COVID-19 Response and Recession Media Library

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State Policy Area Content Type Title Date
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Sisters Health Foundation awards $900K in grants 12/21/2020
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
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Group seeking help for kids on 7 key issues 12/21/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
As pandemic tears through Louisiana's economy, Medicaid enrollment surges by 208,000 12/21/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
As Congress eyes coronavirus relief, Ga. runoffs also weigh on deal 12/21/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Community reacts to Congress' $900 billion relief stimulus deal 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
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Louisiana unemployment demographics show younger Black women most likely to remain out of work 12/20/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Kids Count Reports Examines Child Well-Being In 2020 12/20/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
An obscene rush on corporate tax breaks 12/20/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The New Plans to Remake Appalachia's Economy 12/19/2020
Rhode Island
Equity
News Story
TGIF: Ian Donnis' politics/media roundup for December 18, 2020 12/19/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Senate Passes $465M COVID-19 Relief Bill In Long Friday Session 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
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
New York
Taxes
News Story
Union-backed plan would hike taxes on richest New Yorkers   12/19/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
Editorial
Cooper: Hamilton County falls in health profile, and the coronavirus likely will make it worse 12/19/2020
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
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Unemployed Georgians approaching Dec. 26 financial cliff 12/19/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Unemployed Georgians approaching Dec. 26th financial cliff 12/19/2020
Ohio
Criminal Justice
News Story
COVID-19 cases surging in Ohio's prison system; Inmates report social distancing means moving them to wet, moldy buildings 12/19/2020
Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Task force sets goal: Quality child care for all by 2030 12/19/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
NJPP Testimony: Legislators Should Vote NO on $11.5 Billion Corporate Subsidy Bill 12/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Massive corporate tax breaks back for New Jersey? | NJ Spotlight News 12/18/2020
Montana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kalispell residents speak out about rental costs 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
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
Can Corporate Tax Incentives Revive a Pandemic Economy? New Jersey Thinks They Can. 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
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 Jersey
Taxes
News Story
What's in the NJ $14B tax break plan? 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
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Work Or Kids? NJ Parents Find Tough Choices Amid COVID Pandemic 12/17/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Rich NY'ers would pay more in taxes in plan 12/17/2020
New Mexico
Equity
News Story
Report: Improved Tax Policies Would Help Fix NM's Racial Inequity 12/17/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report: Front-line workers in RI not making enough to get by 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: Essential workers continue to struggle to make ends meet 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
Taxes
News Story
Mostly cheers for new tax incentive programs 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
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Florida lawmakers may weigh cutting unemployment taxes for businesses, putting workers at risk 12/17/2020
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
New York
Taxes
News Story
New York State Lawmakers Weigh Tax Increase on Wealthy 12/16/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Michigan Lawmakers to Do Away with Automatic License Suspensions 12/15/2020
Oregon
Equity
News Story
America Is on Fire, and It’s an Inequality Nightmare 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
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
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
Ohio
Equity
News Story
I couldn't find the balance.' Impact of women leaving workforce will ripple through economy 12/13/2020
Oklahoma
Income Support
News Story
New to public assistance programs? You should know about the cliff effect 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
Child advocacy group calls for major tax shift to close 'highly unjust' income, wealth gaps 12/9/2020
Connecticut
Taxes
News Story
"Voices" Think Tank Targets Tax Code 12/9/2020
New York
Education
News Story
Older People Feeling Weight of Student Loans 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 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
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
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What is in the new rescue package bill? 12/7/2020
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
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
California workers' layoffs continue, and Congress isn't acting. How can the state help? 12/6/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey Bill Would Legalize Killing Babies in Abortions Up to Birth 12/5/2020
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
Education
News Story
Newark Schools Spend Millions On Safety Supplies While Students Wait To Return 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
New Mexico provides $5 million in financial relief funds 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
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
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Live Music Venues Struggle To Survive As COVID-19 Pandemic Rages On 12/3/2020
Georgia
Equity
News Story
NSC's State Policy Networks Will Help Shape Inclusive Recovery 12/3/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Kentucky's mountain region suffering with job losses 12/3/2020
Michigan
Education
News Story
Join a discussion about education in Michigan during COVID-19 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
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic Pain Unequally Felt As Financial Cliff Looms For The Unemployed 12/3/2020
Connecticut
Education
News Story
Elm City questions NHPS School Resource Officer program 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
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
NJ Advocates Demand COVID Aid For Immigrants, Find Ally In Church 12/2/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Jobs search will soon be required of those receiving jobless benefits 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
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Deep red and feeling blue; Nine months into the pandemic, Carlsbad residents are divided, defiant and in search of a silver lining. 12/2/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
City to disburse $2.5 million for emergency pandemic relief 12/2/2020
Ohio
Education
News Story
Burden Of Student Loan Debt 12/2/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Portland chamber files suit over hazard pay mandate Businesses say the $18/hour emergency provision in the wage initiative violates Maine's constitution. 12/2/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio borrowing nearly $7M per day on average to pay unemployment benefits 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
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
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Redlining, Racism Still Hurt Property Values And, In Turn, School Funding 12/2/2020
Massachusetts
Education
News Story
As students leave district schools, charters and vocational schools see growth - CommonWealth Magazine 12/2/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Opinion: Congress should deliver holiday COVID-19 relief 12/2/2020
Michigan
Immigration
News Story
SCOTUS hears Trump argument on excluding undocumented in census count 12/1/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Chamber files lawsuit to stop Portland's hazard pay provision 12/1/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Thriving coronavirus, ailing oil industry leave Carlsbad residents struggling 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
Minnesota
State Finances
News Story
Minnesota's budget forecast projects $641 million surplus 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
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
Why there's no rush to redraw NJ's legislative districts | NJ Spotlight News 11/30/2020
Massachusetts
Education
Op-ed
State budget plan fails our schools  - CommonWealth Magazine 11/30/2020
Tennessee
Equity
News Story
Report: Kids in TN Less Likely to Out-Earn Parents 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
New Jersey
Equity
Editorial
