COVID-19 Response and Recession Media Library

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State Policy Area Content Type Title Date
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Hunger strike draws attention to workers excluded from COVID-19 relief 3/25/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Alabama sizing up Medicaid expansion 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
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
West Virginia
Health Care
Op-Ed
State Senate ignores science, experts, research 3/20/2021
Missouri
Taxes
News Story
SJSD promotes tax 'circuit breaker' 3/20/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Alabama Reviewing Medicaid Expansion Incentives 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
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
One Year Into Pandemic, Thousands Of Excluded Workers Are Still Begging For Relief 3/19/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
How will the child tax credit inside Biden's stimulus package affect rural Ohio? 3/19/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Panel Calls for Paradigm Shift in School-To-Prison Pipeline 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
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Kentucky bill criminalizing taunts against police stalls 3/19/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Life after COVID-19 3/18/2021
Idaho
Taxes
Op-Ed
GOP tax-cutters fly blindly into the mountain 3/18/2021
Arkansas
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Arkansas aims to be No. 1 in cruelty to the unemployed 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
Pennsylvania
Equity
News Story
How the COVID economy crashed on women 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
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
LISTEN: Why Winning The Fight For 15 Can Feel Like Losing 3/18/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Job Tax Credit Bill Enters Legislature Again 3/18/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky would give $15,000 to remote workers under GOP plan 3/18/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Senate considers resolution that could result in personal property tax cuts 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
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
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Why landmark American Rescue Plan is a lifeline for Kentuckians 3/18/2021
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The Wages of Orthodoxy - American Greatness 3/17/2021
Michigan
Health Care
Op-Ed
We have opportunity to fix child care 3/17/2021
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
House Passes Tax Relief Bill Along Party Lines 3/17/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
COVID-19 Takes Significant Toll on Women in the Workforce 3/17/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
Multimillion-dollar tax gift aimed at helping Seelbach hotel, lawmakers confirm 3/17/2021
West Virginia
Education
News Story
Senate passes ESAs bill, governor lets teacher strike bill be law without signature 3/17/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida likely won't expand Medicaid for 800,000 residents 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
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida unlikely to expand Medicaid despite an offer of more money from the feds 3/17/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
KY legislators rushed state tax breaks worth hundreds of millions to Beshear's desk 3/17/2021
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
Idaho House approves massive income tax cut and rebate plan 3/17/2021
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
Idaho bill would use surplus to give wealthiest residents the largest tax cuts 3/17/2021
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Kentucky lawmakers pass bill limiting food benefits for thousands of children 3/17/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Policy Analysts Call For Medicaid, Direct Payments With Federal Relief Money 3/17/2021
Oklahoma
Taxes
News Story
Oklahoma House speaker says his tax cut bills don't violate stimulus plan 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
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer Program Resumes In The Commonwealth 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
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Increased federal funding renews Medicaid expansion push 3/17/2021
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The pandemic crushed the poor. Can Colorado make it right? 3/17/2021
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
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
Senate Panel Pushes Georgia Tax Cut Despite Federal Penalty 3/16/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
A lifeline for Kentuckians 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
Kentucky
Education
News Story
'Dismayed.' Fayette Superintendent voices strong opposition to school choice bill 3/16/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Could the federal stimulus bill bring Medicaid expansion to Alabama? 3/16/2021
Colorado
Equity
News Story
LWV: Racist Roots of our Tax Policies 3/16/2021
New Hampshire
Health Care
News Story
NH families continue to fight food insecurity 3/16/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Despite federal prohibition, Georgia Senate panel backs income tax cut 3/16/2021
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What the new COVID relief package means for Missouri 3/16/2021
Arkansas
Education
News Story
School voucher expansion narrowly approved by House Education Committee 3/16/2021
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Health policy advisor to speak at League of Women Voters meeting Wednesday 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
New York
Taxes
News Story
Tax opponents wonder if they still can count on Gov. Cuomo 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
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
St. Louis Will Receive $500 Million In Federal Coronavirus Relief Money - Most In Missouri 3/15/2021
Utah
State Finances
News Story
Tax Cuts Could Mean Utah Has to Return $100M in Federal Aid 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
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
Florida
State Finances
News Story
FL Misses Out on Medicaid Funding in COVID-19 Relief Package 3/15/2021
New Mexico
Taxes
Op-Ed
Protect seniors by relieving Social Security tax burden 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
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
New COVID-19 Relief Package Could Lift More Than 100,000 Michigan Kids Out of Poverty 3/15/2021
Maryland
Education
Op-Ed
Our best chance to return students to learning 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
Virginia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Black And Latino Prisoners Lose Parental Rights At Higher Rates In Connecticut 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
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Political Horizons: Broken uneployment system needs help from Washington 3/14/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
West Virginia's sales tax would be highest in the nation, with caveats 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
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Relief Bill Has $28M for Region 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
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
California
Immigration
News Story
Biden's Rescue Plan Will Be a Huge Benefit for Undocumented Workers 3/12/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Hiring up in Ohio. But it's a painfully slow recovery. 3/12/2021
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Maine senator calls for crackdown on 'snake oil and fine print' payday loans 3/12/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
CT minimum wage hike could lead poor families to 'benefits cliff' 3/12/2021
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
Tennessee
Health Care
Editorial
OUR VIEW: Tools available to improve your health 3/11/2021
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Minimum wage hike would reverse 40-year pay stagnation 3/11/2021
West Virginia
Education
News Story
Questions about cost follow scholarship bill toward legislative passage 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
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
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Top Georgia Republicans rip strings attached to coronavirus relief aid 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
Maine
State Finances
News Story
The story behind the Maine budget deal facing a nail-biter vote today 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
Pennsylvania
Health Care
News Story
Obamacare aid could mean health insurance benefits for thousands of more Pennsylvanians 3/11/2021
Idaho
Equity
Op-Ed
Prying Idaho's urban-rural divide wider 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
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
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Advocates say at-risk people receiving at-home care need vaccines, too 3/11/2021
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
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Advocates say Biden's child tax credits could lift thousands of Louisiana children out of poverty 3/10/2021
New Hampshire
Education
News Story
American Rescue Plan Could Help Prevent State Public Higher Education Cuts 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
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 Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Partnership Brings COVID Vaccine Information to N.J. Residents 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
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Gov. Whitmer Signs Supplemental Funding for COVID Recovery Plan, Urges Passage of More 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
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
District of Columbia
State Finances
News Story
One last federal funding push could get Metro out of the woods 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
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
How much stimulus money will you get? 3/9/2021
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Bill would help those who got unemployment overpayments 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
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
Michigan
Taxes
News Story
'Huge' COVID stimulus could lift a 117,000 Michigan children out of poverty 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
Ohio
Taxes
Op-Ed
Hoppy Kercheval: Justice's tax plan needs more than wishful thinking (Opinion) 3/8/2021
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
Los Angeles vs Washington D.C. In the Anti-Displacement Policy Race 3/8/2021
Maryland
Health Care
News Story
Maryland Legislators Need to Pass Family and Medical Leave Act 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 Mexico
Immigration
News Story
Economic and Tax Contributions by Immigrants 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
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Ohio advocates want equity on the agenda as state, country cuts carbon 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
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Virginia gets close to legalizing recreational weed as other states eye cannabis tax windfalls 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
Missouri
State Finances
Op-Ed
Forgiveness in partial doses 3/3/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Democrats have controlled Virginia government for two years. Here's what they've done. 3/3/2021
Virginia
Education
News Story
Democrats' control in Va. produces sweeping changes 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
Taxes
News Story
Plan to expand child tax credit offers hope, along with direct payments 3/3/2021
Wisconsin
State Finances
Op-Ed
WMC wants to keep rigging the system 3/3/2021
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Lawmaker's horse racing play adds HOPE Scholarship boost as carrot 3/3/2021
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
Last week at the General Assembly 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
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
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
Texas
Education
News Story
Young students return to Las Vegas public schools 3/1/2021
Virginia
Equity
News Story
Virginia Doubles-Down on PPP, Potentially Harming Black-Owned Businesses 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
