aid leaves budget picture unclear 2/21/2021
Oklahoma
N/A
News Story
Political notebook: Oklahoma lawmakers target civil disobedience 2/21/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
Editorial
Nellie Bly Scholarship a step in the right direction in lowering college costs 2/21/2021
Wisconsin
State Finances
News Story
Tony Evers' budget takes nearly $2 billion chunk out of state's improving financial situation 2/20/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Don't Shift Taxes to the Poor 2/20/2021
Maine
Equity
News Story
First woman of color crowned Miss Maine supporting black-owned businesses in Maine during Black History Month 2/20/2021
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
New Mexico lawmakers hear from experts on child well being 2/19/2021
Ohio
Education
News Story
Impact Of COVID-19 On College Enrollment 2/19/2021
Oregon
Taxes
Op-Ed
Oregon Business - Opinion: Why Tax Transparency Benefits Businesses 2/19/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
MI Newswire - MSHDA convenes strategic council to improve housing in Michigan 2/19/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Clock ticks as feds threaten to remove work requirement from Georgia's partial Medicaid expansion 2/19/2021
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
Louisiana's dependence on federal aid leaves budget picture unclear 2/19/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Floridians can sign up for Affordable Care Act health insurance up until May 15 2/19/2021
Connecticut
Health Care
News Story
Status Of Insurance Program For Children Remains In Question 2/19/2021
Connecticut
Health Care
News Story
Health Care By The Numbers: Gathering Data On Racial Disparities 2/19/2021
Arizona
Education
News Story
Arizona continues to trail other states in higher-ed support 2/19/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
School Discipline Reform Will Be on General Assembly Docket 2/19/2021
New Mexico
Taxes
Op-Ed
Your Social Security benefits are mostly un-taxed income 2/19/2021
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Editorial Roundup: New England 2/19/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
MI Newswire - State task force urges new state policies to tackle root causes of poverty, bring opportunity to more Michiganders 2/18/2021
Utah
Income Support
News Story
Bill could end Social Security tax for Utah retirees making less than $50K 2/18/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Dems pitch wealth tax despite pledge for no new taxes by House leadership 2/18/2021
Massachusetts
Equity
News Story
Analysis: Bay State's EV Rebate Program Overwhelmingly Benefits Wealthy Suburbanites 2/18/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Where states are boosting or slashing higher ed funding amid the pandemic 2/18/2021
Maine
Equity
News Story
Committee endorses bill to require racial impact statements in all state legislation 2/18/2021
California
Immigration
News Story
California Considers Stimulus for Undocumented Workers Left Out of Federal Aid 2/18/2021
Louisiana
Education
News Story
Quick hits: Louisiana news briefs for Thursday, Feb. 18 2/18/2021
New Hampshire
State Finances
News Story
Why isn't food insecurity among governor's budget priorities? 2/18/2021
Colorado
Immigration
News Story
Report Shows Positive Financial Impact of Immigrant Legal Defense Fund 2/18/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Cost of college in Pennsylvania is rising while state funding is decreasing 2/18/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Could legalized gambling in Alabama be the cure for what ails rural health care? 2/18/2021
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
Halfway there: Lawmakers hit crucial stretch 2/18/2021
Arizona
Education
News Story
Report: Arizona continues to trail other states in higher-ed support 2/18/2021
Montana
State Finances
News Story
Shaping Budget and Tax Policies - Flathead Beacon 2/18/2021
Rhode Island
State Finances
News Story
Budget clash could clarify voters' choices 2/18/2021
New Jersey
Education
News Story
A drain or a boon? 2/17/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Pennsylvania ranks among worst states in funding higher education, student loan debt 2/17/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Think Michigan Babies Set to Halt Barriers to Low-Income Families 2/17/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Pa. ranked 6th worst for Higher Ed funding; Democrats push proposals to help students in debt 2/17/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
43% of Michiganders are too poor to afford basic necessities of life, report finds 2/17/2021
Michigan
State Finances
Op-Ed
Budget tackles pressing needs 2/17/2021
Kentucky
State Finances
News Story
Ohio Valley Economists Weigh In On Biden's Recovery Plan 2/17/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
These steps could help lift Michiganders out of poverty 2/17/2021
District of Columbia
Health Care
News Story
NY gov details cannabis plan changes (Newsletter: February 17, 2021) 2/17/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
Kentucky Downs looks to expand into Warren County 2/17/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Governors propose cuts, increases and other changes for higher ed funding, depending on the state 2/17/2021
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Utahns have another chance to enroll in Affordable Care Act marketplace 2/17/2021
District of Columbia
Criminal Justice
News Story
ACLU-DC Sues D.C. Police Over Stop and Frisk Data. Again. 2/17/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Think Tank Calls For Income Tax On Corporate Profits 2/17/2021
Wisconsin
Taxes
News Story
Wisconsin lawmakers approve waiving businesses' taxes on coronavirus aid | Superior Telegram 2/17/2021
Missouri
Equity
News Story
Missouri lawmakers consider making ballot initiatives harder for voters to pass 2/17/2021
Florida
State Finances
Op-Ed
Court fines help fund Florida government, but harm Floridians 2/16/2021
New York
Taxes
News Story
Fiscal Policy Institute Talks Taxes, Budget 2/16/2021
Montana
State Finances
News Story
Montana preparing to distribute millions in fed rental assistance 2/16/2021
West Virginia
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Criminal justice reform advocates push support proposals this session 2/15/2021
Washington
Taxes
Op-Ed
The Choice Is Clear for Washington Democrats: Pass Progressive Taxes or Perpetuate a Racist Tax Code 2/15/2021
Montana
State Finances
News Story
As Montanans' demand for mental health care soars, budget ax set to strike 2/15/2021
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
West Virginians are begging Gov. Jim Justice for economic aid. He's sitting on $665 million that could help 2/14/2021
New Jersey
Education
News Story
NJ must support unauthorized immigrants in pandemic 2/13/2021
Arizona
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Arizona has money, lacks ambition, to solve its pandemic problems 2/13/2021
Wisconsin
Taxes
Op-Ed
Tony Evers budget would allow counties, some cities additional sales tax 2/12/2021
New York
Immigration
News Story
Economists Push Biden On Path To Citizenship For Undocumented Immigrants 2/12/2021
New Jersey
Education
News Story
A new idea on mandatory minimum sentences 2/12/2021
Florida
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Fines and fees help fund Florida but harm many Floridians | Opinion 2/12/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Fred Albert: Justice's 'paradise' not the WV children deserve (Opinion) 2/12/2021
Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Virginia's House and Senate pass competing state budget plans 2/12/2021
Michigan
Income Support
News Story
150k Michigan families would be eligible for child care subsidies under Whitmer's budget 2/12/2021
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
DC task force recommends major investments in affordable housing to prevent crime 2/12/2021
New Mexico
Immigration
News Story
New Mexico nonprofit seeks pandemic aid for migrants 2/11/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Joseph Wyatt: History shows income tax repeal a bad idea (Opinion) 2/11/2021
Virginia
Income Support
Op-Ed
A safety net should not be set up at the floor 2/11/2021
Rhode Island
Taxes
Editorial
Coalition to future Governor McKee: Tax the rich and invest in housing, economic justice and decarceration 2/11/2021
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Processing error leaves cancer patient with $10K out-of-network bill 2/11/2021