Diversity and turf clash in redistricting 11/29/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
As temperatures drop and COVID-19 continues, Mainers expect demand for food and heat assistance to rise 11/29/2020
Oklahoma
State Finances
News Story
The Frontier: State lawmakers face an 'incredibly difficult budget year' with a long road to recovery 11/29/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Misinformation, COVID-19 create barriers to healthcare coverage 11/29/2020
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
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
Education
News Story
Fewer kindergarten students means money problems for schools and learning concerns for children. 11/27/2020
Connecticut
Education
News Story
'It felt like jail': Some community voices oppose New Haven school resource officers 11/26/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Georgia and Medicaid: Kemp's New Health Care Plan 11/26/2020
Oregon
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Amidst Pandemic, Food Relief Group Pushes On 11/26/2020
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
7 of Ohio's Biggest Counties Urge Residents to Stay Home 11/26/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Thousands won't qualify for extended benefits 11/26/2020
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
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Georgia Now Accepting Cannabis Cultivation Applications 11/25/2020
New York
Immigration
News Story
FPI’s Recommendations to Help Immigrants During Pandemic Recession 11/25/2020
Connecticut
Education
Op-ed
Boot Cops From Schools 11/25/2020
Oregon
Health Care
News Story
Oregon hunger on the rise as holidays arrive; more government action urged 11/25/2020
New York
Equity
News Story
Pandemic Has Hit Immigrants, People of Color Hardest, Report Finds 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
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Tell Congress: Coloradans Need Relief This Holiday Season 11/25/2020
New Jersey
Education
News Story
Rundown schools forced more students to go remote 11/25/2020
New Hampshire
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Relief for the Vulnerable and Biden's First Budget 11/25/2020
Oregon
Health Care
Op-ed
This Thanksgiving, too many Oregonians will be going hungry 11/24/2020
Texas
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Texas’ working poor need help in coronavirus recession. Here’s what Congress can do 11/24/2020
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
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
New York
Equity
News Story
Latinos continue to be the minority worst hit by the crisis in New York 11/24/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Valley Economic Outlook Grim As COVID Aid Programs End - WOUB Public Media 11/23/2020
New Jersey
Education
News Story
Report: Reform property taxes so less affluent school districts can catch up 11/23/2020
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
Georgia
Education
News Story
Georgia's Kindergarten Enrollment Falls, Signaling Possible Drop In School Funding 11/23/2020
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
Editorial Roundup: Ohio 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
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
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
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Local families struggling this holiday season 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio sued over lower payments to relatives caring for kids 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
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey Senate, Assembly committees advance cannabis bills 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
Florida
Criminal Justice
News Story
Deficit or no deficit, Florida needs criminal justice reform 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
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
PAI: Joblessness drags on as assistance dries up 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio unemployment rate fell to 5.6% in October 11/20/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio's senators support waiver for PUA overpayments 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
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Many Kentuckians face hunger and hardship this Thanksgiving, they need relief 11/19/2020
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Letter: Missourians desperately need virus economic relief 11/19/2020
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
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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio Hunger Stats Underscore Need for COVID Relief Bill 11/18/2020
Idaho
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Idahoans Still Experiencing Recession Hardship, Report Shows 11/17/2020
District of Columbia
Equity
News Story
Will D.C. Ever Have A Latinx Councilmember? 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
Maine
Equity
News Story
Report: how workplace racial equity contributes to economy 11/17/2020
New Jersey
Equity
Education
News Story
NJPP: REPORT: School Funding in New Jersey: A Fair Future for All 11/17/2020
Montana
Taxes
News Story
New report details taxation in Indian Country 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
Ohio
Equity
Education
News Story
Biden Wants To Help Pay Some Student Loans, But There's Pressure To Go Further 11/17/2020
Kentucky
Education
News Story
States spending the most and least per student on education 11/16/2020
Rhode Island
health Care
News Story
Rhode Islanders weigh in on the factors shaping public health amid the COVID-19 pandemic 11/16/2020
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
Tennessee
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Study: Upward Mobility Tougher in Tennessee and Memphis 11/14/2020
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
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Reports on Florida's biggest road building proposal in decades on DeSantis' desk 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
State Finances
Op-Ed
Opinion: New urgency to diversify state's economy 11/13/2020
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Missouri Budget Project calls for stimulus payments to Missourians 11/13/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
New Mexico lawmakers hear from experts on child well being 11/13/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Mainers prepare for a cold, hungry winter 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
Idaho
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Fiscal group calls out economic hardship in Idaho 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
Missouri
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Think tank calls on Parson to cut $1,000 stimulus checks for unemployed Missourians 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
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Bedsole, Patton face off in HD49 special election 11/13/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
'We're playing with fire': Pennsylvania waits for another stimulus package 11/12/2020
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
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Floridians passed Amendment 2 to raise the minimum wage, now what? 11/12/2020
Wisconsin
Equity
Criminal Justice
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
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
Connecticut
Equity
News Story
CT's Extreme Inequality Poses Major Obstacle To Sustainable 'Inclusive' Growth 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
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Mass. employers urge caution on tax front 11/10/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida to Watch Closely as Obamacare Again Goes Before Supreme Court 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
Michigan
Health Care
SPP Publication
Public Policy Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak in Michigan: IMMIGRANTS’ ACCESS TO HEALTHCARE 11/10/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What does $15 per hour minimum wage in Florida mean for restaurants? 11/9/2020
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
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
Ohio
Health Care
Op-Ed
The Affordable Care Act is imperative for Ohio: Wendy Patton (Opinion) 11/8/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey Lawmakers File Marijuana Sales Bill Days After Voters Approve Legalization 11/8/2020
California
Work Support and Wages
News Story
What Joe Biden's victory means for California in Washington 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
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
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Florida voters spurn Democrats, but embrace $15 minimum wage 11/6/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Cannabis Industry Sounds Off on Legalizations Wins Across U.S. 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
Tennessee
State Finances
SPP Publication
Tennessee Tax Revenue Tracker for FY 2021 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
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
Virginia
Immigration
News Story