In Alabama, State Legislators (In Private), Republicans Agree Medicaid Expansion Needed More Than Ever - Youth Today 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
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
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
State Says No Data Stolen In Unemployment System Hack 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
Idaho
Equity
Op-Ed
Cheers & Jeers: Singing the blues 2/26/2021
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Advocates, activities say social needs need more funding 2/26/2021
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
Taxes
News Story
Bill could stymie education tax 2/25/2021
Florida
State Finances
News Story
Another Florida 'combined reporting' bill filed – but this year, by a Republican 2/25/2021
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
Editorial Roundup: Idaho 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
Oregon
Taxes
Editorial
Legislators shouldn't make the call on the kicker, voters should 2/25/2021
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
The pandemic exposed fault lines for rural Alabama. Advocates hope change is coming. 2/25/2021
Alabama
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Low-wage Birmingham workers struggling in pandemic, study shows 2/25/2021
New Mexico
Equity
News Story
House Democratic leader blasts independent redistricting 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
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
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
Arizona bill to let some business owners avoid voter-approved tax for education 2/25/2021
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
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Statewide organization that looks after Utah kids and families sees a boon in virtual legislative session 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
Massachusetts
Immigration
News Story
Farley-Bouvier, coalition renew push for driver's license bill for undocumented in state 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
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
LABI goes hunting for tax reform 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
Massachusetts
Immigration
News Story
Some Mass. lawmakers optimistic about driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants 2/23/2021
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri in line for $4.5 billion from federal stimulus bill 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
California
Immigration
News Story
California considers stimulus for undocumented workers left out of federal aid 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
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
COVID pandemic shows Alabama should expand Medicaid, study says 2/23/2021
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
Revenue for RI kicks off campaign to tax the one percent 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
New York
Taxes
News Story
Unions, nonprofits push NY to drop Opportunity Zone tax break 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
Education
News Story
Why Aren't There More Black Teachers? 2/23/2021
Pennsylvania
Taxes
News Story
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf floats natural gas tax to pay for $3 billion pandemic recovery plan 2/22/2021
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Utah Health Agencies Aim To Improve Rate of Maternal Mental Health Screenings 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
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
Coalition of Activists Wants Murphy to Tackle Progressive Issues in Budget 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
Arkansas
Taxes
News Story
Covid-aid exemption to get look; House also set to weigh 2 tax bills on jobless benefits 2/22/2021
Washington
Criminal Justice
News Story
Bill To Replace 'Driving While Poor' Law Moves Through State Senate 2/22/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
WKYT Investigates | Kentucky's antiquated unemployment system 2/22/2021
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
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
W.Va. lawmakers claim eliminating the income tax will drive growth. Economists disagree 2/22/2021
Arizona
Education
News Story
Arizona continues to trail other states in higher-ed support 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
Washington
Taxes
News Story
'It's sleazy': Local legislators, community leaders voice discontent with capital gains tax bill 2/22/2021
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Virginia Senate Rejects Farm Worker Minimum Wage Bill 2/22/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Liberal wishes for Murphy budget: Hike sales, business, estate tax 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
Oklahoma
N/A
News Story
Political notebook: Oklahoma lawmakers target civil disobedience 2/21/2021
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
Louisiana's dependence on federal aid leaves budget picture unclear 2/21/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
Editorial
Nellie Bly Scholarship a step in the right direction in lowering college costs 2/21/2021
Georgia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Georgia Groups Grade New Cobb County Sheriff 50 Days In | Atlanta Daily World 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
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Editorial Roundup: New England 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
Oregon
Taxes
Op-Ed
Oregon Business - Opinion: Why Tax Transparency Benefits Businesses 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
Arizona
Education
News Story
Arizona continues to trail other states in higher-ed support 2/19/2021
Montana
State Finances
News Story
Shaping Budget and Tax Policies - Flathead Beacon 2/18/2021
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
Massachusetts
Equity
News Story
Analysis: Bay State's EV Rebate Program Overwhelmingly Benefits Wealthy Suburbanites 2/18/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Dems pitch wealth tax despite pledge for no new taxes by House leadership 2/18/2021
Maine
Equity
News Story
Committee endorses bill to require racial impact statements in all state legislation 2/18/2021
Louisiana
Education
News Story
Quick hits: Louisiana news briefs for Thursday, Feb. 18 2/18/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Where states are boosting or slashing higher ed funding amid the pandemic 2/18/2021
Colorado
Immigration
News Story
Report Shows Positive Financial Impact of Immigrant Legal Defense Fund 2/18/2021
California
Immigration
News Story
California Considers Stimulus for Undocumented Workers Left Out of Federal Aid 2/18/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Cost of college in Pennsylvania is rising while state funding is decreasing 2/18/2021
New Hampshire
State Finances
News Story
Why isn't food insecurity among governor's budget priorities? 2/18/2021
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
Halfway there: Lawmakers hit crucial stretch 2/18/2021
Alabama
Health
News Story
Could legalized gambling in Alabama be the cure for what ails rural health care? 2/18/2021
Rhode Island
State Finances
News Story
Budget clash could clarify voters' choices 2/18/2021
Arizona
Education
News Story
Report: Arizona continues to trail other states in higher-ed support 2/18/2021
Utah
Income Support
News Story
Bill could end Social Security tax for Utah retirees making less than $50K 2/18/2021
Pennsylvania
Education
News Story
Pennsylvania ranks among worst states in funding higher education, student loan debt 2/17/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Think Tank Calls For Income Tax On Corporate Profits 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
Think Michigan Babies Set to Halt Barriers to Low-Income Families 2/17/2021
Michigan
State Finances
Op-Ed
Budget tackles pressing needs 2/17/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
These steps could help lift Michiganders out of poverty 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
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
Kentucky Downs looks to expand into Warren County 2/17/2021
Kentucky
State Finances
News Story
Ohio Valley Economists Weigh In On Biden's Recovery Plan 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
District of Columbia
Health Care
News Story
NY gov details cannabis plan changes (Newsletter: February 17, 2021) 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
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Utahns have another chance to enroll in Affordable Care Act marketplace 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
New Jersey
Education
News Story
A drain or a boon? 2/17/2021
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
Florida
State Finances
Op-Ed
Court fines help fund Florida government, but harm Floridians 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
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
Michigan
Income Support
News Story
150k Michigan families would be eligible for child care subsidies under Whitmer's budget 2/12/2021
Florida
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Fines and fees help fund Florida but harm many Floridians | Opinion 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
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
Wisconsin
Taxes
Op-Ed
Tony Evers budget would allow counties, some cities additional sales tax 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
West Virginia
State Finances
Op-Ed
Legislators may assert more authority over federal emergency appropriations 2/11/2021
Virginia
Income Support
Op-Ed
A safety net should not be set up at the floor 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
Rhode Island
Taxes
Editorial
Coalition to future Governor McKee: Tax the rich and invest in housing, economic justice and decarceration 2/11/2021
Washington
State Finances
Op-Ed
Washington's Children Shouldn't Have to Relive Our Past Mistakes 2/10/2021
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Legislation on Utah's Capitol Hill aims at closing health insurance gap for kids 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
Michigan
Taxes
News Story
Phasing out income-tax revenue a dangerous game 2/10/2021
Georgia
Education
News Story
Brace yourselves. More voucher bills on state agenda 2/10/2021
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The Effects of Generational Poverty 2/10/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid expansion is key to combating state budget deficit 2/10/2021
West Virginia
Education
News Story
GOP plan: W.Va. tax cuts favor the wealthy, help private schools 2/10/2021
New York
Taxes
News Story
Report: Taxing Rich Can Spur Recovery in New York 2/10/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
WV Bid to Abolish Income Tax Called "Devastating" to Children 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
Florida
Taxes
Op-Ed
Florida should close tax loopholes for corporations 2/9/2021
Ohio
N/A
News Story
Ohio lawmakers introduce bills to keep businesses from paying state taxes on PPP loans 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
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
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
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Santa Fe families continue to battle hunger 2/6/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Michigan House wants to release federal COVID emergency funds for families in installments 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
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Nigel Jeffries: Release on recognizance has failed (Opinion) 2/5/2021
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic Exposes Social Disparities Inside Appalachia 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
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Tribes say Montana tax proposal disrespects sovereignty 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
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
Op-Ed
Why men should support expanding access to abortion 2/1/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
House advances abortion bills, city sales taxes, Sanctuary City debate heats up & more 2/1/2021
Kentucky
Taxes
News Story
Coalition says Kentucky should raise taxes on slot-like gaming 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
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
COVID-19's effect on public's role in NJ governance | NJ Spotlight News 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
New Mexico bill would remove minimum wage exemption for high schoolers 1/30/2021
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Bill to help restaurants and workers advances 1/30/2021