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Reed: Paid Family Medical Leave Has Momentum & Can Help Improve Public Health & the U.S. Economy 2/11/2021
West Virginia
State Finances
Op-Ed
Legislators may assert more authority over federal emergency appropriations 2/11/2021
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Legislation on Utah's Capitol Hill aims at closing health insurance gap for kids 2/10/2021
Washington
State Finances
Op-Ed
Washington's Children Shouldn't Have to Relive Our Past Mistakes 2/10/2021
Michigan
Taxes
News Story
Phasing out income-tax revenue a dangerous game 2/10/2021
Pennsylvania
N/A
News Story
Pennsylvania's Tom Wolf pitches path to $15 minimum wage as Congress considers national jump 2/10/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Brace yourselves. More voucher bills on state agenda 2/10/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid expansion is key to combating state budget deficit 2/10/2021
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The Effects of Generational Poverty 2/10/2021
New York
Taxes
News Story
Report: Taxing Rich Can Spur Recovery in New York 2/10/2021
West Virginia
Education
News Story
GOP plan: W.Va. tax cuts favor the wealthy, help private schools 2/10/2021
Ohio
N/A
News Story
Ohio lawmakers introduce bills to keep businesses from paying state taxes on PPP loans 2/9/2021
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
West Virginia Has Everyone's Attention. What Does It Need? 2/9/2021
West Virginia
Criminal Justice
News Story
W.Va. Lawmakers, Advocates Talk Criminal Justice Reform Ahead Of Session 2/9/2021
West Virginia
Education
Op-Ed
Mary Lickert: Questions for the Legislature as session starts (Opinion) 2/9/2021
Tennessee
Criminal Justice
News Story
Mountain of Fees, Fines Trap TN Residents in Justice System 2/9/2021
Wisconsin
Taxes
News Story
Wisconsin Budget Project: Wisconsin needs an equitable tax system 2/9/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
WV Bid to Abolish Income Tax Called "Devastating" to Children 2/9/2021
Florida
Taxes
Op-Ed
Florida should close tax loopholes for corporations 2/9/2021
Wisconsin
Health Care
News Story
4 GOPers explain why they voted against ending mask order; Vaccination exemptions blasted 2/8/2021
Utah
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Robert Gehrke It's time for Utah to set its own minimum wage 2/8/2021
Tennessee
Education
News Story
Educators Push for More Funding 2/8/2021
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Bills would offer tax relief for Nebraskans 2/8/2021
Kentucky
Education
News Story
Anna Baumann: Voucher would drain much-needed resources from Kentucky's public schools 2/8/2021
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Tremendous fight' looms in Florida over excluding 'hard-to-hire' workers from the minimum wage 2/8/2021
Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Senate bill would incentivize Medicaid expansion nationwide 2/7/2021
Tennessee
State Finances
News Story
Amid huge state revenue surplus, Tennessee teachers urge Gov. Lee to go big on K-12 support 2/7/2021
New York
Immigration
News Story
Immigrants in U.S. illegally cautiously optimistic about Biden path to citizenship plan 2/7/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Dividing Lines': How Norfolk ended school segregation - then created it again 2/7/2021
Montana
State Finances
News Story
Governor's tax policies hitting state Legislature 2/7/2021
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
New Mexico Releases Data on Child Poverty and Welfare 2/7/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Michigan House wants to release federal COVID emergency funds for families in installments 2/6/2021
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Gov. Ricketts, Sen. Stinner spar over maneuver to trigger additional property tax relief 2/6/2021
Tennessee
State Finances
News Story
Cooper: Consumer spending, tax revenues put Tennessee in better financial shape than most states 2/6/2021
Virginia
State Finances
News Story
House OKs business tax relief, setting up faceoff with Senate; House adopts narrow tax benefit for businesses, setting up showdown with Senate 2/6/2021
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Santa Fe families continue to battle hunger 2/6/2021
Wisconsin
State Finances
Op-Ed
Wisconsin's Act 10 has produced labor savings, but at a cost 2/5/2021
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic Exposes Social Disparities Inside Appalachia 2/5/2021
West Virginia
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Nigel Jeffries: Release on recognizance has failed (Opinion) 2/5/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Some Virginia school systems say they'll lose out under enrollment loss funding formula 2/5/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio's unemployed grow desperate as they wait for jobless benefits to resume 2/5/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Tax system revamp for Louisiana is in the works with one overall goal: lowering rates 2/5/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Tribes say Montana tax proposal disrespects sovereignty 2/5/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Valley ReSource Updates Kentucky COVID Data Tracker 2/5/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Georgia's new senators back incentive bill for Medicaid expansion 2/5/2021
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
New Mexico child well-being had improved, but the pandemic brought setbacks 2/4/2021
Florida
Immigration
News Story
New Ad Campaign Aimed At Biden Shows Difficulties Undocumented Families Have Faced Amid Pandemic 2/4/2021
Vermont
Health Care
News Story
VRN: Human nature and COVID, red v. gray foxes, resistance to antibiotics 2/3/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Carrying Betsy DeVos' Torch: More States Push Voucher Programs 2/3/2021
Virginia
Immigration
News Story
2021 General Assembly Live: Ongoing Coverage 2/2/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New coalition looking to end the War on Drugs 2/2/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Program to help Michigan renters avoid eviction on hold until Legislature approves funding 2/2/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
State lawmakers want check on return from Georgia's billions in tax breaks 2/2/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
State is years behind in reporting on Medicaid program quality 2/2/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
COVID-19's effect on public's role in NJ governance | NJ Spotlight News 2/1/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
Op-Ed
Why men should support expanding access to abortion 2/1/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
With lawmakers poised to act, groups want higher tax rate on HHR slots 2/1/2021
Kentucky
Education
News Story
Critics Say Kentucky Voucher Plan Would Siphon Funds from Public Schools 2/1/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
Coalition says Kentucky should raise taxes on slot-like gaming 2/1/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
House advances abortion bills, city sales taxes, Sanctuary City debate heats up & more 2/1/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Letter to the editor: Prospering states do so without income tax 1/31/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
It's time for Ohio's lawmakers to focus on the people: Wendy Patton (Opinion) 1/31/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Bozeman is pushing for a local option sales tax again. No one has high hopes about its prospects. 1/31/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Whitmer, GOP legislature compete over COVID relief funding 1/31/2021
Vermont
State Finances
News Story
Scott wants lawmakers to take the lead on looming pension problem 1/30/2021
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Bill to help restaurants and workers advances 1/30/2021
Georgia
Equity
Op-Ed
Opinion: Ga. lawmakers must put people first for an equitable recovery 1/30/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Watch Out Poor & Middle Class! Gas Taxes May Soon Increase! 1/30/2021
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New Mexico bill would remove minimum wage exemption for high schoolers 1/30/2021
Oklahoma
Education
News Story
Senate Committee Advances Bill To Limit Governor's Ability To Oust Education Board Members 1/29/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New Ohio jobless claims hit 10-month high, showing state's economy remains in a coronavirus slump 1/28/2021
Massachusetts
Education
News Story
School advocates call Baker's funding proposal inadequate  - CommonWealth Magazine 1/28/2021