In the era of stinging rhetoric against immigration, Richmond-area immigrants share their stories 11/5/2020
Virginia
Immigration
News Story
In new portrait series launched by Richmond-area artist, local immigrants share their stories 11/5/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
House leaders avoid tax hikes in proposed state budget 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
New York
State Finances
News Story
With federal elections undecided, state aid hangs in balance 11/5/2020
District of Columbia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Unemployment Benefits in DC, VA and MD, Explained 11/5/2020
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
Workers get 'a lot of hope' as Florida votes to hike minimum wage to $15 per hour 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
Voters Ignore Business Protests in Approving Pro-Worker Measures 11/4/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Portland chamber says minimum wage increase could devastate businesses 11/4/2020
California
Taxes
News Story
Proposition 19, which modifies Prop. 13 property-tax breaks, maintaining its lead in California 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
Arizona
Education
News Story
Invest in Ed tax to boost teacher pay, school funding, grabs early lead 11/4/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Here Are Some Good Things That Happened on Election Day 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
Colorado Voters Repeal Gallagher Restraint On Residential Property Taxes 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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Proposed plan to 'Reimagine Appalachia' touts jobs, justice and sustainability for the Ohio Valley 11/2/2020
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
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
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
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Missouri S & T wins $2.7million CARES Act grant to establish child care center 10/31/2020
Arizona
Education
Editorial
Vote ‘YES’ on Prop 208: It won’t cost you a penny 10/30/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Healthcare advocates offer guidance in navigating ACA open enrollment period 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
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Should Ky.'s Record-High COVID-19 Cases Bring Restrictions? It's Complicated 10/30/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Ballad launches new health program 10/30/2020
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Voters to Decide State Tax Policy at the Ballot Box This Year 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
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
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
How a Domestic Violence Loophole Could Doom a Campaign to Cut Oklahoma's Harsh Prison Sentences 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
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
Maryland
Education
News Story
Betting on the Future: Where does all the money go? 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
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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Editorial
We must protect Ohio workers 10/28/2020
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
THE STAKES 2020: Jim Carnes on the future of Medicaid in Alabama 10/28/2020
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
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
Managed care is a bad investment for Oklahoma 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
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Kentucky among national leaders in imprisonment rates 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
Wisconsin
Work Support and Wages
News Story
How politics paralyzed Wisconsin's pandemic response - and left families to grieve their losses 10/28/2020
Utah
Education
Op-Ed
Guest opinion: Amendment G features promises that won't be kept 10/28/2020
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
Cities See Declining Revenue Sharing From State 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
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
Oklahoma
State Finances
Op-Ed
SQ 814 should be defeated 10/27/2020
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
Michigan communities paying price for declining share of state revenue 10/27/2020
West Virginia
Taxes
Op-Ed
Oil, gas push for millions in tax cuts 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
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
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Kentucky lives are on the line with Supreme Court challenge to Affordable Care Act 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
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
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
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Should Oklahoma Reroute Public Health Funding To Pay For Medicaid Expansion? 10/26/2020
Arkansas
Equity
News Story
States with the most debt 10/26/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
News Story
Nearly 11,000 children in Louisiana lost their health insurance last year 10/26/2020
Colorado
Health Care
News Story
Report: Free Child Care Could Remove Barriers For Pueblo Families 10/26/2020
Utah
Education
Op-Ed
Guest op-ed: Amendment G: Promises that won't be kept 10/26/2020
Louisiana
State Finances
Op-Ed
Guest column: Damaging budget cuts will follow if Amendment 4 restrictions pass 10/26/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Essential workers deserve a raise; vote yes on Amendment 2 | Opinion 10/26/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
Choose healthy news over junk (Guest Post: Jeff Berrong, OK Policy Board Member) 10/26/2020
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
122,000 Alabamians could lose health coverage if ACA is overturned, study finds 10/26/2020
New Mexico
State Finances
News Story
Study: New Mexico's Oil and Gas Collapse Could Last Years 10/26/2020
Louisiana
Taxes
News Story
Can Louisiana afford Constitutional Amendment 5 after years of manufacturing tax breaks? 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
Michigan
Criminal Justice
State Finances
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
Arizona
Education
News Story
Prop 208 – hear both sides then vote 10/24/2020
New York
Immigration
Op-Ed
Opinion: Refugees like my ancestors are part of what made America great 10/24/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Experts debate Prop. 208 and Its impact on Pinal County 10/24/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Save Florida workers; vote yes on Amendment 2 | Opinion 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
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
News Story
Not all Florida businesses oppose Amendment 2 to raise the minimum wage to $15 10/23/2020
Vermont
Taxes
SPP Publication
No school tax increase for COVID shortfall 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
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
What To Know About State Budget Spending 10/23/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Op-Ed
Column: Federal relief is critical for Ohio's public two-year colleges 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
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
Ohio
Taxes
News Story
Shame on Larry Obhof for taking policy options off the table during pandemic 10/22/2020
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
Report unveils COVID-19 racial inequities in NJ 10/22/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
Criminal Justice
Op-Ed
Say 'yes' to legalizing marijuana if you want more law and order 10/22/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Prop. 208 looks at education funding in Arizona and who should pay for it 10/22/2020
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri faces likely budget challenges 10/22/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
How To Use Your Vote To Fight For Arizona's Students 10/22/2020
New Mexico
Education
News Story
COVID complicates college prep for Native students - New Mexico In Depth 10/22/2020
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
Maryland
State Finances
News Story
Maryland Voters Weigh In On Proposed Budget Amendment 10/21/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Hiring in Dayton region slows 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
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
News Story
PAI: Vermont sees precarious signs of recovery 10/21/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Pandemic puts one-fourth of Mainers in struggle meeting household expenses 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
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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Appalachia infrastructure plan could bring 2.3 million Ohio jobs by 2030, study says 10/21/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Sixty small-business owners oppose Portland minimum wage initiative 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
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Small businesses oppose minimum wage initiative 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