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Watch Out Poor & Middle Class! Gas Taxes May Soon Increase! 1/30/2021
Georgia
Equity
Op-Ed
Opinion: Ga. lawmakers must put people first for an equitable recovery 1/30/2021
Oklahoma
Education
News Story
Senate Committee Advances Bill To Limit Governor's Ability To Oust Education Board Members 1/29/2021
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
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
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Advocates For Social Services And Education Say It's Time To Tap Ohio's Rainy-Day Fund 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
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Baker budgeting based on COVID-19 lessons 1/28/2021
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Reactions pour in after State of the State address 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
Louisiana
Taxes
Op-Ed
Letters: Don't forget earned-income credit, that helps the poor who work hard for a living 1/28/2021
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
Maine
Taxes
Op-Ed
Maine Center for Economic Policy: No Double-Dip Tax Breaks for Businesses That Received PPP Grants 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
Maine
Taxes
News Story
Janet Mills has handed Republicans their 1st tax victory over her 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
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Texas could see Medicaid funding boost under public health emergency to be extended through 2021 1/27/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Montana Lawmakers Consider Local Option Sales Tax Bill 1/27/2021
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Proposed lid on spending of Nebraska's property taxes draws fire from local governments 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
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri budget brimming with cash as Gov. Parson rolls out annual spending plan 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
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Congressman Hank Johnson sets virtual vaccine information town hall Jan. 30 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
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
D.C. Residents Want Biden's Support to Battle City Woes 1/27/2021
Arizona
Education
News Story
Judge rejects two claims in Prop. 208 lawsuits 1/27/2021
Alabama
Equity
News Story
The Pandemic Reveals Racial Gaps in School Meal Access 1/27/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
COVID-19 Vaccine Information Town Hall This Saturday at 11 AM 1/27/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Amid deadly pandemic, Georgia not increasing public-health spending 1/26/2021
Virginia
State Finances
Op-Ed
Standards of Quality discussion has to be rooted in achieving better results 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
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Democrats to Introduce Bill Raising Minimum Wage to $15 1/26/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
DeWine Orders $390 Million In Budget Cuts, Adds Funding For Education 1/26/2021
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New Legislative Bid for $15 Minimum Wage in Ohio 1/26/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Gianforte's First Budget Outlines Tax Cuts, Spending Increases And Deficit 1/26/2021
Maryland
Taxes
News Story
Maryland Governor's Budget Includes Tax Relief for Retirees 1/26/2021
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Guest columnist: Lawmakers should strengthen economic recovery through much-needed relief 1/26/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
How chronic underfunding fueled Georgia's Covid-19 vaccine woes 1/26/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Study Finds Ohio Should Reinstate Corporate Income Tax 1/25/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
DeWine Orders $390 Million Ohio Budget Cut, But Adds Money For Education - WOUB Public Media 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
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
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
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Early state data point to higher vaccination rates among whites than other groups 1/24/2021
Texas
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Essential workers in Texas looking for a raise? Maybe Washington will step up 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
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Portland businesses struggle to keep up with new $18 hazard pay 1/24/2021
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Hufstetler to examine state tax credits as Georgia lawmakers feel pressure to raise spending 1/24/2021
New Mexico
State Finances
Op-Ed
Austerity won't help New Mexico's children 1/23/2021
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Baker Budget To Fund 2019 School Reform Law 1/23/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Rick Wilson: Eliminating WV income tax would be disastrous 1/23/2021
Colorado
Immigration
News Story
THE BIDEN AGENDA | Colorado will feel administration's moves on immigration, COVID, climate 1/23/2021
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Pressure to Raise Spending Clear in Georgia Budget Talks 1/23/2021
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
COVID-19 pandemic worsens housing disparities in Boston 1/22/2021
Idaho
State Finances
News Story
Boasting bigger pocketbooks, Idaho budget chief touts tax relief, infrastructure plans 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
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Trump administration's $1.5 billion healthcare gift may hurt push for Medicaid expansion 1/22/2021
New Hampshire
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Optimistic outlook for NH economy – with caveats 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Latest COVID-19 package contains necessary relief, but Congress must do more 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
Maine
Education
News Story
A third of Maine student loan borrowers could have debt eliminated under Biden plan 1/21/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Georgia's slow COVID vaccine rollout exposes broad public health shortfall 1/20/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Promoting rural broadband with tax breaks 1/20/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Editorial
Whitmer continues attack on virus 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
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
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
What Will The Next Year Look Like For W.Va.'s Economy? 1/20/2021
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Study Says Ohio Needs to Reinstate Corporate Income Tax 1/20/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Budget, policy panel: 'Inexplicable' to consider income tax cuts during pandemic, recession 1/20/2021
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
State officials forcing public to choose between health, government participation 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
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Legislature passes Medicaid block grant 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
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
Michigan
Taxes
News Story
Michigan's projected tax revenue more than $2B more than expected. 1/16/2021
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-ed
Statehouse Beat: There GOP goes again on income taxes 1/16/2021
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
Health Care
News Story
Senate approves Medicaid block grant, paves path for House 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
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
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Biden's wage hike plan reignites debate in Louisiana, 'Very long overdue' 1/15/2021
Montana
Taxes
News Story
Who directly benefits from Gianforte tax cuts? 1/15/2021
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
Maryland
Taxes
Op-ed
Here's how to make Maryland's tax system fairer this year | COMMENTARY 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
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Funding to feed families during the pandemic 1/14/2021
Washington
State Finances
News Story
Public Investments Key to WA Governor's Recovery Vision 1/14/2021
Maryland
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Hogan's stimulus check proposal could miss thousands of low-income Marylanders 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
Idaho
Taxes
Op-ed
No greater guarantee than rising school taxes 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
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey Cannabis Legalization Deal Implodes 1/12/2021
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
NJPP Applauds Gov. Murphy for Rejecting Austerity 1/12/2021
New Mexico
Education
News Story
Poll: NM Voters Support Boost to Early-Education Funding 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 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
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 signs landmark $14.5B economic incentive package 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
State Finances
News Story
Murphy hails new tax break law as investment in state's economy | NJ Spotlight News 1/7/2021
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Governor Signs Economic Recovery Act Sponsored by Newark Lawmakers 1/7/2021
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
As Coal Economy Crumbles, Advocates Seek Solutions to Save Two Regions 1/6/2021
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
New legislative session, new hope 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
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
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
COVID-19 deaths rising in overcrowded West Virginia regional jails 1/6/2021
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
The Election in Georgia Is About Reproductive Justice 1/5/2021
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Whitmer signs bills that make dramatic changes to state's criminal justice system 1/5/2021
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
Employers no longer required to give employees paid sick leave for COVID-19 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Policy Matters Ohio: New Unemployment Benefits 'Not Enough' 1/5/2021
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid costs set to soar 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
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
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
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Maine renters are at lowest danger of getting evicted, national study shows 12/31/2020
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Businesses worry minimum wage increase coming at the wrong time 12/31/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
39% of population in Louisiana on Medicaid 12/30/2020
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Covid-19 made a bad situation worse for many Vermonters 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
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
Virginia
Immigration
News Story
Virginia To Offer Illegal Immigrants Legal Driving Permits Starting Jan. 1 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
Pennsylvania
Criminal Justice
News Story
Good government groups say GOP judicial amendment will 'politicize' the courts 12/29/2020
Vermont
Equity
News Story
Economic report shifts focus for pandemic 12/29/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentuckians still waiting on unemployment benefits after filing in the spring 12/29/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
4 Burger King Restaurants Are Closing Forever - Guardian Liberty Voice 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
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid cuts may still loom in Florida amid COVID-19 health care crisis 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
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
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Coronavirus stimulus bill includes holiday gifts to Pa. brewers, racetracks, and other local interests 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
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
Ohio
Criminal Justice
Op-ed
What can happen behind closed doors and how to fix it for justice-involved families 12/23/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
More than 200,000 added to Louisiana Medicaid rolls during pandemic 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