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Baker budget tapping reserves 1/28/2021
Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Warner bill would expand access to affordable healthcare coverage 1/28/2021
Ohio
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Ohio's statewide COVID-19 response failed incarcerated Ohioans 1/28/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
Op-Ed
Letters: Don't forget earned-income credit, that helps the poor who work hard for a living 1/28/2021
Maine
Taxes
News Story
Janet Mills has handed Republicans their 1st tax victory over her 1/28/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Warner & Kaine Join Colleagues in Introducing Bill to Raise the Minimum Wage 1/28/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Gas Taxes May Soon Increase. Here's Why That's Especially Bad News for the Poor and Middle Class 1/28/2021
Kansas
Taxes
News Story
The Heavy Cost of an Empty Campus 1/28/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Advancing Health Care Affordability Efforts 1/28/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
$15 minimum wage tough sell 1/28/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New legislative bid seeks to raise Ohio's minimum wage 1/28/2021
Maine
Taxes
Op-Ed
Maine Center for Economic Policy: No Double-Dip Tax Breaks for Businesses That Received PPP Grants 1/28/2021
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Baker budgeting based on COVID-19 lessons 1/28/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Advocates For Social Services And Education Say It's Time To Tap Ohio's Rainy-Day Fund - WOUB Public Media 1/28/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Non-profit groups take different stances on Governor Whitmer's COVID-19 policies 1/28/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Reactions pour in after State of the State address 1/28/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Advocates For Social Services And Education Say It's Time To Tap Ohio's Rainy-Day Fund 1/28/2021
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
D.C. Residents Want Biden's Support to Battle City Woes 1/27/2021
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Proposed lid on spending of Nebraska's property taxes draws fire from local governments 1/27/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
COVID-19 Vaccine Information Town Hall This Saturday at 11 AM 1/27/2021
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri budget brimming with cash as Gov. Parson rolls out annual spending plan 1/27/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
"Day Care Deserts." A look into KY's dramatic decrease in child care options. 1/27/2021
Vermont
State Finances
News Story
Legislative leaders react to Gov. Phil Scott's budget proposal 1/27/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Audits for Georgia tax breaks revived in General Assembly session 1/27/2021
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Arguments over $15 minimum wage persist as Biden pushes COVID economic rescue plan 1/27/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Congressman Hank Johnson sets virtual vaccine information town hall Jan. 30 1/27/2021
Arizona
Education
News Story
Judge rejects two claims in Prop. 208 lawsuits 1/27/2021
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Texas could see Medicaid funding boost under public health emergency to be extended through 2021 1/27/2021
Alabama
Equity
News Story
The Pandemic Reveals Racial Gaps in School Meal Access 1/27/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Montana Lawmakers Consider Local Option Sales Tax Bill 1/27/2021
Virginia
State Finances
Op-Ed
Standards of Quality discussion has to be rooted in achieving better results 1/26/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Amid deadly pandemic, Georgia not increasing public-health spending 1/26/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Democrats to Introduce Bill Raising Minimum Wage to $15 1/26/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Gianforte's First Budget Outlines Tax Cuts, Spending Increases And Deficit 1/26/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
DeWine Orders $390 Million In Budget Cuts, Adds Funding For Education 1/26/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
How chronic underfunding fueled Georgia's Covid-19 vaccine woes 1/26/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New Legislative Bid for $15 Minimum Wage in Ohio 1/26/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Guest columnist: Lawmakers should strengthen economic recovery through much-needed relief 1/26/2021
Maryland
Taxes
News Story
Maryland Governor's Budget Includes Tax Relief for Retirees 1/26/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Lawmakers pushing Ohio minimum wage hike; study shows significant business impact 1/26/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
DeWine Orders $390 Million Ohio Budget Cut, But Adds Money For Education - WOUB Public Media 1/25/2021
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Lawmakers Must Stabilize Revenue Streams and Send More Help to Struggling Families - New Mexico In Depth 1/25/2021
Maine
Taxes
News Story
Mills' budget proposal would tax Paycheck Protection Program funds as income 1/25/2021
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Save Our Storefronts – The Fight For Rent Relief For Small Businesses One Story At A Time 1/25/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Study Finds Ohio Should Reinstate Corporate Income Tax 1/25/2021
Alabama
Income Support
News Story
Biden's executive orders on food stamps won't spur immediate changes 1/25/2021
Texas
Education
Editorial
Editorial: Biden must keep his promise to HBCUs. Fair funding benefits us all. 1/25/2021
Texas
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Essential workers in Texas looking for a raise? Maybe Washington will step up 1/24/2021
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Early state data point to higher vaccination rates among whites than other groups 1/24/2021
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
A just pandemic recovery would grow N.C.'s abundance by sharing it 1/24/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Hufstetler to examine state tax credits as Georgia lawmakers feel pressure to raise spending 1/24/2021
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Portland businesses struggle to keep up with new $18 hazard pay 1/24/2021
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Baker Budget To Fund 2019 School Reform Law 1/23/2021
New Mexico
State Finances
Op-Ed
Austerity won't help New Mexico's children 1/23/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Rick Wilson: Eliminating WV income tax would be disastrous 1/23/2021
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Pressure to Raise Spending Clear in Georgia Budget Talks 1/23/2021
Colorado
Immigration
News Story
THE BIDEN AGENDA | Colorado will feel administration's moves on immigration, COVID, climate 1/23/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Trump administration's $1.5 billion healthcare gift may hurt push for Medicaid expansion 1/22/2021
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
COVID-19 pandemic worsens housing disparities in Boston 1/22/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Employers face 'staggering' hike in unemployment taxes 1/22/2021
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Strategies To Build Worker Power in Maine 1/22/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Longer eviction ban, Biden executive orders draw sighs of short-term relief in New Orleans area 1/22/2021
Idaho
State Finances
News Story
Boasting bigger pocketbooks, Idaho budget chief touts tax relief, infrastructure plans 1/22/2021
Maine
Education
News Story
A third of Maine student loan borrowers could have debt eliminated under Biden plan 1/21/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
West Virginia Governor's Income Tax Elimination Plan Is Met With Misinformation & Misdirection 1/21/2021
Oregon
Equity
News Story
Oregon faces legal challenges after establishing blacks-only COVID-19 relief fund 1/21/2021
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
THE BIDEN AGENDA | Executive actions on climate draw cheers, warnings across Colorado 1/21/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Latest COVID-19 package contains necessary relief, but Congress must do more 1/21/2021
New Hampshire