West Virginia
State Finances
News Story
17 West Virginia Non-profits Call on Governor Justice to reallocate remaining CARES Act funding 10/20/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
New Jersey faces looming fiscal crisis, experts warn 10/20/2020
Arkansas
Education
News Story
Little Rock has an opportunity to elect a transformative school board 10/20/2020
Michigan
Education
News Story
Michigan offers "10 Cents a Meal" for all schools to serve healthy, local food 10/20/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Coloradans asked to lower their own taxes in Proposition 116 10/20/2020
Nebraska
Health Care
News Story
Feds approve Nebraska’s two-tiered Medicaid expansion setup 10/20/2020
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Beacon Hill Roll Call regular weekly report 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
Arkansas
Health Care
News Story
Arkansas sees uninsured children increasing at alarming rate 10/20/2020
Texas
Equity
SPP Publication
An Equitable Recovery that Works for Texans of All Backgrounds 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
Vermont
State Finances
SPP Publication
Vermont sees precarious signs of recovery 10/20/2020
Missouri
State Finances
News Story
Missouri budget bouncing back from COVID, but experts warn economic weakness remains 10/20/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
New York City Covid Spending Tops $4 Billion, Virtually All Covered by Federal Funds 10/20/2020
Maryland
State Finances
Op-ed
Opinion | Maryland voters can balance the budget process 10/19/2020
Maryland
State Finances
News Story
Proposed Budget Amendment On Ballot For MD Voters 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
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
Don't expect Ohio's coronavirus map to look better anytime soon: Capitol Letter 10/19/2020
Virginia
State Finances
News Story
After Lengthy Special Session, Adjusted State Budget Still Faces Delays 10/19/2020
Utah
Education
Op-ed
Robert Gehrke: What’s Amendment G on your ballot? It’s a legislative shell game involving education. 10/19/2020
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
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Oklahoma takes first step to outsource care for most Medicaid recipients 10/17/2020
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
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Job recovery plods along 10/16/2020
Wisconsin
Taxes
Editorial
It's not just Trump - Wisconsin's wealthy benefit from a rigged tax system 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
Virginia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Session 2020: Key Budget Policy Choices 10/16/2020
Texas
Census
News Story
Problem-plagued' census could lead to loss of funding, political representation for Harris County 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
Texas
Health Care
News Story
Child Support Non-Payment Bill Is Introduced 10/16/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Challenges Loom After Federal Approval Of Kemp Health Plan 10/16/2020
Utah
Education
Op-ed
Amendment G is not the answer to Utah's budget problems 10/16/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
The Pandemic Sent Americans' Health Care Coverage Into Free Fall 10/16/2020
Hawaii
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
A better kind of unemployment insurance 10/16/2020
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
New Jersey, Birthplace of Welfare Family Caps, Has Finally Repealed Them 10/16/2020
Oregon
Health Care
News Story
Oregon Food Bank sees increase in need amidst pandemic, wildfires 10/16/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Federal government approves Georgia's alternative to full Medicaid expansion 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
New Jersey
Health Care
SPP Publication
Friday Facts and Figures: October 16, 2020 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
Pennsylvania
Health Care
News Story
From the 'donut hole' to lifetime limits, here are other key Obamacare provisions in danger 10/16/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Tampa Bay activists rally for Florida's $15 minimum wage boost 10/16/2020
North Carolina
Equity
News Story
In Rural North Carolina, Racism Spurs Progressive Organizing 10/16/2020
Utah
State Finances
News Story
Amendment G could end decades of 'sleight of hand' regarding Utah budget process 10/16/2020
Arkansas
Education
News Story
School district ties abound in 3 races 10/15/2020
Ohio
Taxes
SPP Publication
Rebalance the income tax to build a better Ohio for everyone 10/15/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
Equity
News Story
Report lays out 'devastating' COVID-19 racial disparities in NJ 10/15/2020
New Jersey
Education
Op-ed
Op-Ed: COVID-19 shows NJ school funding iniquities | NJ Spotlight News 10/15/2020
Colorado
Equity
SPP Publication
Proposition 116 Benefits Wealthiest Coloradans Most 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
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Number of uninsured children rising at alarming rate 10/15/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New report finds Black, Brown NJresidents more exposed to coronavirus 10/15/2020
Pennsylvania
Health Care
SPP Publication
COVID-19: The False Choice Between Our Health and the Economy 10/15/2020
Michigan
Education
SPP Publication
College Basic Needs: League Recommendations 10/15/2020
Minnesota
State Finances
SPP Publication
State budget process kicks off amid unusual uncertainty 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
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Budget brouhaha; Gov unveils $45.5B plan; some criticize package's reliance on rainy day fund 10/15/2020
Arizona
Taxes
Education
News Story
Tax on Wealthy to Fund Arizona Schools Spurs Election Fight 10/14/2020
Arizona
Taxes
SPP Publication
Tax Dollars from the Cardinals should be funding Arizonans 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
Utah
Education
Op-ed
Guest opinion: Utah's Amendment G is a costly, unnecessary investment 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
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Affordable Care Act before Supreme Court puts health coverage at risk for 800k in NJ 10/14/2020
Michigan
Health Care
Editorial
Valuing our youngest residents 10/14/2020
Arizona
Taxes
Education
News Story
The Case For And Against Arizona Proposition 208 10/14/2020
New Jersey
Equity
SPP Publication
Unprecedented and Unequal: Racial Inequities in the COVID-19 Pandemic 10/14/2020
Texas
Education
SPP Publication
3 Ways to Address Texas’ Digital Divide and the Widening Educational Achievement Gap 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
Arkansas
Education
Editorial
OPINION | JOHN BRUMMETT: Focus on Little Rock schools 10/13/2020
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Utah Sees More Children Without Health Insurance 10/13/2020
Maine
Taxes
News Story
Maine legislative hopefuls eye cuts over tax increases to fix $1.4B shortfall 10/13/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Number of Florida uninsured children spiked during the Trump administration, report finds 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
Arizona
Education
Editorial
It still makes me queasy but this time, I'm supporting Invest in Education 10/13/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Calls to Tax the Rich Abound. But What Exactly Does that Mean? 10/13/2020
Florida
Health Care
SPP Publication
Cutting Funding for Youth Diversion and Prevention Programs is a Step Backward 10/13/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Bill could change license suspension rules 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
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
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
Utah
State Finances
Education
News Story
Backers, opponents of Amendment G make their case ahead of the election 10/13/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
WV childhood well-being slightly on decline before COVID-19 pandemic 10/12/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Report: Number Of Uninsured Children Sees Largest Jump In A Decade 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
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
Oregon
Education
Op-ed
Readers respond: Vote yes on preschool measure 10/12/2020
Wisconsin
Taxes
Op-ed
Joe Biden's coattails?; Wisconsin's own tax loopholes; the virus all get debated 10/12/2020
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Is NYC’s Recovery on the Ballot November 3? 10/12/2020
Michigan
Education
SPP Publication
College in the Time of COVID-19 10/12/2020
Michigan
Equity
Op-ed
Alex Rossman: How baby steps can lead to great strides on racial equity 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
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
Michigan
Health Care
SPP Publication
Public Policy Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak in Michigan: CHILD CARE 10/9/2020
Arkansas
Health Care
News Story
More Arkansas Kids are Losing Health Coverage 10/9/2020
Florida
Equity
SPP Publication
National Hispanic Heritage Month: Looking Beyond the Name 10/9/2020
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Missouri Sees Staggering Reversal of Kids with 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