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
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Lame-duck COVID-19 aid a win for workers, businesses 12/23/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
In The Know: Virus becomes Tulsa Co.'s 4th leading cause of death 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
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky needs to 'reprogram' computers to pay new $300 jobless benefit, Beshear says 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
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
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
Gov. Whitmer announces new support for families, restaurants, and residents facing eviction 12/22/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
N.J. approves $14 billion in corporate tax breaks 12/22/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Georgia agency: Relief package doesn't do enough 12/22/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
As Congress eyes coronavirus relief, Georgia runoffs also weigh on deal 12/22/2020
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
Michigan Will Reprise Liquor Buyback for Restaurants & Bars 12/22/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
$14 billion incentive program ready for Murphy's signature 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
Programs implemented to help Michigan businesses, families 12/22/2020
Arkansas
Health Care
News Story
Marshallese are poised to regain health benefits 12/22/2020
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
La. unemployment figures show younger Black women most likely to remain out of work 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
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Valley Economic Outlook Grim As COVID Aid Programs End 12/22/2020
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
Are Lamont and fellow Democrats headed for tax reform showdown? 12/22/2020
Kentucky
Income Support
News Story
Online SNAP Program Could Increase Food Accessibility In Ohio Valley 12/22/2020
Florida
Taxes
News Story
Florida Chamber, business groups want to cut rising unemployment tax 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
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Community reacts to Congress' $900 billion relief stimulus deal 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Northeast Ohio business leaders reflect on a tumultuous 2020 and look ahead to 2021 12/20/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Kids Count Reports Examines Child Well-Being In 2020 12/20/2020
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
Tennessee
Health Care
Editorial
Cooper: Hamilton County falls in health profile, and the coronavirus likely will make it worse 12/19/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Union-backed plan would hike taxes on richest New Yorkers   12/19/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Unemployed Georgians approaching Dec. 26 financial cliff 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
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
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
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
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic leads more Mainers to work fewer hours or in less-skilled jobs 12/19/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Massive corporate tax breaks back for New Jersey? | NJ Spotlight News 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
What's in the NJ $14B tax break plan? 12/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
NJPP Testimony: Legislators Should Vote NO on $11.5 Billion Corporate Subsidy Bill 12/18/2020
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
Equity
News Story
Report: Improved Tax Policies Would Help Fix NM's Racial Inequity 12/17/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Rich NY'ers would pay more in taxes in plan 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
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report: Front-line workers in RI not making enough to get by 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
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Work Or Kids? NJ Parents Find Tough Choices Amid COVID Pandemic 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
Taxes
News Story
Mostly cheers for new tax incentive programs 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
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report: Essential workers continue to struggle to make ends meet 12/17/2020
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
An agenda for Albany: Guidance for the state Legislature 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
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
Washington
Equity
News Story
Survey: COVID affects all aspects of life for low-income families 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
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Jason Bailey: Kentucky must remove roadblock to unemployment insurance, an economic stabilizer 12/12/2020
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Top Ohio CEOs Make More Than 300 Times Their Average Employees 12/12/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Studies show Medicaid expansion would insure thousands in RGV 12/12/2020
Virginia
Education
News Story
State Lawmakers Face Unique Challenge With Doling Out Education Funding Next Year 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
Florida
Income Support
Op-ed
A holiday unlike any we’ve seen 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
New York
Education
News Story
Older People Feeling Weight of Student Loans 12/8/2020
New Hampshire
State Finances
News Story
New Hampshire state revenue comes in stronger than anticipated 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
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
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
California workers' layoffs continue, and Congress isn't acting. How can the state help? 12/6/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Weekly Wonk: How are Oklahoma children doing? 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
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
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
New Jersey
Education
News Story
Newark Schools Spend Millions On Safety Supplies While Students Wait To Return 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
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Gilda Z. Jacobs: Reframing Lame Duck and seizing the moment 12/4/2020
Georgia
Education
News Story
Some Georgia Tax Credit Scholarships Go To Anti-LGBTQ Schools 12/4/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Conservative Group Pushing Property Tax Cut For 2021 Ballot 12/4/2020
Idaho
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Caldwell Housing Authority to address affordable housing shortage with RV park 12/4/2020
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
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
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
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Federal unemployment aid for 80K-plus Kentuckians set to expire after Christmas 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
Connecticut
Education
News Story
Elm City questions NHPS School Resource Officer program 12/3/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic Pain Unequally Felt As Financial Cliff Looms For The Unemployed 12/3/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
NJ Advocates Demand COVID Aid For Immigrants, Find Ally In Church 12/2/2020
Massachusetts
Education
News Story
As students leave district schools, charters and vocational schools see growth - CommonWealth Magazine 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
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Opinion: Congress should deliver holiday COVID-19 relief 12/2/2020
Ohio
Education
News Story
Burden Of Student Loan Debt 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio borrowing nearly $7M per day on average to pay unemployment benefits 12/2/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
City to disburse $2.5 million for emergency pandemic relief 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
Analyst: New Mexico closing grocery stores over COVID make state's food deserts worse 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Jobs search will soon be required of those receiving jobless benefits 12/2/2020
Alabama
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Alabama still hasn’t spent $818 million in CARES Act funds 12/2/2020
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Redlining, Racism Still Hurt Property Values And, In Turn, School Funding 12/2/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Thriving coronavirus, ailing oil industry leave Carlsbad residents struggling 12/1/2020
Michigan
Immigration
News Story
SCOTUS hears Trump argument on excluding undocumented in census count 12/1/2020
Ohio
Education
News Story
School quality measured despite COVID impact on learning 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
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Chamber files lawsuit to stop Portland's hazard pay provision 12/1/2020
Minnesota
State Finances
News Story
Minnesota's budget forecast projects $641 million surplus 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
New Jersey
Equity
Editorial
Diversity and turf clash in redistricting 11/29/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Misinformation, COVID-19 create barriers to healthcare coverage 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
Oklahoma
State Finances
News Story
The Frontier: State lawmakers face an 'incredibly difficult budget year' with a long road to recovery 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
Georgia
Education
News Story
Fewer kindergarten students means money problems for schools and learning concerns for children. 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
Lower unemployment rate ends some benefits; Benefits 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
Health Care
News Story
Georgia and Medicaid: Kemp's New Health Care Plan 11/26/2020
Connecticut
Education
News Story
'It felt like jail': Some community voices oppose New Haven school resource officers 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Thousands won't qualify for extended benefits 11/26/2020
Oregon
Health Care
News Story
Oregon hunger on the rise as holidays arrive; more government action urged 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
New Hampshire
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Relief for the Vulnerable and Biden's First Budget 11/25/2020
Connecticut
Education
Op-ed
Boot Cops From Schools 11/25/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Georgia Now Accepting Cannabis Cultivation Applications 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
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Tell Congress: Coloradans Need Relief This Holiday Season 11/25/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
OPEN MEMO TO PA CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION: PANDEMIC RELIEF — NOW! 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio's falling unemployment rate means end to some jobless benefits 11/25/2020
Texas
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Texas’ working poor need help in coronavirus recession. Here’s what Congress can do 11/24/2020
New York
Equity
News Story
Latinos continue to be the minority worst hit by the crisis in New York 11/24/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Thousands of Ohioans can no longer get extended jobless benefits because of state's falling unemployment rate 11/24/2020
Oregon
Health Care
Op-ed
This Thanksgiving, too many Oregonians will be going hungry 11/24/2020
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Rick Wilson: Congress fiddles on COVID-19 relief while country burns (Opinion) 11/24/2020
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
Ohio's oldest death-row inmate dies behind bars from likely spread of the coronavirus 11/24/2020
Virginia
Equity
News Story
New reports detail deepening segregation by race and poverty in Virginia schools 11/23/2020
New Hampshire
Income Support
News Story
With decade-long wait for subsidized housing, solutions to homelessness elusive 11/23/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Guest columnist: Kentuckians facing hunger, hardship need relief 11/23/2020
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
Editorial Roundup: Ohio 11/23/2020
Georgia
Education
News Story
Georgia's Kindergarten Enrollment Falls, Signaling Possible Drop In School Funding 11/23/2020
Florida