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Optimistic outlook for NH economy – with caveats 1/21/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Georgia's slow COVID vaccine rollout exposes broad public health shortfall 1/20/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Editorial
Whitmer continues attack on virus 1/20/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Promoting rural broadband with tax breaks 1/20/2021
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers School of Public Health Lead Pledge Declaring that Racism is a Public Health Crisis 1/20/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Changes Ohioans, and Americans, may feel in President Biden's first 100 days 1/20/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Study Says Ohio Needs to Reinstate Corporate Income Tax 1/20/2021
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
What Will The Next Year Look Like For W.Va.'s Economy? 1/20/2021
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
State officials forcing public to choose between health, government participation 1/20/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Budget, policy panel: 'Inexplicable' to consider income tax cuts during pandemic, recession 1/20/2021
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
President-elect Biden's COVID plan includes tax cuts for parents 1/19/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Sen. Brown urged to push Appalachian infrastructure support 1/19/2021
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
Proposed tax credit for low- and middle-income families in Connecticut could provide up to $1,800 in relief 1/19/2021
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
Proposal would give CT poor, middle class families largest tax break in years 1/19/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Kemp to Use $5M in Virus Aid to Help Students Finish College 1/19/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Advocates weigh in on pros and cons of proposed $15 minimum wage hike 1/19/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Biden 15 dollar minimum wage proposal sparks debate 1/18/2021
Oklahoma
Equity
Op-Ed
Column: Making a difference takes preparation 1/18/2021
Vermont
Taxes
News Story
Tax commission recommends using income tax to fund education 1/18/2021
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
W.Va. officials want to cut the income tax, but it’s a big budget challenge 1/18/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
W.Va. officials want to cut the income tax, but it's a big budget challenge 1/17/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Statehouse Beat: There GOP goes again on income taxes 1/16/2021
Connecticut
Equity
Op-Ed
Susan Campbell: New training for real estate agents should improve home ownership equity in CT 1/16/2021
Michigan
Taxes
News Story
Michigan's projected tax revenue more than $2B more than expected. 1/16/2021
New Hampshire
Work Support and Wages
News Story
With increase in Vt. and federal push from Biden, NH's minimum wage in the spotlight 1/16/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Legislature passes Medicaid block grant 1/16/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Senate approves Medicaid block grant, paves path for House 1/15/2021
New Mexico
State Finances
News Story
New Mexico holds final sale of federal land to oil and gas under Trump administration 1/15/2021
Tennessee
Criminal Justice
News Story
Sycamore Institute Report Examines the Cost of Criminal Justice 1/15/2021
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Remove outdated regulations to provide more access & options for Texas patients 1/15/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky Residents Still Have Questions About Unemployment Benefits 1/15/2021
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Biden's wage hike plan reignites debate in Louisiana, 'Very long overdue' 1/15/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Years of budget cuts may be making it harder for state to distribute COVID-19 vaccine, experts say 1/15/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Who directly benefits from Gianforte tax cuts? 1/15/2021
Maryland
Taxes
Op-Ed
Here's how to make Maryland's tax system fairer this year | COMMENTARY 1/14/2021
California
Work Support and Wages
News Story
These Californians don't get stimulus checks - why advocates want Newsom to do more for them 1/14/2021
New Mexico
State Finances
News Story
Trump administration set for its last auction of U.S. oil drilling rights 1/14/2021
California
State Finances
News Story
The Budget Crisis Testing Blue State Liberalism 1/14/2021
Washington
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New revenue would boost state GDP, add 66,000 new jobs 1/14/2021
Washington
State Finances
News Story
Public Investments Key to WA Governor's Recovery Vision 1/14/2021
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Funding to feed families during the pandemic 1/14/2021
Idaho
Taxes
Op-Ed
No greater guarantee than rising school taxes 1/13/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohioans Need Bridge to Recovery, Not Just a Step 1/13/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Private school vouchers back on the state legislative agenda 1/13/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
State of the State: Democrats, progressives loved it … Republicans, business groups not so much 1/13/2021
Maryland
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Hogan's stimulus check proposal could miss thousands of low-income Marylanders 1/13/2021
New Mexico
State Finances
News Story
New Mexico's Economists: "Like It or Not, We're at the Tail End of the Fossil Fuel Age." 1/12/2021
New Mexico
Education
News Story
Poll: NM Voters Support Boost to Early-Education Funding 1/12/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
NJPP Applauds Gov. Murphy for Rejecting Austerity 1/12/2021
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
COVID concerns pair with budget constraints as schools brace for 2021 1/12/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
140,000 Jobs Lost in December, Largest Drop Since Spring 1/12/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey Cannabis Legalization Deal Implodes 1/12/2021
Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Analysis | Biden's goal, 'Build Back Better,' is also Democrats' aim in Virginia and Maryland 1/11/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
WTOC Investigates: Declining Enrollment 1/11/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
Op-Ed
A 2021 wish for better transparency in Trenton 1/11/2021
Kentucky
State Finances
News Story
KY jailer concerned over proposed budget cuts, policy expert weighs in 1/11/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Gov. Mills' proposed budget analyzed 1/11/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Tennessee's Medicaid block grant waiver approved by federal government 1/11/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Marijuana legalization collapses 1/10/2021
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
Environmental Public Health Group Became Program Of New Mexico Voices For Children Jan. 1 1/10/2021
New York
State Finances
News Story
History repeats itself: Amid crisis, Cuomo hopes to fuel optimism in State of the State 1/10/2021
California
Work Support and Wages
News Story
How Californians plan to spend $600 stimulus checks - some need the money, some can share it 1/9/2021
Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Ongoing problems that hurt Virginia's vaccine rollout cloud its promises to widen eligibility and go faster 1/9/2021
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Georgia schools to get $2 billion in federal stimulus 1/9/2021
Montana
Equity
News Story
Analysis: Highest-income Montanans got $719M in 2 years from GOP tax law 1/9/2021
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
A new law in N.J. put an end to surprise medical bills for patients, but doctors win in most cases, study says 1/9/2021
Oklahoma
State Finances
Op-Ed
Tulsa World editorial: Good state revenue news should lead lawmakers to make sustainable, equitable choices to produce structural economic growth 1/9/2021
West Virginia
Criminal Justice
News Story
WVCBP: Overcrowded and Overburdened, West Virginia counties struggle to pay regional jail bills 1/8/2021
Connecticut
Equity
News Story
Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith Takes Aim at Racial Gaps in Health Care 1/8/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ky. Still Can't Waive Unemployment Overpayment Debt 1/8/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Business Report: US job losses, tax incentives questioned, PPP program ramps up | Video | NJ Spotlight News 1/8/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Gov. Mills proposes $8.4 billion, 2-year budget that doesn't raise taxes 1/8/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Murphy Signs $14B Business Tax Break Bill Into Law 1/8/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Murphy hails new tax break law as investment in state's economy | NJ Spotlight News 1/7/2021
Michigan
Education
News Story
National book month to help improve child literacy rates 1/7/2021
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Will state lawmakers consider Medicaid expansion? Health care reform is our No. 6 issue of the 2021 legislative session. 1/7/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Minimum Wage Hike to Impact Small Businesses 1/7/2021
Louisiana
Income Support
News Story
Louisiana food stamps recipients could see 15% increase in benefits starting Friday; here's why 1/7/2021
Louisiana
Health Care
Op-Ed
SADOW: The More We Find Out About JBE's Medicaid Expansion, The Worse It Looks 1/7/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
NJ's new $14.5 billion economic plan enacted by Murphy 1/7/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Murphy signs hastily-passed tax incentives bill into law 1/7/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Governor Signs Economic Recovery Act Sponsored by Newark Lawmakers 1/7/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Murphy signs landmark $14.5B economic incentive package 1/7/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
New legislative session, new hope 1/6/2021
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
COVID-19 deaths rising in overcrowded West Virginia regional jails 1/6/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
COVID relief is on the way. But as hunger persists, is it too little too late for some Kentuckians? 1/6/2021
Utah
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Public Policy and the Politics of Pandemics - KCPW 1/6/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
As Coal Economy Crumbles, Advocates Seek Solutions to Save Two Regions 1/6/2021
New Jersey
Immigration
Op-Ed
Here's what (and who) outmigration reports miss about N.J. 1/6/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic forcing KY moms out of the workforce 1/6/2021
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Whitmer signs bills that make dramatic changes to state's criminal justice system 1/5/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid costs set to soar 1/5/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
The Election in Georgia Is About Reproductive Justice 1/5/2021
Arizona
Taxes
News Story
PROPOSITION 208: State starts collecting tax to pay for education. But for how long? 1/5/2021
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Wage gap, and economic recovery: Key takeaways from the State of Working Vermont 2020 report 1/5/2021
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
Employers no longer required to give employees paid sick leave for COVID-19 1/5/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Policy Matters Ohio: New Unemployment Benefits 'Not Enough' 1/5/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
America's Traditional K-12 Learners are Leaving, Costing Schools Hundreds of Millions in Their Wake 1/4/2021
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Georgia's Working People Deserve Better: In the States Roundup 1/4/2021
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Whitmer signs bills to curb license suspensions, dozens of criminal justice reforms 1/4/2021
Louisiana
Education
News Story
Continuing Education Courses Create Pandemic Opportunities 1/3/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Kids Count report highlights toll of COVID-19 pandemic on Michigan families 1/3/2021
New Hampshire
Work Support and Wages
News Story
NH's minimum wage stands out as lowest in New England 1/2/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Advocates say Ohio's 10-cent boost to minimum wage isn't enough for working families 1/2/2021
Connecticut
Health Care
News Story
Campbell: As COVID vaccine is distributed, circle of 'essential' workers needs expansion 1/2/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
How the NJ Legislature plans to push through $14B in tax breaks in less than one week 1/1/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
COVID Relief Is Coming. But As Hunger Persists, Some Wonder If It Is Too Late. 1/1/2021
Arkansas
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The states where the minimum wage is highest in 2021 1/1/2021
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New Year, new minimum wage: Colorado's hourly rate jumps to $12.32 an hour on Friday 1/1/2021
Arkansas
Work Support and Wages
News Story
State minimum wage climbs to $11 an hour 1/1/2021
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Maine renters are at lowest danger of getting evicted, national study shows 12/31/2020
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
CT's wealth gap is an obstacle to sustainable inclusive growth 12/31/2020
Ohio
Criminal Justice
News Story
Ohio inmate who survived execution attempt for killing 14-year-old girl dies of coronavirus 12/31/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
PANDEMIC RELIEF | Colorado who's who dishes on favorite takeout meals in 2020 12/31/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
RI House and Senate to open session in remote locations 12/31/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
News Story
N.J. minimum wage is jumping another $1 an hour Friday. Ailing businesses say they can't afford it. 12/31/2020
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Businesses worry minimum wage increase coming at the wrong time 12/31/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Bill Straub: Count reasons for McConnell's disdain for $2,000 stimulus checks; maybe 30 million of them 12/31/2020
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Covid-19 made a bad situation worse for many Vermonters 12/30/2020
Virginia
Immigration
News Story
Virginia To Offer Illegal Immigrants Legal Driving Permits Starting Jan. 1 12/30/2020
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Should minority communities in Utah be prioritized for vaccine? 12/30/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Lawmakers pass criminal justice reforms 12/30/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
39% of population in Louisiana on Medicaid 12/30/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
More Than Half Of Michigan Families Lost Employment Income During Pandemic, Says Report 12/30/2020
Oklahoma
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Researchers Explore Complicating Factors In Oklahoma's Public Assistance System 12/30/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky Hurting While Awaiting Federal Pandemic Aid - The New York Times (nytimes.com) 12/29/2020
Vermont
Equity
News Story
Economic report shifts focus for pandemic 12/29/2020
Pennsylvania
Criminal Justice
News Story
Good government groups say GOP judicial amendment will 'politicize' the courts 12/29/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
4 Burger King Restaurants Are Closing Forever - Guardian Liberty Voice 12/29/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentuckians still waiting on unemployment benefits after filing in the spring 12/29/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio's minimum wage to rise by 10 cents per hour in 2021 12/29/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Advocates for children petition Ohio governor 12/28/2020
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report: Pandemic taking toll on Vermont economy, workforce 12/28/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Trump's Delayed Signing Of Relief Bill Frustrates Unemployment Assistance 12/28/2020
Kentucky
State Finances
News Story
Ky. Lawmakers Return For Budget Talks Soon. New Revenue May Be Needed. 12/28/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
How new COVID relief bill with impact Mainers 12/28/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
NJ's 2020 finances batttered by the pandemic | NJ Spotlight News 12/28/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
New Jersey Alliance For Immigrant Justice Welcomes New Director 12/28/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Op-Ed
Column: Ohio can learn from New Jersey to rebalance tax law 12/28/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Sisters Health Foundation helps fund health efforts 12/27/2020
Rhode Island
State Finances
News Story