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Florida's number of children without health coverage is soaring 10/9/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Voters To Decided The Final Outcome Of The Invest In Ed Movement 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
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
The Massachusetts Budget Picture Is Bad, And Getting Worse 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
Michigan
Equity
SPP Publication
Keep the door open for transgender people at emergency homeless shelters 10/8/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
State Finances
News Story
Most experts see year-over-year tax revenue decline 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
Ohio
Taxes
Op-ed
GUEST VIEW | GM clawbacks make sense, but why the new tax credits? 10/8/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
Ensuring Medicaid expansion delivers on its full potential 10/8/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Data: 257,000 Mainers Having Trouble Paying Household Expenses 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
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
News Story
The U.S. unemployment system was already broken. Then the coronavirus pandemic hit 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
New Mexico
Equity
News Story
Biden, Harris release policy plan on Native American issues 10/8/2020
Florida
Work Support
News Story
Amendment 2 Would Raise Florida's Minimum Wage, But What Would Its Impact Be? 10/7/2020
Georgia
State Finances
Education
News Story
Poll Shows Georgians Want Investment In 'People-First' Policies Like Education 10/7/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Proposition 208: Demystifying an avalanche of claims about Arizona's Invest in Education Act 10/7/2020
New Jersey
Equity
SPP Publication
New Jersey’s School Re-openings Are Racially Unequal 10/7/2020
North Carolina
Income Support
SPP Publication
North Carolina Extra Credit Grant Program: ONE WEEK LEFT TO ACT! 10/7/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Equity
News Story
Local agencies warn federal stimulus delays hurt poor most 10/7/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
New Jersey Budget Deal Advances Equity With Millionaires' Tax and More 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
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
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
States are telling some people to pay back unemployment benefits 10/7/2020
Utah
Education
News Story
Child advocacy group opposes Amendment G 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
Utah
Education
News Story
Utah Group Opposes More Burdens on Earmarked Education Money 10/6/2020
Virginia
Criminal Justice
News Story
Wave of violence continues in Richmond with 22 people slain in the past two months 10/6/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Smart Policy Changes Would Alleviate 'Benefits Cliff' Under Increasing Wages 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
North Carolina
Health Care
SPP Publication
North Carolina’s overall uninsured rate masks stark differences across racial and ethnic groups 10/6/2020
Minnesota
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Quick facts to understanding the Minneapolis Police Department budget 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
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
MI Farmworkers Urge Governor Whitmer To Veto Bills 10/6/2020
Florida
Work Support
Op-ed
Fast food worker: 'Essential' workers during pandemic deserve $15 minimum wage 10/6/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
Op-ed
Everyone deserves a chance to be healthy 10/6/2020
Colorado
State Finances
News Story
Colorado Proposition 118 would create state-run paid family and medical leave 10/6/2020
Georgia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Worker Power Key to a Better Balance in Georgia 10/6/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
The good, the bad and the ugly 10/6/2020
Utah
Education
News Story
Amendment G arithmetic 'doesn't add up,' child advocates say 10/6/2020
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
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
Arkansas
Census
Op-ed
Census lessons 10/5/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
New Jersey protects reproductive care, birth control, and abortion 10/5/2020
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
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Duke power shut-offs to resume 10/3/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
State Finances
News Story
Colorado Will Vote on Paid Family, Medical Leave Program 10/3/2020
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
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
New Mexico
Health Care
SPP Publication
Policy, Advocacy, and Child Well-being In New Mexico: 10/2/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Minimum wage increases as businesses navigate pandemic | ABC6 10/2/2020
Louisiana
Equity
Op-ed
Lousiana poverty rate grows 10/2/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Lakewood Folks Could Lose Medicaid, But Smith Still Loves Trump 10/2/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Duke Energy set to resume power shutoffs Monday after months-long moratorium 10/2/2020
Pennsylvania
Criminal Justice
Editorial
Court issues go beyond SCOTUS seat and includes Pa.'s judiciary 10/2/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Bannister Nursing Home caregivers begin 3-day strike to demand safe staffing and better wages 10/2/2020
District of Columbia
State Finances
SPP Publication
What’s in the FY 2021 Police and Public Safety Budget? 10/2/2020
Georgia
Education
SPP Publication
Moving HOPE Forward into the 21st Century 10/1/2020
Louisiana
Taxes
State Finances
News Story
Louisiana lawmakers push for changes in how costs – and benefits – of bills are estimated 10/1/2020
Kentucky
Health Care
News Story
Mitch McConnell Dismisses Claims About Future of Affordable Care Act 10/1/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Governor Lowers Earned Income Tax Credit Eligibility Age to 21 10/1/2020
Arkansas
Income Support
Editorial
Group forms to protect the people's right to petition by defeating Issue 3 10/1/2020
Georgia
Income Support
News Story
Differing views to reforming Georgia's welfare program 10/1/2020
North Carolina
Income Support
SPP Publication
Fiscal Facts: The 101 on HOUSING needs that North Carolina should be funding during the pandemic 10/1/2020
Colorado
Taxes
News Story
Colorado fiscal policy groups outline their support for, opposition to income tax reduction ballot measure 10/1/2020
Virginia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Comparing the governor, Senate, House, and conference budgets to Ch. 1289 (signed in May) 10/1/2020
Arizona
Equity
News Story
Census counters focus on tribal, underserved communities in final days 10/1/2020
Maryland
Taxes
SPP Publication
Closing Corporate Tax Loopholes Is Still the Right Choice for a Thriving Maryland 10/1/2020
Minnesota
Equity
SPP Publication
Anti-racist principles would ensure equitable COVID recovery 10/1/2020
Tennessee
Census
SPP Publication
2019 Census Data on Tennesseans’ Education Levels 10/1/2020
Tennessee
Census
SPP Publication
2019 Census Data on Income & Poverty in Tennessee 10/1/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Your View: Pennsylvania residents are struggling to make ends meet. So where’s the help? 10/1/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
SQ 814: Decrease Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust Fund Payments and Fund Medicaid Program Amendment 10/1/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
SQ 805: Criminal History in Sentencing and Sentence Modification Initiative 10/1/2020
New Mexico
Income Support
SPP Publication
124,000 New Mexicans Could Miss Out on Federal Stimulus Payments 10/1/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Trump says he brought down the cost of insulin. But that's not true for all Americans 10/1/2020
Tennessee
Census
SPP Publication
2019 Census Data on Health Insurance Coverage in Tennessee 10/1/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Proposition 208 would fund education across Arizona 10/1/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Tax hikes should be last resort as state seeks revenue 9/30/2020
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Slashing state budget would slow Maine’s recovery, report warns 9/30/2020
Michigan
State Finances
Op-ed
Sound budget to help weather virus 9/30/2020
Rhode Island
Work Support
News Story
Rhode Island Minimum Wage to Go up by $1, Rising to $11.50 9/30/2020
Vermont
Taxes
News Story
Scott and Zuckerman spar over taxes and climate change in VTDigger debate 9/30/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Op-ed
Phil Murphy goes from progressive to Trenton deal-maker. Just look at his budget 9/30/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Preventing the criminalization of poverty through driver’s license suspension 9/30/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
Income Support
News Story
Michigan Could Lift Ban on Food Assistance for Drug Felons 9/30/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
Op-ed