State Finances
News Story
As COVID-19 shreds Florida's finances, new estimate says clamping down on corporate tax avoidance could raise nearly $500 million 11/23/2020
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
NJ Democrats' diversity demands clash with party bosses' plans for Legislature 11/23/2020
New Jersey
Education
News Story
Report: Reform property taxes so less affluent school districts can catch up 11/23/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Valley Economic Outlook Grim As COVID Aid Programs End - WOUB Public Media 11/23/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Congress, in the spirit of Thanksgiving, provide relief to families facing hardship 11/23/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Pot legalization hits an unlikely snag: 'magic' mushrooms 11/22/2020
Connecticut
Education
News Story
New school officer a 'social worker, teacher and parent' 11/22/2020
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
Coalition rallies for taxes on rich to fund essential services 11/22/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
With budget nearing completion, Hinds says revenue proposals will come next year 11/21/2020
New Jersey
Education
Op-Ed
To attract talent to the classroom, we need to celebrate teachers' heroic work 11/21/2020
Michigan
Education
News Story
Report Critical Of For-Profit Colleges 11/21/2020
Georgia
Immigration
News Story
Immigration advocates make some election gains 11/21/2020
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
Advocates urge tax hike for RI's top earners at State House rally 11/21/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Local families struggling this holiday season 11/21/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio unemployment rate fell to 5.6% in October 11/20/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic-related benefits to expire Dec. 26 - Lane Report 11/20/2020
Indiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The fight against hunger in Muncie is approaching a COVID-19 crisis point 11/20/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey Senate, Assembly committees advance cannabis bills 11/20/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New state labor data: In NC, the COVID recession is over for some, but not for many others 11/20/2020
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Louisiana people get a sales tax holiday 11/20/2020
Pennsylvania
State Finances
News Story
General Assembly looks to close budget shortfall by tapping leftover stimulus funds 11/20/2020
Pennsylvania
State Finances
News Story
Remaining $1.3 billion in coronavirus cash to prop up Pa. state budget rather than help ailing industries 11/20/2020
Florida
Criminal Justice
News Story
Deficit or no deficit, Florida needs criminal justice reform 11/20/2020
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
PAI: Joblessness drags on as assistance dries up 11/20/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio sued over lower payments to relatives caring for kids 11/20/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio's senators support waiver for PUA overpayments 11/19/2020
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Letter: Missourians desperately need virus economic relief 11/19/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Many Kentuckians face hunger and hardship this Thanksgiving, they need relief 11/19/2020
Pennsylvania
State Finances
News Story
Analysis: Pa. faces a several billion dollar tax shortfall thanks to the pandemic-affected economy 11/19/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Hunger Stats Underscore Need for COVID Relief Bill 11/18/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Group calls for more progressive tax to fund New Jersey schools 11/18/2020
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Criminal justice reform coalition announces support for bill broadening opportunities for those seeking a second chance - Lane Report 11/18/2020
Georgia
Education
News Story
Can Biden convert his education ideas into policy? 11/18/2020
New Jersey
Education
News Story
School funding in New Jersey back at 1994 levels 11/18/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Most unemployed Mainers will lose benefits as virus spikes 11/18/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
As holiday season begins, Maine families face stark hardship from pandemic, economic crisis 11/18/2020
Arkansas
Education
News Story
Legislative leaders tout children and family issues at virtual forum - Talk Business & Politics 11/18/2020
Georgia
Education
News Story
Least educated county in every state 11/18/2020
Maine
Equity
News Story
Report: how workplace racial equity contributes to economy 11/17/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Pa. is in the throes of a COVID-19 recession. Wolf, lawmakers need to step up for working families 11/17/2020
New Jersey
Education
Equity
News Story
NJPP: REPORT: School Funding in New Jersey: A Fair Future for All 11/17/2020
Idaho
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Idahoans Still Experiencing Recession Hardship, Report Shows 11/17/2020
Montana
Taxes
News Story
New report details taxation in Indian Country 11/17/2020
Ohio
Education
Equity
News Story
Biden Wants To Help Pay Some Student Loans, But There's Pressure To Go Further 11/17/2020
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
Will D.C. Ever Have A Latinx Councilmember? 11/17/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Op-Ed
N.J. Black leaders: Levy a cannabis tax to repair the harm done by the drug war 11/17/2020
Rhode Island
health Care
News Story
Rhode Islanders weigh in on the factors shaping public health amid the COVID-19 pandemic 11/16/2020
Kentucky
Education
News Story
States spending the most and least per student on education 11/16/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New study finds persistent racial disparities in West Virginia 11/16/2020
Montana
State Finances
News Story
Governor says final budget has $251M ending fund balance 11/16/2020
Idaho
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Analysis: Reopening No Cure for ID Families' Financial Struggles 11/16/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Undocumented NJ Residents at Risk Under New Proposed Rules 11/16/2020
District of Columbia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Did DC 'Defund the Police'? 11/16/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
N.J. weed bill on hold as social justice advocates push for 'justice' 11/15/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Business, Clergy Leaders Call for Immigrant COVID Aid in New Jersey 11/15/2020
Alabama
Work Support and Wages
Editorial
Money on the table 11/14/2020
Minnesota
Taxes
News Story
Why taxing the wealthiest will miss the mark 11/14/2020
Tennessee
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Study: Upward Mobility Tougher in Tennessee and Memphis 11/14/2020
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Missouri Budget Project calls for stimulus payments to Missourians 11/13/2020
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Bedsole, Patton face off in HD49 special election 11/13/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
New Mexico lawmakers hear from experts on child well being 11/13/2020
Massachusetts
Health Care
News Story
Marc Lombardo unable to reign in MassHealth spending through proposed control board 11/13/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Gov. DeSantis' New Data Analyst Hire, $15 Minimum Wage Coming To Florida, Miami Dolphins And COVID-19 11/13/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
How Living Near Border Walls Affects Mental Health 11/13/2020
New Mexico
State Finances
Op-Ed
Opinion: New urgency to diversify state's economy 11/13/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Obamacare offers a safety net for millions who've lost health insurance. How many Texans will use it? 11/13/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
Experts: Neglect Prevention Key to Better Childhood Outcomes 11/13/2020
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Budget Group Calls for Stimulus Payments for Struggling Missourians 11/13/2020
Idaho
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Fiscal group calls out economic hardship in Idaho 11/13/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Mainers prepare for a cold, hungry winter 11/13/2020
Pennsylvania
Equity
News Story
Black voters in Pa. played a pivotal role in 2020 election, tipping Joe Biden to victory 11/13/2020
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Think tank calls on Parson to cut $1,000 stimulus checks for unemployed Missourians 11/13/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Reports on Florida's biggest road building proposal in decades on DeSantis' desk 11/13/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Portland: Minimum Wage Increase Won't Be Enforced Until 2022 11/12/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
GUEST COMMENTARY | Naples Florida Weekly 11/12/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
'We're playing with fire': Pennsylvania waits for another stimulus package 11/12/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Floridians passed Amendment 2 to raise the minimum wage, now what? 11/12/2020
Wisconsin
Criminal Justice
Equity
News Story
Wisconsin county jails have far higher rates of Black inmates than Black residents, and voices for reform are getting louder 11/11/2020
Connecticut
Equity
News Story
CT's Extreme Inequality Poses Major Obstacle To Sustainable 'Inclusive' Growth 11/11/2020
Arizona
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Voters chose more than just the president: A review of important state ballot initiative outcomes 11/11/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Tax-the-rich plans still bad ideas for Massachusetts 11/11/2020
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
SCOTUS hears case to strike down 'Obamacare' 11/11/2020
Wisconsin
Criminal Justice
News Story
Lockup disparity; Black people in Wisconsin still jailed at far higher rates than their overall population 11/11/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Health care advocates urge Supreme Court to leave Affordable Care Act in place 11/11/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
NJ for Health Care: What It Could Mean for Millions of Americans if Republicans Succeed in Abolishing the Affordable Care Act 11/10/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
Op-ed
Fate of quality health care rests on outcome of lawsuit 11/10/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Budget amendments would raise taxes on corporations, capital gains in Massachusetts 11/10/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Mass. employers urge caution on tax front 11/10/2020
Michigan
Health Care
SPP Publication
Public Policy Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak in Michigan: IMMIGRANTS’ ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE 11/10/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida to Watch Closely as Obamacare Again Goes Before Supreme Court 11/10/2020
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
Author of failed Louisiana constitutional amendment plans to try again next year 11/9/2020
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
U.S. Supreme Court Takes Up Future of Affordable Care Act 11/9/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What does $15 per hour minimum wage in Florida mean for restaurants? 11/9/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Long-awaited legal cannabis bill up for vote today 11/9/2020
Wisconsin
State Finances
News Story
County Board rejects giving $20K to nonprofits, Sheriff's Office gets $1.8M increase in 2021 budget 11/9/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
500 MASS PROPERTIES, 20 DELAWARE ADDRESSES, AND ONE COSTLY LOOPHOLE 11/9/2020
California
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What Joe Biden's victory means for California in Washington 11/8/2020
Ohio
Health Care
Op-Ed
The Affordable Care Act is imperative for Ohio: Wendy Patton (Opinion) 11/8/2020
Pennsylvania
Census
News Story
Homeless Bethlehem mom invokes 33-year-old law in fight to keep her kids in same school 11/8/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey Lawmakers File Marijuana Sales Bill Days After Voters Approve Legalization 11/8/2020
Pennsylvania
Equity
News Story
Organizations Hold Demonstrations Across The State To Show Support For Complete Vote Count 11/7/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What Three US Ballot Results Mean for Poverty and Inequality 11/7/2020
New Hampshire
Health Care
News Story
Some school systems see enrollment spike because of COVID-19 11/7/2020
Connecticut
Criminal Justice
News Story