Here's why it make take years for Rhode Island's economy to recover from COVID 12/27/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Tighter budgets and derailed careers: the coronavirus pandemic's financial impacts on women 12/27/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Georgia jobless face payment delays after federal relief bill stalls 12/26/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Michigan lawmakers made big inroads on criminal justice reform, but advocates say there's more to be done 12/26/2020
New Mexico
Taxes
News Story
New Mexico tax policy: Here's what experts are saying needs to change 12/26/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio teachers demand change as wages lag 12/26/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
These New Jerseyans deserve a better holiday 12/25/2020
Virginia
Immigration
News Story
Undocumented immigrants in Virginia can soon drive legally, but mistrust, privacy concerns persist 12/25/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Reason for hope, but 'difficult time' still ahead 12/24/2020
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Dominicans in New York are confident in the efficacy of the COVID-19 vaccine 12/24/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid cuts may still loom in Florida amid COVID-19 health care crisis 12/24/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
208K Added to Louisiana Medicaid Rolls in COVID-19 Pandemic 12/24/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Gov. Whitmer signs water shutoff moratorium legislation 12/24/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Op-Ed
Phil Murphy, eyeing reelection, inks tax credit deal - and disappoints reformers 12/24/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Coronavirus stimulus bill includes holiday gifts to Pa. brewers, racetracks, and other local interests 12/24/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Presidential Election Hostilities May Fuel Fight Over Courts 12/24/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Bill Straub: Paul says money doesn't grow on trees; so, McConnell, what do you think of El Presidente now? 12/24/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
More than 200,000 added to Louisiana Medicaid rolls during pandemic 12/23/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
News Story
End-of-year COVID relief package is a down payment on what's needed 12/23/2020
Maryland
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The 12 Days of Christmas and Our Best Stories -- Here's Day #1, on Hunger – Maryland Matters 12/23/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Helfrich: Toomey 'was just wrong' to ax lending from COVID-19 package 12/23/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Lame-duck COVID-19 aid a win for workers, businesses 12/23/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Even With New Relief Package, Georgia Could See Higher Levels Of Hunger For Years 12/23/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
In The Know: Virus becomes Tulsa Co.'s 4th leading cause of death 12/23/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Letter to the Editor: Fight not over when it comes to criminal justice reform 12/23/2020
Ohio
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
What can happen behind closed doors and how to fix it for justice-involved families 12/23/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky needs to 'reprogram' computers to pay new $300 jobless benefit, Beshear says 12/23/2020
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
Are Lamont and fellow Democrats headed for tax reform showdown? 12/22/2020
California
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What the new COVID-19 relief package means for California's mixed-status families 12/22/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Georgia agency: Relief package doesn't do enough 12/22/2020
Florida
Taxes
News Story
Florida Chamber, business groups want to cut rising unemployment tax 12/22/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
As Congress eyes coronavirus relief, Georgia runoffs also weigh on deal 12/22/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
$14 billion incentive program ready for Murphy's signature 12/22/2020
Arkansas
Health Care
News Story
Marshallese are poised to regain health benefits 12/22/2020
Kentucky
Income Support
News Story
Online SNAP Program Could Increase Food Accessibility In Ohio Valley 12/22/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Valley Economic Outlook Grim As COVID Aid Programs End 12/22/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
New Jersey Lawmakers Pass Multiyear $14B Tax Break Bill 12/22/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Michigan Launches Series Of Small Business Programs Amid Pandemic 12/22/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Gov. Whitmer announces new support for families, restaurants, and residents facing eviction 12/22/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Programs implemented to help Michigan businesses, families 12/22/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
N.J. approves $14 billion in corporate tax breaks 12/22/2020
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
Michigan Will Reprise Liquor Buyback for Restaurants & Bars 12/22/2020
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
La. unemployment figures show younger Black women most likely to remain out of work 12/22/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Editorial
Murphy's $11 billion tax break proposal for New Jersey needs a pause 12/21/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Who Wants to Tax the Rich? These Assembly Lawmakers 12/21/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
As pandemic tears through Louisiana's economy, Medicaid enrollment surges by 208,000 12/21/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Sisters Health Foundation awards $900K in grants 12/21/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
As Congress eyes coronavirus relief, Ga. runoffs also weigh on deal 12/21/2020
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Group seeking help for kids on 7 key issues 12/21/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Kids Count Reports Examines Child Well-Being In 2020 12/20/2020
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Louisiana unemployment demographics show younger Black women most likely to remain out of work 12/20/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
An obscene rush on corporate tax breaks 12/20/2020
New Mexico
Taxes
Op-Ed
Tax reform would serve N.M.'s children 12/20/2020
Ohio
Equity
Op-Ed
The pay gulf is growing between CEOs and their workers: Michael Shields 12/20/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Community reacts to Congress' $900 billion relief stimulus deal 12/20/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Northeast Ohio business leaders reflect on a tumultuous 2020 and look ahead to 2021 12/20/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The New Plans to Remake Appalachia's Economy 12/19/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
After scandal and delays, massive N.J. corporate tax credit bill gets major push, with scant scrutiny 12/19/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Union-backed plan would hike taxes on richest New Yorkers   12/19/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
Editorial
Cooper: Hamilton County falls in health profile, and the coronavirus likely will make it worse 12/19/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Unemployed Georgians approaching Dec. 26 financial cliff 12/19/2020
Ohio
Criminal Justice
News Story
COVID-19 cases surging in Ohio's prison system; Inmates report social distancing means moving them to wet, moldy buildings 12/19/2020
Rhode Island
State Finances
News Story
Despite a difficult year, Rhode Island passed a decent 2021 budget – We can do better for 2022 12/19/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Senate Passes $465M COVID-19 Relief Bill In Long Friday Session 12/19/2020
Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Task force sets goal: Quality child care for all by 2030 12/19/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Unemployed Georgians approaching Dec. 26th financial cliff 12/19/2020
Rhode Island
Equity
News Story
TGIF: Ian Donnis' politics/media roundup for December 18, 2020 12/19/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic leads more Mainers to work fewer hours or in less-skilled jobs 12/19/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Legislation to lift lifetime ban on food assistance for people with drug felonies passes the House 12/18/2020