MURPHY HAS MORPHED INTO TRENTON DEAL-MAKER 9/30/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
limit borrowing as part of state budget fix 9/30/2020
Connecticut
Equity
News Story
Income Inequality Spikes In State 9/30/2020
Colorado
State Finances
SPP Publication
Forecast Five: September 2020 Revenue Forecast 9/30/2020
Arizona
Equity
News Story
Arizona Poverty Rate Continued Fall In 2019, Still Topped National Rate 9/30/2020
Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Virginia House Of Delegates Passes Budget, Funds Police Reform 9/30/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
All Hands on Deck: Get the Word Out to 1 Million Floridians at Risk of Losing Stimulus Checks 9/30/2020
Wisconsin
Taxes
News Story
Trump Tax Report Is a Reminder of Wisconsin’s Own Loopholes 9/29/2020
Oklahoma
Income Support
SPP Publication
School meals are a lifeline for Oklahoma families. P-EBT extends that lifeline to ensure children get the food they need. 9/29/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Equity
News Story
To Fight Covid-19, Address Inequality, and Boost Recovery, NJ Gov. Signs Millionaires Tax Into Law 9/29/2020
Pennsylvania
Immigration
News Story
Philly state house representatives cosponsor bill to give driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants - South Philly Review 9/29/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Income Support
News Story
Report Paints Dismal Jobs Picture for Ohio 9/29/2020
Ohio
Equity
State Finances
Op-ed
IDEAS: State and federal leaders need to 'unrig the economy to put people, not corporations first' 9/29/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
Immigration
News Story
NJ budget signed, but immigrant funding remains at issue 9/29/2020
New York
Taxes
Immigration
Op-ed
Donald Trump’s tax bill, and mine: A DACA recipient reflects on who pays what in America 9/29/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
Taxes
News Story
Governor Murphy Expands Earned Income Tax Credit Eligibility to 60,000 More New Jersey Residents; Credit Also Increases to 40 Percent of Federal Credit Under New Budget 9/29/2020
New York
Immigration
Op-ed
Donald Trump’s tax bill, and mine: A DACA recipient reflects on who pays what in America 9/29/2020
Michigan
State Finances
SPP Publication
Despite upward revenue estimates, lawmakers must not cut their way out of budget deficit 9/29/2020
Texas
Census
News Story
Courts wrangle on just when 2020 count is going to end 9/29/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Will Biden and Trump even discuss the worsening inequality that got us here? 9/29/2020
Michigan
Education
News Story
An Assistant Teacher, Lunch Lady, Janitor And IT Person': Parents Juggle, Struggle Amid COVID-19 Crisis 9/29/2020
Ohio
State Finances
Op-ed
Column: What will tonight's presidential debate say about Ohio's future? 9/29/2020
New York
State Finances
News Story
As NY budget crisis looms, Democrats seek alternatives 9/28/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
The Frontier: 'What if something happens and he doesn't get to come home?' 9/28/2020
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Severe recession could shrink Maine government revenue for years 9/28/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
SPP Publication
Summer Meals for Healthy Kids: Enhancing Louisiana’s Summer Food Service Program 9/28/2020
Arkansas
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Nonprofits angle for new round of federal support to speed recovery, serve needy communities 9/28/2020
Idaho
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Rewarding Work in Idaho 9/28/2020
Washington
Equity
SPP Publication
Federal leaders must keep money flowing to support equitable economic recovery 9/28/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Debate on merits of state education measure heat up 9/28/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
COVID Deepens Our Great American Faultline 9/28/2020
District of Columbia
State Finances
SPP Publication
5 Things You Should Know about the District’s Latest Revenue Forecast 9/28/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Ohio's elected leaders need to put their people first: Michael Shields (Opinion) 9/27/2020
New Hampshire
Work Support and Wages
Equity
News Story
NH workforce has shrunk significantly since April – especially among women 9/27/2020
Texas
Education
News Story
Educators fear widening gaps in a fragmented school year 9/27/2020
Utah
Criminal Justice
Op-ed
Cushman: Juvenile Justice Reform Needs to Be Race-Conscious to Count 9/27/2020
Texas
Health Care
Op-ed
Commentary: How to expand access to health coverage 9/27/2020
Arkansas
Health Care
Education
News Story
Pandemic has fewer kids getting meals at schools 9/27/2020
Alabama
Health Care
Income Support
News Story
How Expanded Medicaid Could Improve Food Security 9/27/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Tribes watch as Oklahoma moves toward managed care for Medicaid; OKLAHOMA 9/26/2020
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Meet the groups bailing protesters nationwide from jail. They're demanding bail reform. 9/26/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
Op-ed
This budget pretty clearly represents a refutation of austerity budgeting' 9/25/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
STATE LEGISLATURE SENDS $32.7 BILLION BUDGET TO MURPHY 9/25/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
Income Support
News Story
Lifting SNAP drug felony ban on the table in Michigan 9/25/2020
Arkansas
Equity
News Story
AR Survey Finds Declines in Poverty Reversed By Pandemic 9/25/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
Op-ed
Alex Rossman: It’s been a winning week for criminal justice reform 9/25/2020
Michigan
Equity
SPP Publication
A homecoming without the home: How the GI Bill left out a million Black veterans 9/25/2020
Massachusetts
Income Support
News Story
Vulnerable communities badly need assistance 9/25/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Bills aim to reduce license suspensions for low-income drivers 9/25/2020
Alabama
Income Support
Op-ed
260,000+ Alabamians should claim federal stimulus payments by Oct. 15 9/25/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
Oklahoma City man experiences health care disparities first hand 9/24/2020
New Jersey
Equity
News Story
Vitale, Rice Legislation to Repeal Family Caps Under WorkFirst New Jersey Program Advances 9/24/2020
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Letter: Vulnerable communities badly need assistance 9/24/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
Taxes
News Story
NJ to extend earned income tax credit to more young adults 9/24/2020
Minnesota
Income Support
SPP Publication
Emergency SNAP funding an essential part of an anti-racist COVID response 9/24/2020
Utah
Health Care
News Story
Healthcare Disparities - KCPW 9/24/2020
Florida
State Finances
News Story
COVID-19 Morning Report 9/24/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
Health Care
Editorial
Editorial: Addressing food insecurity 9/24/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
State Finances
News Story
Congressman, State Senator talk "dire" state of COVID response, looming Supreme Court fight in town hall 9/24/2020
Louisiana
Equity
Criminal Justice
News Story
WATCH: Protesters gather in Louisville after Breonna Taylor grand jury decision 9/24/2020
Rhode Island
State Finances
News Story
Budget clash could clarify voters' choices 9/24/2020
District of Columbia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Before the Pandemic, DC’s Economy was Booming, but COVID-19 is Increasing Hardship 9/24/2020
Maine
Criminal Justice
News Story
A legislative path toward justice 9/24/2020
New Jersey
Census
SPP Publication
Census 2019: Poverty in New Jersey Remains Higher Than Pre-Recession Levels 9/24/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
Reported virus cases in Oklahoma surpass 80,000; 8 more deaths 9/23/2020
Rhode Island
State Finances
News Story
R.I. business groups oppose Raimondo's $29M tax proposal 9/23/2020
Rhode Island
State Finances
News Story
R.i. Legislators Rally Against Cutting Social Services To Close Budget Gap 9/23/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
New York considers hiking taxes for the rich to fill COVID-19 hole 9/23/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Oklahoma Engaged: Medicaid expansion vote wasn't as simple as urban versus rural | StateImpact Oklahoma 9/23/2020
New Hampshire
SPP Publication
New and Expanded Challenges Facing Vulnerable Populations in New Hampshire 9/23/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
Education initiative boils down to allocation, fairness questions 9/23/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Donna Shalala, Darren Soto stump for stalled COVID-19 relief legislation 9/23/2020
Rhode Island
State Finances
News Story
State legislators join community advocates to push back against potential budget cuts 9/23/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
SPP Publication
Time for NMOGA to walk the talk on climate and health 9/23/2020
Louisiana
Equity
News Story
Analysis: Louisiana's debt burden at $21.6 billion before COVID shutdowns, $17,100 per taxpayer 9/23/2020
New York
Income Support
SPP Publication
Congress Must Agree on COVID Relief Package in the Next Week 9/23/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