Report: CT could save $106 per day for each fewer child in detention centers 11/7/2020
Kentucky
Immigration
News Story
From immigration to health care, how will a Biden presidency impact Kentucky? 11/7/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Letter: Managed care has already been tried, and it failed 11/6/2020
Tennessee
State Finances
SPP Publication
Tennessee Tax Revenue Tracker for FY 2021 11/6/2020
Kentucky
Health Care
Op-Ed
McConnell's most important leadership test 11/6/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
$15 minimum wage supporters in Florida are 'ready to fight' legislation that undercuts Amendment 2 11/6/2020
Arizona
Education
Op-Ed
Proposition 208 wins, but will it make a difference for Arizona schools and teachers? 11/6/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
What States Will Make From Marijuana Legalization 11/6/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Cannabis Industry Sounds Off on Legalizations Wins Across U.S. 11/6/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Florida voters spurn Democrats, but embrace $15 minimum wage 11/6/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
The 2020 election untied and retied the fiscal knot in Colorado with decisions on Gallagher and taxes 11/5/2020
Virginia
Immigration
News Story
In new portrait series launched by Richmond-area artist, local immigrants share their stories 11/5/2020
Virginia
Immigration
News Story
In the era of stinging rhetoric against immigration, Richmond-area immigrants share their stories 11/5/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
House leaders avoid tax hikes in proposed state budget 11/5/2020
New York
State Finances
News Story
With federal elections undecided, state aid hangs in balance 11/5/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Colorado Passed Prop 118. Here's When And How Workers Can Take Paid Family And Medical Leave. 11/5/2020
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Unemployment Benefits in DC, VA and MD, Explained 11/5/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
State, local government employee wages expected to increase $540 million with Florida's new minimum wage 11/5/2020
California
Taxes
News Story
Proposition 19, which modifies Prop. 13 property-tax breaks, maintaining its lead in California 11/4/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Portland chamber says minimum wage increase could devastate businesses 11/4/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Invest in Ed tax to boost teacher pay, school funding, grabs early lead 11/4/2020
Florida
Criminal Justice
News Story
Oregon Decriminalizes Small Amounts of Heroin and Cocaine, and New Jersey and Arizona Legalize Marijuana 11/4/2020
Colorado
Health Care
News Story
Report: Median wages in Pueblo are insufficient for affordable childcare 11/4/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Workers get 'a lot of hope' as Florida votes to hike minimum wage to $15 per hour 11/4/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Colorado Voters Repeal Gallagher Restraint On Residential Property Taxes 11/4/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Colorado voters still of two minds when it comes to taxes 11/4/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Here Are Some Good Things That Happened on Election Day 11/4/2020
West Virginia
Taxes
News Story
With big GOP wins, Justice aims at the income tax; Speaker Hanshaw focuses on property taxes 11/4/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Voters Ignore Business Protests in Approving Pro-Worker Measures 11/4/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Colorado paid family leave proposal appears headed toward victory 11/3/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
As COVID-19 leaves Texans jobless and lacking health insurance, lawmakers mull expanding Medicaid 11/3/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Florida voters may boost minimum wage to $15 an hour 11/3/2020
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Letter to the Editor 11/3/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Medicaid's Future Hinges On Who Wins The White House 11/2/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
How Child Care Became a Centerpiece of the 2020 Election 11/2/2020
Pennsylvania
State Finances
News Story
Even Before COVID-19, Pennsylvania Growth Slowed Under Trump 11/2/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Donald Trump Lied About Passing Pro-Worker Industrial Policy 11/2/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Business group on last-minute spending spree to defeat Prop. 208 11/2/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Proposed plan to 'Reimagine Appalachia' touts jobs, justice and sustainability for the Ohio Valley 11/2/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
Op-Ed
Letter to the Editor: Stitt needs to involved marginalized people in decision about Medicaid 11/1/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Florida to Vote on Raising Minimum Wage to $15 11/1/2020
Montana
State Finances
News Story
Data: Policy experts, politicians divided on 2017 Republican tax law 11/1/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Campaign 2020: Where Did All The Manufacturing Jobs Go? 11/1/2020
New Mexico
Taxes
News Story
Key New Mexico lawmaker wants to reevaluate tax breaks 10/31/2020
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Missouri S & T wins $2.7million CARES Act grant to establish child care center 10/31/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
How Presidential Election Could Reshape Medicaid 10/31/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Georgia health-insurance reforms a 'missed opportunity' 10/31/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
In service-heavy Florida, minimum wage boost is on ballot 10/31/2020
Arizona
Education
Editorial
Vote ‘YES’ on Prop 208: It won’t cost you a penny 10/30/2020
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Should Ky.'s Record-High COVID-19 Cases Bring Restrictions? It's Complicated 10/30/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Healthcare advocates offer guidance in navigating ACA open enrollment period 10/30/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Ballad launches new health program 10/30/2020
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
U.S. Department of Justice data reveals Kentucky continues to struggle with high imprisonment rates 10/30/2020
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Voters to Decide State Tax Policy at the Ballot Box This Year 10/29/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
New York Is In A Financial Tailspin, Millions Are Suffering. Why Shouldn’t Billionaires Pay More Taxes? 10/29/2020
Wisconsin
Equity
Op-Ed
Racine paper slams lack of Biden probe; Blogger insists Trump's anti-science will cost him 10/29/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida Groups Fear Loss of Health Insurance For Many Ahead Of Oral Arguments In Obamacare Lawsuit 10/29/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
How a Domestic Violence Loophole Could Doom a Campaign to Cut Oklahoma's Harsh Prison Sentences 10/29/2020
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Federal ruling allows inmates to get a COVID-19 stimulus check. But time is running out. 10/29/2020
Vermont
Taxes
Editorial
Editorial: Scott earns a repeat but with significant caveats 10/29/2020
Virginia
Taxes
News Story
Big Tax-Hike Push Coming 10/29/2020
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
Today Is Latinx Women's Equal Pay Day. Here's Everything To Know About Equal Pay Day, Explained 10/29/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
West Virginians Were Promised an Economic Revival. It Hasn’t Happened Yet. 10/29/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What swing states tell us about the state of the U.S. economy 10/29/2020
Maryland
Education
News Story
Betting on the Future: Where does all the money go? 10/29/2020
Montana
Health Care
News Story
Virus fight: Risk becomes real for some Blackfeet 10/28/2020
Michigan
State Finances
Op-Ed
State cuts hurt our communities 10/28/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
The key players funding both sides of Proposition 208 10/28/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Workers, Community Groups, Advocacy Organizations, and Labor Unions Hail Gov. Murphy's Workplace Protection Executive Order as "Key First Step" to Ensure Worker Safety During the Pandemic 10/28/2020
New Hampshire
State Finances
News Story
Improved revenues in certain sectors, state agency economizing, create healthier fiscal forecast for New Hampshire 10/28/2020
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Kentucky among national leaders in imprisonment rates 10/28/2020
Utah
Education
Op-Ed
Guest opinion: Amendment G features promises that won't be kept 10/28/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Obamacare lawsuit threatens health care coverage for 2 million Floridians, and maybe millions more 10/28/2020
Wisconsin
Work Support and Wages
News Story
How politics paralyzed Wisconsin's pandemic response - and left families to grieve their losses 10/28/2020
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
THE STAKES 2020: Jim Carnes on the future of Medicaid in Alabama 10/28/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Editorial
We must protect Ohio workers 10/28/2020
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
Cities See Declining Revenue Sharing From State 10/28/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
Managed care is a bad investment for Oklahoma 10/28/2020
Oklahoma
State Finances
Op-Ed
SQ 814 should be defeated 10/27/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
COVID-19 puts our kids and families at higher risk based on social determinants of health 10/27/2020
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Oil, gas push for millions in tax cuts 10/27/2020
Florida
Health Care
Criminal Justice
News Story
Organizations Urge Florida A.G. Moody To Withdraw From Supreme Court Challenge To Affordable Care Act 10/27/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky residents bury McConnell for jamming through Barrett while millions suffer 10/27/2020
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Kentucky lives are on the line with Supreme Court challenge to Affordable Care Act 10/27/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky paper slams Mitch McConnell for gloating over Supreme Court while residents of his state suffer 10/27/2020
Maine
Taxes
News Story
White House touts benefits of Trump policies in Maine, but it may be too soon to gauge effects 10/27/2020
Maryland
State Finances
News Story
Hogan seeks to boost late attempt to defeat referendum that would give legislators more budget power 10/27/2020
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
Michigan communities paying price for declining share of state revenue 10/27/2020
New Mexico
State Finances
News Story
Study: New Mexico's Oil and Gas Collapse Could Last Years 10/26/2020
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
122,000 Alabamians could lose health coverage if ACA is overturned, study finds 10/26/2020
Arkansas
Equity
News Story
States with the most debt 10/26/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Should Oklahoma Reroute Public Health Funding To Pay For Medicaid Expansion? 10/26/2020
Colorado
Health Care
News Story
Report: Free Child Care Could Remove Barriers For Pueblo Families 10/26/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
Nearly 11,000 children in Louisiana lost their health insurance last year 10/26/2020
Utah
Education
Op-Ed
Guest op-ed: Amendment G: Promises that won't be kept 10/26/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Essential workers deserve a raise; vote yes on Amendment 2 | Opinion 10/26/2020
Louisiana
State Finances
Op-Ed
Guest column: Damaging budget cuts will follow if Amendment 4 restrictions pass 10/26/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
Choose healthy news over junk (Guest Post: Jeff Berrong, OK Policy Board Member) 10/26/2020
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Can Louisiana afford Constitutional Amendment 5 after years of manufacturing tax breaks? 10/25/2020
Michigan
State Finances
Criminal Justice
News Story
Michigan prisons seek more funding as COVID-19 expenses rise 10/25/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
50,000 children in Louisiana are without health insurance, the largest increase in a decade 10/25/2020
New Mexico
State Finances
Op-Ed
New report on decline of oil and gas industry should get lawmakers' attention 10/25/2020
New York
Immigration
Op-Ed