New Mexico
Taxes
Op-Ed
Report presented to legislative committee speaks to the need to diversify New Mexico tax system 12/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
How the NJ Legislature plans to push through $11.5B in tax breaks in less than one week 12/18/2020
Montana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kalispell residents speak out about rental costs 12/18/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Criminal Justice Reform, Flint Settlement, Electronic Meetings Bills Head To Gov's Desk 12/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
"Classic Trenton": Murphy Agrees To Plan Worth $11.5 Billion In Corporate Tax Breaks 12/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Can Corporate Tax Incentives Revive a Pandemic Economy? New Jersey Thinks They Can. 12/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
NJPP Testimony: Legislators Should Vote NO on $11.5 Billion Corporate Subsidy Bill 12/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
What's in the NJ $14B tax break plan? 12/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Massive corporate tax breaks back for New Jersey? | NJ Spotlight News 12/18/2020
New Mexico
Equity
News Story
Report: Improved Tax Policies Would Help Fix NM's Racial Inequity 12/17/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report: Essential workers in Rhode Island struggle to make ends meet, says EPI 12/17/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Rich NY'ers would pay more in taxes in plan 12/17/2020
Utah
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Raise Up SLC begins distributing 'Salt Laker Cards' to those most impacted by COVID-19 12/17/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report: Front-line workers in RI not making enough to get by 12/17/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
For The Many Calls on Governor and Legislature to Take EDA Bill Off Fast-Track and Rein in $11.5 Billion Cap 12/17/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Work Or Kids? NJ Parents Find Tough Choices Amid COVID Pandemic 12/17/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Florida lawmakers may weigh cutting unemployment taxes for businesses, putting workers at risk 12/17/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Mostly cheers for new tax incentive programs 12/17/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report: Essential workers continue to struggle to make ends meet 12/17/2020
Washington
Equity
News Story
Survey: COVID affects all aspects of life for low-income families 12/16/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
New York State Lawmakers Weigh Tax Increase on Wealthy 12/16/2020
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
Montgomery County could “ban the box” for rental housing applications 12/16/2020
Massachusetts
Equity
News Story
Report: Pandemic-Fueled Poverty Especially Dire for Families of Color 12/16/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
NJ parents also essential during COVID - report calls for support 12/16/2020
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
An agenda for Albany: Guidance for the state Legislature 12/16/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Murphy, top Dems cut deal to renew billion-dollar N.J. business incentive program once mired in scandal 12/16/2020
Oregon
Equity
News Story
America Is on Fire, and It’s an Inequality Nightmare 12/15/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Michigan Lawmakers to Do Away with Automatic License Suspensions 12/15/2020
Louisiana
Income Support
News Story
With hunger at crisis levels, states still haven't issued new P-EBT benefits 12/14/2020
Michigan
Income Support
News Story
More than half of Michigan families lost income during pandemic 12/14/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Michigan Senate Passes Sweeping Criminal Justice Reforms 12/14/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New México Provides $5 Million in Financial Relief Funds 12/13/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Murphy said the coronavirus would wreck N.J.'s finances. Here's what actually happened so far. 12/13/2020
Oklahoma
Education
Op-Ed
Letter to the Editor: Oklahoma education won't survive without more funding 12/13/2020
Oklahoma
Income Support
News Story
New to public assistance programs? You should know about the cliff effect 12/13/2020
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Women are leaving the workforce in droves in southwest Ohio. Here's what they're saying about why 12/13/2020
Ohio
Equity
News Story
I couldn't find the balance.' Impact of women leaving workforce will ripple through economy 12/13/2020
Florida
Income Support
Op-Ed
A holiday unlike any we’ve seen 12/12/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Jason Bailey: Kentucky must remove roadblock to unemployment insurance, an economic stabilizer 12/12/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Studies show Medicaid expansion would insure thousands in RGV 12/12/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Lawmakers pass bills to curb license suspensions; Advocates praise moves to end mass incarceration 12/12/2020
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Top Ohio CEOs Make More Than 300 Times Their Average Employees 12/12/2020
Virginia
Education
News Story
State Lawmakers Face Unique Challenge With Doling Out Education Funding Next Year 12/12/2020
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
"Voices" Think Tank Targets Tax Code 12/9/2020
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
Child advocacy group calls for major tax shift to close 'highly unjust' income, wealth gaps 12/9/2020
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
'Not just fluff': Hope of addressing D.C.'s deadly racial disparities within R.E.A.C.H. 12/8/2020
Ohio
Income Support
News Story
Ohio experts warn COVID-19 has more consumers turning to short-term loans 12/8/2020
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
This rule would pay Louisiana nursing homes more money; here's why senior care advocates object to it 12/8/2020
New York
Education
News Story
Older People Feeling Weight of Student Loans 12/8/2020
Texas
Income Support
News Story
Instacart, Aldi deliver groceries to SNAP recipients in Texas 12/8/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
300,000 Ohioans Could Lose Unemployment Assistance 12/8/2020
New Hampshire
State Finances
News Story
New Hampshire state revenue comes in stronger than anticipated 12/8/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
How Mon Health's Pre-Access, Patient Advocacy Focus Enables Rural Healthcare Delivery 12/7/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Advocacy groups urge more changes to marijuana enabling legislation 12/7/2020
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Here comes the vaccine. But will Alabamians take it? 12/7/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What is in the new rescue package bill? 12/7/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
With Dec. 30 deadline for CARES, W.Va. still has $800 million to spend 12/6/2020
California workers' layoffs continue, and Congress isn't acting. How can the state help? 12/6/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
The Sunday Read: Twitter blocks dozens of legitimate news stories, and isn't saying why 12/6/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Foes seek to void Prop 208 education tax 12/6/2020
Michigan
Taxes
News Story
Five ways Michigan could change under President Joe Biden, from taxes to autos 12/6/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Weekly Wonk: How are Oklahoma children doing? 12/6/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Jobless benefits expiring this month; work search requirement resuming Monday 12/5/2020
HAWAI'I COVID-19 JOINT INFORMATION CENTER DAILY NEWS DIGEST Dec. 4, 2020 12/5/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey Bill Would Legalize Killing Babies in Abortions Up to Birth 12/5/2020
Georgia
Education
News Story
Some Georgia Tax Credit Scholarships Go To Anti-LGBTQ Schools 12/4/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Florida pays too little unemployment too late. Lawmakers haven't cared to fix it - so far 12/4/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New Mexico provides $5 million in financial relief funds 12/4/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
New York State Officials Revive Plans to Tax Second Homes in NYC 12/4/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