Opinion: Refugees like my ancestors are part of what made America great 10/24/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Prop 208 – hear both sides then vote 10/24/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Experts debate Prop. 208 and Its impact on Pinal County 10/24/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Column: Federal relief is critical for Ohio's public two-year colleges 10/23/2020
Oregon
State Finances
News Story
President Donald Trump's bold plans didn't change Oregon's economic trajectory 10/23/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Save Florida workers; vote yes on Amendment 2 | Opinion 10/23/2020
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
What To Know About State Budget Spending 10/23/2020
North Carolina
Equity
News Story
Inequality has been building for decades in the U.S., but experts say the pandemic 'ripped it open' 10/23/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Rutgers panel: Lack of access to aid is disproportionately hurting immigrant women of color 10/23/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Not all Florida businesses oppose Amendment 2 to raise the minimum wage to $15 10/23/2020
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Will it bust the budget or pay for itself? 10/23/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Addressing misinformation about SQ 805 10/23/2020
Vermont
Education
News Story
Podcast focuses on educational inequity 10/23/2020
Utah
Equity
News Story
Utah transforms a juvenile detention center into a place where kids can get help 10/23/2020
Vermont
Taxes
SPP Publication
No school tax increase for COVID shortfall 10/23/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Say 'yes' to legalizing marijuana if you want more law and order 10/22/2020
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
Report unveils COVID-19 racial inequities in NJ 10/22/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Prop. 208 looks at education funding in Arizona and who should pay for it 10/22/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
How To Use Your Vote To Fight For Arizona's Students 10/22/2020
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri faces likely budget challenges 10/22/2020
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Data Shows More Than Half Of Utah Child Under Six-Years-Old Have A Need For Early Childhood Care 10/22/2020
New Mexico
Education
News Story
COVID complicates college prep for Native students - New Mexico In Depth 10/22/2020
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Shame on Larry Obhof for taking policy options off the table during pandemic 10/22/2020
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
PAI: Vermont sees precarious signs of recovery 10/21/2020
Maryland
State Finances
News Story
Maryland Voters Weigh In On Proposed Budget Amendment 10/21/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Appalachia infrastructure plan could bring 2.3 million Ohio jobs by 2030, study says 10/21/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Organizations share concerns about 'Obamacare' lawsuit ahead of oral arguments 10/21/2020
Utah
Taxes
News Story
Amendment G would expand uses of income tax for programs for kids, disabled 10/21/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
Op-ed
Point of View: Choose healthy news over junk 10/21/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
West Virginia Non-profits Call on Governor Justice to Reallocate Remaining CARES Act Funding 10/21/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Sixty small-business owners oppose Portland minimum wage initiative 10/21/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic puts one-fourth of Mainers in struggle meeting household expenses 10/21/2020
Arkansas
Equity
Op-ed
BRENDA BLAGG: Issues with Issue 3 10/21/2020
Nebraska
Health Care
News Story
Nebraska gets federal approval to limit Medicaid benefits, but challenge in court is likely 10/21/2020
New Mexico
State Finances
News Story
New Mexico's oil and gas collapse could last years amid calls for economic diversification 10/21/2020
Nebraska
Health Care
State Finances
News Story
Feds approve Nebraska's two-tiered Medicaid expansion setup 10/21/2020
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Referendum proposals could add $12 million in costs to Portland budget, city says 10/21/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Hiring in Dayton region slows 10/21/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
New York City Covid Spending Tops $4 Billion, Virtually All Covered by Federal Funds 10/20/2020
Texas
Equity
SPP Publication
An Equitable Recovery that Works for Texans of All Backgrounds 10/20/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
New Jersey faces looming fiscal crisis, experts warn 10/20/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Small businesses oppose minimum wage initiative 10/20/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Coloradans asked to lower their own taxes in Proposition 116 10/20/2020
Arkansas
Education
News Story
Little Rock has an opportunity to elect a transformative school board 10/20/2020
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Beacon Hill Roll Call regular weekly report 10/20/2020
Michigan
Education
News Story
Michigan offers "10 Cents a Meal" for all schools to serve healthy, local food 10/20/2020
Arkansas
Health Care
News Story
Arkansas sees uninsured children increasing at alarming rate 10/20/2020
Nebraska
Health Care
News Story
Feds approve Nebraska’s two-tiered Medicaid expansion setup 10/20/2020
Oklahoma
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
CDC eviction moratorium will help, but Oklahoma’s housing crisis still looms large 10/20/2020
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
After years of delays, Black NJ lawmakers say their voices have not been heard on urgent reforms 10/20/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
SPP Publication
Smoothing the Transition: A Medicaid Buy-in Could Reduce Churn and Expand Health Insurance Coverage to Thousands of West Virginians 10/20/2020
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri budget bouncing back from COVID, but experts warn economic weakness remains 10/20/2020
Vermont
State Finances
SPP Publication
Vermont sees precarious signs of recovery 10/20/2020
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
17 West Virginia Non-profits Call on Governor Justice to reallocate remaining CARES Act funding 10/20/2020
Utah
Education
Op-ed
Robert Gehrke: What’s Amendment G on your ballot? It’s a legislative shell game involving education. 10/19/2020
Maryland
State Finances
News Story
Proposed Budget Amendment On Ballot For MD Voters 10/19/2020
Maryland
State Finances
Op-ed
Opinion | Maryland voters can balance the budget process 10/19/2020
Utah
Education
News Story
On the 2020 ballot: Utah Amendment G 10/19/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Kemp rolls out Medicaid plans 10/19/2020
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
FIGHT OF THEIR LIVES: WITH EVICTION MORATORIUM OVER, TENANTS SCRAMBLE FOR ASSISTANCE 10/19/2020
Virginia
State Finances
News Story
After Lengthy Special Session, Adjusted State Budget Still Faces Delays 10/19/2020
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
Don't expect Ohio's coronavirus map to look better anytime soon: Capitol Letter 10/19/2020
Texas
Census
News Story
Chaotic census could harm Harris County; After survey ends abruptly, officials worry about losing millions in funding due to undercount 10/17/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Oklahoma takes first step to outsource care for most Medicaid recipients 10/17/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Month's jobless rate rises to 7.6%; State unemployment checks could flow for 19 weeks next yearCoronavirus outbreak 10/17/2020
Wisconsin
Taxes
Editorial
It's not just Trump - Wisconsin's wealthy benefit from a rigged tax system 10/16/2020
Utah
State Finances
News Story
Amendment G could end decades of 'sleight of hand' regarding Utah budget process 10/16/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Is Pennsylvania ready for 'drastic impact' on health care if Obamacare is repealed? 10/16/2020
Oregon
Taxes
News Story
Portland area income taxes on high-earners could soar to highest in nation, study finds 10/16/2020
Texas
Census
News Story
Problem-plagued' census could lead to loss of funding, political representation for Harris County 10/16/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Job recovery plods along 10/16/2020
Virginia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Session 2020: Key Budget Policy Choices 10/16/2020
Pennsylvania
Health Care
News Story
From the 'donut hole' to lifetime limits, here are other key Obamacare provisions in danger 10/16/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
SPP Publication
Friday Facts and Figures: October 16, 2020 10/16/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Federal government approves Georgia's alternative to full Medicaid expansion 10/16/2020
Oregon
Health Care
News Story
Oregon Food Bank sees increase in need amidst pandemic, wildfires 10/16/2020
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
New Jersey, Birthplace of Welfare Family Caps, Has Finally Repealed Them 10/16/2020
Wisconsin
State Finances
Editorial
Plain Talk: It's not just Trump — Wisconsin's wealthy benefit from a rigged tax system 10/16/2020
Hawaii
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
A better kind of unemployment insurance 10/16/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Child Support Non-Payment Bill Is Introduced 10/16/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
The Pandemic Sent Americans' Health Care Coverage Into Free Fall 10/16/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Challenges Loom After Federal Approval Of Kemp Health Plan 10/16/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Tampa Bay activists rally for Florida's $15 minimum wage boost 10/16/2020
Utah
Education
Op-ed
Amendment G is not the answer to Utah's budget problems 10/16/2020
Missouri
Education
News Story
Rowden did not fully fund K-12 education for the first time in Missouri history 10/16/2020
North Carolina
Equity
News Story
In Rural North Carolina, Racism Spurs Progressive Organizing 10/16/2020
Ohio
Taxes
SPP Publication
Rebalance the income tax to build a better Ohio for everyone 10/15/2020
New Jersey
Education
Op-ed
Op-Ed: COVID-19 shows NJ school funding iniquities | NJ Spotlight News 10/15/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
Equity
News Story
Report lays out 'devastating' COVID-19 racial disparities in NJ 10/15/2020
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Number of uninsured children rising at alarming rate 10/15/2020
Colorado
Equity
SPP Publication
Proposition 116 Benefits Wealthiest Coloradans Most 10/15/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Budget brouhaha; Gov unveils $45.5B plan; some criticize package's reliance on rainy day fund 10/15/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Equity
Op-ed
New Survey Shows Extreme Hardship Among Kentuckians as President Halts Talks on New COVID-19 Aid Bill 10/15/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New report finds Black, Brown NJresidents more exposed to coronavirus 10/15/2020
Minnesota
State Finances
SPP Publication
State budget process kicks off amid unusual uncertainty 10/15/2020
Michigan
Education
SPP Publication
College Basic Needs: League Recommendations 10/15/2020
Arkansas
Education
News Story
School district ties abound in 3 races 10/15/2020
Pennsylvania
Health Care
SPP Publication
COVID-19: The False Choice Between Our Health and the Economy 10/15/2020
Oregon
Taxes
News Story
Study Shows Multnomah County Will Have Nation's Highest Income Taxes for High-Income Earners if Preschool Measure Passes 10/15/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
4 Steps to Fix Florida’s Broken Unemployment Insurance Program 10/15/2020
Texas
Education
SPP Publication
3 Ways to Address Texas’ Digital Divide and the Widening Educational Achievement Gap 10/14/2020
Georgia
Health Care
SPP Publication
Support Early Childhood Education Programs for Health and Well-Being of Georgia Families 10/14/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
State predicts Maine will lose nearly 16,000 jobs by 2028 10/14/2020
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Six months after receiving CARES relief, Justice says West Virginia isn't a slow spender 10/14/2020
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
COVID-19 targets communities of color, safety net ineffective 10/14/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Blueprint Nebraska supports 'pro-growth' tax plan, but critics worry about shifting burden 10/14/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Blueprint Nebraska supports 'pro-growth tax plan, but critics worry about shifting burden 10/14/2020
Michigan
Health Care
Editorial
Valuing our youngest residents 10/14/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Affordable Care Act before Supreme Court puts health coverage at risk for 800k in NJ 10/14/2020
New Jersey
Equity
SPP Publication
Unprecedented and Unequal: Racial Inequities in the COVID-19 Pandemic 10/14/2020
Arizona
Taxes
SPP Publication
Tax Dollars from the Cardinals should be funding Arizonans 10/14/2020
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
State amendments put abortion, tax measures, spending on Nov. 3 ballot; find links to PAR, Budget Project analyses 10/14/2020
Arizona
Taxes
Education
News Story
Tax on Wealthy to Fund Arizona Schools Spurs Election Fight 10/14/2020
Arizona
Taxes
Education
News Story
The Case For And Against Arizona Proposition 208 10/14/2020
Utah
Education
Op-ed
Guest opinion: Utah's Amendment G is a costly, unnecessary investment 10/14/2020
Arkansas
Education
Editorial
OPINION | JOHN BRUMMETT: Focus on Little Rock schools 10/13/2020
Utah
State Finances
Education
News Story
Backers, opponents of Amendment G make their case ahead of the election 10/13/2020
Maine
Taxes
News Story
Maine legislative hopefuls eye cuts over tax increases to fix $1.4B shortfall 10/13/2020
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Utah Sees More Children Without Health Insurance 10/13/2020
Arizona
Education
Editorial
It still makes me queasy but this time, I'm supporting Invest in Education 10/13/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Number of Florida uninsured children spiked during the Trump administration, report finds 10/13/2020
Florida
Health Care
SPP Publication
Cutting Funding for Youth Diversion and Prevention Programs is a Step Backward 10/13/2020
North Carolina
Health Care
SPP Publication
Fiscal Facts: The 101 on HEALTH needs that North Carolina should be funding during the pandemic 10/13/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Calls to Tax the Rich Abound. But What Exactly Does that Mean? 10/13/2020
Alabama
Work Support and Wages
Health Care
News Story
Amid Widespread Hunger And Poverty, Republicans In Alabama Divert Covid Relief Funds To Donors | Washington Spectator 10/13/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Bill could change license suspension rules 10/13/2020
Utah
State Finances
Education
News Story
Amendment G would 'protect, stabilize' education funding over the long term, backers say 10/13/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Amendment 2: What raising the minimum wage could mean for Florida 10/13/2020
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
While Virginia Unemployment Begins to Fall, It Remains High in the Asian Community 10/13/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
WV childhood well-being slightly on decline before COVID-19 pandemic 10/12/2020
Florida
Education
News Story
School closures wreaked havoc on standardized testing across the state. What's being done to address it? 10/12/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Report: Number Of Uninsured Children Sees Largest Jump In A Decade 10/12/2020
Oregon
Education
Op-ed
Readers respond: Vote yes on preschool measure 10/12/2020
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
State Finances
News Story
Lawmakers reject higher jobless benefits for Louisiana workers as state borrows to keep fund afloat 10/12/2020
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Is NYC’s Recovery on the Ballot November 3? 10/12/2020
Wisconsin
Taxes
Op-ed
Joe Biden's coattails?; Wisconsin's own tax loopholes; the virus all get debated 10/12/2020
Michigan
Equity
Op-ed
Alex Rossman: How baby steps can lead to great strides on racial equity 10/12/2020
Michigan
Education
SPP Publication
College in the Time of COVID-19 10/12/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Whitmer signs Clean Slate Michigan, allowing automatic felony expungement 10/12/2020
Missouri
Health Care
State Finances
News Story
Missouri S&T receives $2.7 million CARES Act grant to establish child care center 10/10/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Not working while your children learn from home? You might qualify for unemployment: Q & A 10/10/2020
Michigan
Health Care
SPP Publication
Public Policy Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak in Michigan: HEALTHCARE 10/9/2020
Michigan
Health Care
SPP Publication
Public Policy Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak in Michigan: CHILD CARE 10/9/2020
New Jersey
Census
News Story
NJ ballot question 3: Should redistricting be delayed by a late census? What you need to know 10/9/2020
Florida
Equity
SPP Publication
National Hispanic Heritage Month: Looking Beyond the Name 10/9/2020
Arkansas
Health Care
News Story
More Arkansas Kids are Losing Health Coverage 10/9/2020
New Jersey
Education
News Story
KIPP New Jersey Students Will Learn Remotely Until January After Network Delays Reopening Classrooms 10/9/2020
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Missouri Sees Staggering Reversal of Kids with Health Coverage 10/9/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Voters To Decided The Final Outcome Of The Invest In Ed Movement 10/9/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida's number of children without health coverage is soaring 10/9/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
A move to repeal the Gallagher Amendment asks voters a complex question about property taxes 10/9/2020
Tennessee
Immigration
Op-ed
America needs a revival of citizenship to lead the country forward 10/9/2020
New Mexico
Equity
News Story
Biden, Harris release policy plan on Native American issues 10/8/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
The Massachusetts Budget Picture Is Bad, And Getting Worse 10/8/2020
Michigan
Equity
SPP Publication
Keep the door open for transgender people at emergency homeless shelters 10/8/2020
Kentucky
State Finances
News Story
Bill Straub: Kentucky, like many other states, needs stimulus package from the Feds, but it's not in sight 10/8/2020
Maine
Education
Op-ed
Guest Opinion | Rick Cole: Losing Vroman's Would Mean More Than Losing A Bookstore – Pasadena Now 10/8/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
Taxes
News Story
Most experts see year-over-year tax revenue decline 10/8/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
Ensuring Medicaid expansion delivers on its full potential 10/8/2020
Ohio
Taxes
Op-ed
GUEST VIEW | GM clawbacks make sense, but why the new tax credits? 10/8/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
SPP Publication
Budget Breakdown: Everything You Need to Know About the FY 2021 State Budget 10/8/2020
Connecticut
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
The State of Working Connecticut: Advancing Economic Justice in the Labor Market 10/8/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Data: 257,000 Mainers Having Trouble Paying Household Expenses 10/8/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The U.S. unemployment system was already broken. Then the coronavirus pandemic hit 10/8/2020
Florida
Education
Op-ed
Cutting funding for youth diversion, prevention programs is a step backward 10/7/2020
Oregon
Equity
News Story
The Bubble That Won't Burst 10/7/2020
Connecticut
Equity
SPP Publication
Separate & Unequal: The Interactive Effects of Housing and Education Policies on School Segregation in Connecticut 10/7/2020
Maine
Taxes
SPP Publication
RESEARCH REVIEW: State tax and budget cuts don’t boost economic activity and can cause harm 10/7/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
States are telling some people to pay back unemployment benefits 10/7/2020
New Jersey
Equity
SPP Publication
New Jersey’s School Re-openings Are Racially Unequal 10/7/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Proposition 208: Demystifying an avalanche of claims about Arizona's Invest in Education Act 10/7/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Equity
News Story
Local agencies warn federal stimulus delays hurt poor most 10/7/2020
North Carolina
Income Support
SPP Publication
North Carolina Extra Credit Grant Program: ONE WEEK LEFT TO ACT! 10/7/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Justice says postponing federal stimulus negotiations is 'not good' 10/7/2020
Vermont
Taxes
Work Support
News Story
Has Phil Scott Made Vermont More Affordable? 10/7/2020
Utah
Education
News Story
Child advocacy group opposes Amendment G 10/7/2020
Georgia
State Finances
Education
News Story
Poll Shows Georgians Want Investment In 'People-First' Policies Like Education 10/7/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
New Jersey Budget Deal Advances Equity With Millionaires' Tax and More 10/7/2020
Florida
Work Support
News Story
Amendment 2 Would Raise Florida's Minimum Wage, But What Would Its Impact Be? 10/7/2020
Virginia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Wave of violence continues in Richmond with 22 people slain in the past two months 10/6/2020
Utah
Education
News Story
Utah Group Opposes More Burdens on Earmarked Education Money 10/6/2020
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
Black Journalists, Media Executives in Louisiana, Nationwide to Discuss 'Blackness and the Media' in LSU Miniseries this October 10/6/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
The good, the bad and the ugly 10/6/2020
North Carolina
Health Care
SPP Publication
Fiscal Facts: The 101 on CHILD-CARE needs that North Carolina should be funding during the pandemic 10/6/2020
North Carolina
Health Care
SPP Publication
North Carolina’s overall uninsured rate masks stark differences across racial and ethnic groups 10/6/2020
Florida
Work Support
Op-ed
Fast food worker: 'Essential' workers during pandemic deserve $15 minimum wage 10/6/2020
Utah
Education
News Story
Amendment G arithmetic 'doesn't add up,' child advocates say 10/6/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
MI Farmworkers Urge Governor Whitmer To Veto Bills 10/6/2020
Colorado
State Finances
News Story
Colorado Proposition 118 would create state-run paid family and medical leave 10/6/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
Op-ed
Everyone deserves a chance to be healthy 10/6/2020
Minnesota
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Quick facts to understanding the Minneapolis Police Department budget 10/6/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Smart Policy Changes Would Alleviate 'Benefits Cliff' Under Increasing Wages 10/6/2020
Georgia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Worker Power Key to a Better Balance in Georgia 10/6/2020
Florida
Census
SPP Publication
New Census Data Can Help Gauge How Much Floridians Have Lost in the Pandemic 10/5/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Health Care
News Story
More than a third of Kentuckians on Medicaid after lost jobs, streamlined enrollment due to pandemic 10/5/2020
Georgia
Education
SPP Publication
Difficult Choices Made Worse by Budget Cuts: Results from GBPI’s 2020 School District Survey 10/5/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey protects reproductive care, birth control, and abortion 10/5/2020
Oregon
State Finances
Immigration
News Story
Oregon's undocumented workers, left out of federal aid, struggle to make ends meet 10/5/2020
Oregon
Equity
News Story
Report: Oregon income inequality sets record 10/5/2020
Arkansas
Census
Op-ed
Census lessons 10/5/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Amendment 2 would lift millions of Floridians out of poverty, but Big Business says at the cost of hurting employers 10/3/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Duke power shut-offs to resume 10/3/2020
Virginia
Health Care
News Story
VA Senate Passes Budget Including Medicaid Enhancements, Law Enforcement Bonuses 10/3/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Workers push to pass Amendment 2 for $15 minimum wage as Florida's tourism industry fights it 10/3/2020
Hawaii
Income Support
News Story
The Conversation: Fishing, Farming and Food Banks Support Community Though Crisis 10/3/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Groups push corporate tax increases to fund recovery 10/3/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
State Finances
News Story
Colorado Will Vote on Paid Family, Medical Leave Program 10/3/2020
Maryland
State Finances
News Story
We're in crisis. Why isn't the Maryland General Assembly doing anything? 10/2/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Proposition 118 explained: Paid-leave measure would give Colorado workers time off but cost big money 10/2/2020
District of Columbia
State Finances
SPP Publication
What’s in the FY 2021 Police and Public Safety Budget? 10/2/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Minimum wage increases as businesses navigate pandemic | ABC6 10/2/2020
Louisiana
Equity