NC's mid-sized cities feeling worst economic effects of pandemic 12/4/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
How a second stimulus package would help West Virginians 12/4/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Conservative Group Pushing Property Tax Cut For 2021 Ballot 12/4/2020
New Jersey
Education
News Story
Newark Schools Spend Millions On Safety Supplies While Students Wait To Return 12/4/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Gilda Z. Jacobs: Reframing Lame Duck and seizing the moment 12/4/2020
Idaho
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Caldwell Housing Authority to address affordable housing shortage with RV park 12/4/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky's mountain region suffering with job losses 12/3/2020
Georgia
Equity
News Story
NSC's State Policy Networks Will Help Shape Inclusive Recovery 12/3/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic Pain Unequally Felt As Financial Cliff Looms For The Unemployed 12/3/2020
Michigan
Education
News Story
Join a discussion about education in Michigan during COVID-19 12/3/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
'Failure to progress': What C-sections say about the quality of maternal care in Texas 12/3/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio to again require newly unemployed workers to look for a job 12/3/2020
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Live Music Venues Struggle To Survive As COVID-19 Pandemic Rages On 12/3/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Federal unemployment aid for 80K-plus Kentuckians set to expire after Christmas 12/3/2020
Connecticut
Education
News Story
Elm City questions NHPS School Resource Officer program 12/3/2020
Massachusetts
Education
News Story
As students leave district schools, charters and vocational schools see growth - CommonWealth Magazine 12/2/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Analyst: New Mexico closing grocery stores over COVID make state's food deserts worse 12/2/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Opinion: Congress should deliver holiday COVID-19 relief 12/2/2020
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Redlining, Racism Still Hurt Property Values And, In Turn, School Funding 12/2/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio borrowing nearly $7M per day on average to pay unemployment benefits 12/2/2020
Ohio
Education
News Story
Burden Of Student Loan Debt 12/2/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Portland chamber files suit over hazard pay mandate Businesses say the $18/hour emergency provision in the wage initiative violates Maine's constitution. 12/2/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Deep red and feeling blue; Nine months into the pandemic, Carlsbad residents are divided, defiant and in search of a silver lining. 12/2/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
City to disburse $2.5 million for emergency pandemic relief 12/2/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
States race to craft their own economic relief plans, frustrated with federal inaction 12/2/2020
Alabama
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Alabama still hasn’t spent $818 million in CARES Act funds 12/2/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida's Grim Milestone - At Least 1 Million COVID-19 Infections; Critics Blast DeSantis For 'Hands-Off' Approach To Pandemic 12/2/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Jobs search will soon be required of those receiving jobless benefits 12/2/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
NJ Advocates Demand COVID Aid For Immigrants, Find Ally In Church 12/2/2020
Ohio
Education
News Story
School quality measured despite COVID impact on learning 12/1/2020
Michigan
Immigration
News Story
SCOTUS hears Trump argument on excluding undocumented in census count 12/1/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Thriving coronavirus, ailing oil industry leave Carlsbad residents struggling 12/1/2020
Oklahoma
State Finances
Op-Ed
OUR VIEW: Jump-starting our recovery 12/1/2020
Arizona
Taxes
News Story
Arizonas top GOP lawmakers file suit to block voter-approved tax on wealthiest; Lawsuit vs. Invest in Ed tax on the wealthiest Arizonans contends only the Legislature can impose a new tax 12/1/2020
Minnesota
State Finances
News Story
Minnesota's budget forecast projects $641 million surplus 12/1/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Chamber files lawsuit to stop Portland's hazard pay provision 12/1/2020
Massachusetts
Education
Op-Ed
State budget plan fails our schools  - CommonWealth Magazine 11/30/2020
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
Why there's no rush to redraw NJ's legislative districts | NJ Spotlight News 11/30/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
How Kentucky Missed Out On A $90 Million Unemployment Upgrade 11/30/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Courtney Smith founded Detroit Phoenix Center to help young people experiencing homelessness - TheGrio 11/30/2020
Tennessee
Equity
News Story
Report: Kids in TN Less Likely to Out-Earn Parents 11/30/2020
Oklahoma
State Finances
News Story
The Frontier: State lawmakers face an 'incredibly difficult budget year' with a long road to recovery 11/29/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Misinformation, COVID-19 create barriers to healthcare coverage 11/29/2020
New Jersey
Equity
Editorial
Diversity and turf clash in redistricting 11/29/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
As temperatures drop and COVID-19 continues, Mainers expect demand for food and heat assistance to rise 11/29/2020
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Tight budget means tough decisions for General Assembly 11/28/2020
Ohio
Criminal Justice
News Story
Release incarcerated Ohioans to flatten the coronavirus curve 11/28/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
PA Organizations Call For Action On COVID Relief 11/28/2020
New Mexico
State Finances
News Story
Collapse of oil industry in New Mexico could last years 11/28/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic Relief Sought From Local Congressional Delegates 11/27/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Food stamps provide much-needed aid during holidays amid a pandemic 11/27/2020
Georgia
Education
News Story
Fewer kindergarten students means money problems for schools and learning concerns for children. 11/27/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Lower unemployment rate ends some benefits; Benefits 11/27/2020
Maine
Equity
News Story
Online directory aims to help Black businesses thrive in nation's whitest state 11/27/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Thousands won't qualify for extended benefits 11/26/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Georgia and Medicaid: Kemp's New Health Care Plan 11/26/2020
Oregon
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Amidst Pandemic, Food Relief Group Pushes On 11/26/2020
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
7 of Ohio's Biggest Counties Urge Residents to Stay Home 11/26/2020
Connecticut
Education
News Story
'It felt like jail': Some community voices oppose New Haven school resource officers 11/26/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
OPEN MEMO TO PA CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION: PANDEMIC RELIEF — NOW! 11/25/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio's falling unemployment rate means end to some jobless benefits 11/25/2020
Michigan
Education
News Story
Research Reveals "Troubling" Practices At Michigan For-Profit Colleges 11/25/2020
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
7 of Ohio's biggest counties - including Cuyahoga - urge residents to stay home 11/25/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Thankful for water, hopeful for action 11/25/2020
Connecticut
Education
Op-Ed
Boot Cops From Schools 11/25/2020
New York
Equity
News Story
Pandemic Has Hit Immigrants, People of Color Hardest, Report Finds 11/25/2020
New Jersey
Education
News Story
Rundown schools forced more students to go remote 11/25/2020
New York
Immigration
News Story
FPI’s Recommendations to Help Immigrants During Pandemic Recession 11/25/2020
Oregon
Health Care
News Story
Oregon hunger on the rise as holidays arrive; more government action urged 11/25/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
In-N-Out Burger’s not to blame. Federal inaction on COVID relief is. 11/25/2020
New Hampshire
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Relief for the Vulnerable and Biden's First Budget 11/25/2020
New Jersey