You Might Be Eligible For Pandemic Unemployment Assistance 9/23/2020
Hawaii
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Why Micronesians are being disproportionately affected by COVID-19 9/23/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
SPP Publication
State Borrowing is No Substitute for New Revenue in Dealing with the COVID-19 Economic Downturn 9/22/2020
Texas
Census
News Story
Response Countdown: As Census 2020 deadline looms, Texas moving up 9/22/2020
Pennsylvania
Immigration
SPP Publication
Making PA’s Undocumented Immigrants Mobile: Enacting Driver’s License Expansion Policy That Works for Everyone 9/22/2020
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
State Finances
Op-ed
It's past time for Congress to act and pass the next federal relief package 9/22/2020
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
It’s past time for Congress to act and pass the next federal relief package 9/22/2020
Florida
State Finances
News Story
Fried hammers DeSantis over coronavirus on eve of Florida cabinet meeting 9/22/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
COVID-19 in Oklahoma prisons is a moral emergency 9/22/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
SPP Publication
Census 2019: New Jersey’s Uninsured Rate Increased for the First Time in Years 9/22/2020
Arkansas
Health Care
News Story
Virus toll of 22 a state high Governor says health rules defied 9/22/2020
Louisiana
Health Care
Education
News Story
Families have a week to apply for meal benefits from spring school closures 9/22/2020
Arizona
Education
News Story
The Battle Over Arizona's Education Funding Ballot Measure Is Heating Up 9/21/2020
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
State Finances
Op-ed
The federal government must step in to assist those in need during pandemic, not play political games (Letters) 9/21/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Some New York Lawmakers Push to Follow New Jersey in Raising Millionaires’ Taxes 9/21/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Some New York Lawmakers Push to Follow New Jersey in Raising Millionaires’ Taxes 9/21/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Nearly 1,400 Public Comments Submitted To The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission On Proposed Regulations To Expand Access To Driver's Licenses 9/21/2020
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
State Finances
News Story
La. lawmakers call special session to address unemployment, budget issues 9/21/2020
Florida
Health Care
News Story
Food insecurity in Alachua County has risen amidst COVID-19 9/21/2020
Texas
Census
News Story
As 2020 census deadline looms, Texas moving up 9/21/2020
Tennessee
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Analysis: Young And Black Davidson County Residents Disproportionately Need Unemployment Benefits 9/21/2020
District of Columbia
State Finances
SPP Publication
What’s In the Approved Fiscal Year 2021 Budget for Homeless Services? 9/21/2020
Louisiana
Income Support
News Story
A Critical Tool to Address Child Hunger Is About to Expire 9/19/2020
Florida
State Finances
SPP Publication
Knight Testimony to Joint Legislative Budget Commission 9/18/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
JobWatch: August job gains slow further 9/18/2020
Oklahoma
Income Support
News Story
Interim Study on COVID-Related Employment Issues Offers Policy Recommendations for Next Crisis 9/18/2020
Oklahoma
Equity
Criminal Justice
Op-ed
Ginnie Graham: Oklahoma prisons show symptoms of the disease of systemic racism 9/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
State Finances
News Story
Deal Reached in N.J. for 'Millionaires Tax' to Address Fiscal Crisis 9/18/2020
California
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Criminal Justice Reform Is Working in California 9/18/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Coronavirus Impact: 3 Ohio Companies Announce Layoffs 9/18/2020
Georgia
Income Support
News Story
New $300 Unemployment Boost Arrives, But Some Film Workers Left Out 9/18/2020
Washington
Census
SPP Publication
The 2020 census matters, and there’s still time to be counted 9/18/2020
New Hampshire
Census
SPP Publication
Census Bureau 2019 Estimates for Income, Poverty, Housing Costs, and Health Coverage 9/18/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
SPP Publication
Supporting Racial Equity and a Robust Recovery with a Corporate Income Tax Rate Increase 9/17/2020
Arizona
Taxes
News Story
Report: Prop 208 could hurt economy in long run, supporters disagree 9/17/2020
New Jersey
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Proposed Regulations Threaten Driver’s License Expansion Law 9/17/2020
Texas
Equity
Census
News Story
North Texans' household income rose before the pandemic, new Census Bureau data shows 9/17/2020
Texas
Census
SPP Publication
New Census Data Confirms Texas Needs to Equitably Invest in Anti-Poverty Programs 9/17/2020
Arizona
Education
SPP Publication
More Money for Public Education Will Benefit Arizona Small Businesses 9/17/2020
North Carolina
Income Support
Op-ed
Congress must pass robust COVID relief; failure is not an option 9/17/2020
Oklahoma
Census
SPP Publication
Census data show Oklahoma still lags nation in poverty rate 9/17/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
Income Support
News Story
West Virginia groups urge passage of new federal relief package 9/17/2020
District of Columbia
State Finances
SPP Publication
The Mayor and DC Council Balanced the FY 2020 and FY 2021 Budgets Using a Variety of Tactics, Including Revenue Increases 9/17/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
State Finances
News Story
NJ millionaires to pay more in taxes in long-awaited policy victory for Gov. Phil Murphy 9/17/2020
Hawaii
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Unemployed workers in Hawai?i can’t wait for Congress 9/16/2020
Florida
Income Support
SPP Publication
Let the Sunshine In: Families Need More Transparency, Better Communication from Agencies Administering Safety Net Programs   9/16/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
Oklahoma maintains second-highest rate of residents without health insurance 9/16/2020
Michigan
Equity
SPP Publication
How baby steps can lead to great strides on racial equity 9/16/2020
Kentucky
Income Support
Op-ed
Jason Bailey: Congress can't pack up without passing package 9/16/2020
Vermont
Income Support
Op-ed
Hoffman: Making up for losses 9/16/2020
Michigan
State Finances
Income Support
News Story
Half a million Michiganders might be at risk of eviction by the end of year 9/16/2020
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
Editorial
Editorial: COVID-19 relief requires a long-term vision 9/16/2020
Texas
Health Care
Editorial
Unhealthy Texas? By many measures, the state ranks near the bottom on health care, and COVID-19 will test those vulnerabilities 9/16/2020
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Balanced budget can’t make up for lost federal aid 9/16/2020
Arizona
Work Support and Wages
Income Support
News Story
Can you live on $240 a week? Growing efforts to increase Arizona's unemployment benefits 9/16/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
SPP Publication
A CHIP Buy-in Could Help West Virginia Achieve Universal Coverage for Kids 9/15/2020
New York
State Finances
News Story
State budget nears halfway point with no permanent solution to deficit 9/15/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
SPP Publication
Taxing High Speed Financial Transactions: An Answer to New Jersey’s Fiscal Crisis? 9/15/2020
Georgia
Equity
Education
News Story
Report: Wide Racial Disparities in Georgia Scholarships 9/15/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
State Budget Faces 'Steep Cliff' Without Renewed Weekly Jobless Pay 9/15/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Florida voters favor raising minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2026, poll shows 9/15/2020
Maryland
Health Care
Income Support
Op-ed
Benjamin Orr: Put Politics Aside. Convene a Special Session of the Legislature 9/15/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
A Minimum Wage Boost Would Improve Equity for 2.5 Million Floridians and Bolster the State’s Post-Pandemic Recovery 9/15/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Kelly Allen: US Senate must pass COVID-19 relief now (Opinion) 9/15/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Repeal Michigan’s SNAP drug felony ban 9/14/2020
Florida
Criminal Justice
News Story
It's time for Florida to stop sending kids to adult prisons 9/14/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Corporate, cap gains tax hikes favored in new poll 9/14/2020
North Carolina
Equity
SPP Publication
Corporate windfalls from COVID-19 mostly benefit rich shareholders 9/14/2020
Maine
State Finances
Editorial
Both spending cuts and revenue increases must be considered to balance budget 9/14/2020
Florida
State Finances
News Story
With no help from Washington in sight, layoffs in Central Florida keep piling up 9/14/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
News Story
Patient transfers from northwest New Mexico surged during region's virus peak 9/14/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
SPP Publication
Tennessee’s Public Health Infrastructure 9/13/2020
Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Budget fix remains a work in progress; A special session triggered by the Virginia state budget has yet to deal with it 9/13/2020
Montana
Education
News Story
Virtual event set to inspire advocacy in Indian Country 9/12/2020
Georgia
Taxes
News Story
Tax revenue up $134 million in August 9/11/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Bills would ease licensing for those with past crimes; Michigan House approves 'moral character' proposals 9/11/2020
Ohio
Census
News Story
As census deadline approaches, community organizations in Cuyahoga County want everyone to be counted 9/11/2020
Florida
Income Support
SPP Publication
SNAP and Medicaid Relief in HEROES Act Would Boost Florida Economy 9/10/2020
New Hampshire
Health Care
SPP Publication
New Data Show Food Insecurity Levels Declining Prior to the COVID-19 Crisis 9/10/2020
Georgia
Education
News Story
Waiving SAT As HOPE Requirement Beyond 2021 An Open Question 9/10/2020
Massachusetts
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Employers face 'staggering' unemployment tax hike 9/10/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Ease licensing for people with criminal past 9/10/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
News Story
Michigan House: Ease Licensing for People With Criminal Past 9/10/2020
District of Columbia
State Finances
SPP Publication
What’s In the Approved FY 2021 Budget for the Safety Net? 9/9/2020
New Hampshire
State Finances
SPP Publication
Early Impacts of the COVID-19 Crisis on State Revenues 9/9/2020
Oklahoma
Income Support
Op-ed
Policy Matters: ‘Skinny’ relief bill is inadequate 9/9/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
For this community-focused family, Medicaid coverage is essential 9/9/2020
Colorado
State Finances
Income Support
News Story
Eight states have programs that give workers paid time off. Does that help or hurt Colorado's chances? 9/9/2020
Michigan
Education
News Story
Childhood literacy in Kent County on downward trend, data shows 9/9/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
NJ workers demand governor enforce COVID-19 safety standards 9/8/2020
California
Immigration
News Story
Newsom weighs aid for undocumented Californians with no safety net 9/8/2020
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New York legislators want to tax the rich to finance an 'excluded workers' fund 9/8/2020
Louisiana
Income Support
News Story
Louisiana reopens 2019-2020 P-EBT applications for families who did not apply in May and June 9/8/2020
Georgia
Income Support
News Story
Labor Day Nothing To Celebrate For Georgia Workers Still Displaced By Pandemic 9/8/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
Republicans' New Coronavirus Relief Bill Is "Headed Nowhere," While Cuomo Rejects Raising Taxes On The Ultra-Wealthy 9/8/2020
Louisiana
Income Support
News Story
Families can apply for free, reduced school meals 9/8/2020
Ohio
Criminal Justice
News Story
Experts worry pandemic could lead to wage theft 9/8/2020
Texas
Census
News Story
Texas launches $15M census ad campaign; With time running out, state officials reverse course to chase an accurate count 9/8/2020
Rhode Island
State Finances
Op-ed
Opinion/Flum: How to cover Rhode Island’s revenue shortfall 9/8/2020
New Jersey
Income Support
News Story
Report shows NJ wage growth 'uneven' for some workers 9/8/2020
Arizona
Education
SPP Publication
How Does the Invest in Education Ballot Initiative Impact Businesses? 9/8/2020
California
Income Support
SPP Publication
Staying Home During California’s Housing Affordability Crisis 9/8/2020
Rhode Island
State Finances
Op-ed
How to cover Rhode Island's revenue shortfall 9/8/2020
North Carolina
Equity
SPP Publication
Businesses owned by people of color face a long road to COVID-19 recovery 9/8/2020
New York
State Finances
News Story
Tax the Ultrarich? Cuomo Resists, Even With a $14 Billion Budget Gap 9/7/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
This Labor Day finds labor slowly recovering 9/7/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
LABOR DAY; ; Many in jobs with risk feel undervalued 9/7/2020
Kentucky
State Finances
Income Support
News Story
Labor Day Town Hall with Rep. John Yarmuth will discuss federal aid, support for families 9/7/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Labor Day Snapshot: How New Jersey Can Honor Workers and Improve Economic Security 9/7/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
State of Working NC 2020: Curing What Ails Us 9/6/2020
Kentucky
Equity
State Finances
News Story
Inequality between rich and poor Kentucky school districts grows amid COVID costs, revenue losses 9/6/2020
Ohio
State Finances
Income Support
News Story
Some Ideas For Gov. DeWine On How To Help Struggling Ohioans 9/5/2020
West Virginia
Immigration
Op-ed
Betty Ann Miskowiec: Wild, wonderful welcoming West Virginia 9/5/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
News Story
900,000 Pennsylvanians could face eviction this fall if government fails to act 9/5/2020
Virginia
State Finances
Education
News Story
Hispanic Parents Want More Choices for School 9/4/2020
Colorado
Equity
News Story
Racial Inequities In Colorado's Tax Code Highlighted As Proposition 116 Fight Looms 9/4/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
Pandemic highlights housing crisis that existed prior to COVID-19 9/4/2020
Virginia
State Finances
Education
News Story
Education advocates urge lawmakers to tap rainy day fund 9/4/2020
Minnesota
State Finances
Editorial
EDITORIAL | Federal aid for states is needed - even in Minnesota 9/4/2020
Idaho
Criminal Justice
News Story
Commissioner opposes re-entry center 9/4/2020
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
$520K in grants take aim at racial injustice in Michigan 9/4/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Local employment in area bounces back; Cincinnati region clawed back 101,000 jobs it lost 9/3/2020
Arkansas
Education
News Story
Education groups call for scrapping Arkansas's school voucher program 9/3/2020
Georgia
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
COVID-19 Has Exacerbated the Inequities Inherent in Incarceration 9/3/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
SPP Publication
Covid-19 and Medical Debt in Tennessee 9/3/2020
Florida
Income Support
SPP Publication
3 Ways Florida Policymakers Can Utilize Flexibilities in TANF to Meet the Basic Needs of Families During the Pandemic 9/3/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
News Story
Rural regions of state see rise in COVID-19 hospitalizations; As statewide data signals stabilization, some counties show signs of a new outbreak 9/3/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Murphy Signs Legislation Expanding Access to Professional and Occupational Licenses; 9/3/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
WV schools may need help to reopen, but Justice hasn't used any of $1.25B in federal dollars on them (copy) 9/2/2020
Kentucky
Criminal Justice
News Story
Kentucky law enforcement group says assignment question on Breonna Taylor 'targets' police 9/2/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
The State of Working Pennsylvania 2020 9/2/2020
Arizona
Education
SPP Publication
The Invest in Education Initiative (Proposition 208) is the Plan Arizona Needs for Funding Our Public Schools 9/2/2020
Ohio
Income Support
News Story
Parents may be eligible for federal coronavirus funds 9/2/2020
Colorado
State Finances
Immigration
News Story
Colorado Advocates Pushing for Statewide Immigrant Legal Defense Fund 9/2/2020
California
Education
SPP Publication
Proposition 15: Schools & Local Communities Lose Revenue Due to California’s Inequitable Taxing of Commercial Properties 9/1/2020
Florida
Income Support
SPP Publication
P-EBT Reboot: Florida Should Take Advantage of New Opportunities to Feed Hungry Children During COVID-19 9/1/2020
California
Income Support
SPP Publication
Not Enough to Eat: California Black and Latinx Children Need Policymakers to Act 9/1/2020
California
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Money Bail, Risk-Based Tools & the Costs for Californians – Understanding Proposition 25 9/1/2020
Maine
State Finances
News Story
Maine economists expect bumpy ride through 2020 and beyond, but not all news is bad 9/1/2020
Maine
Taxes
SPP Publication
REPORT: Solving Maine’s Pandemic Revenue Crisis 9/1/2020
California
Income Support
SPP Publication
Congress’ Failure to Extend UI is an Economic Attack on Workers & Families, Particularly Black & Brown Californians… Here’s How We Know 9/1/2020
Virginia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Comparing the governor’s and money committee budgets to the budget signed in May 2020 9/1/2020
Michigan
Income Support
Education
News Story
College students lack basic needs amid COVID-19 pandemic 9/1/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
Reform advocates urge colleges and universities to stop asking prospective students about their criminal histories 9/1/2020
Connecticut
Education
News Story
Report Scrutinizes Arrests of Pupils With Disabilities 9/1/2020
Mississippi
Census
SPP Publication
Hard to Count Communities in Mississippi 9/1/2020
Arizona
Education
SPP Publication
Increasing Public Education Funding is Critical to Growing Arizona's Economy 9/1/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Unions, progressives to hold budget hearing 9/1/2020
Kansas
State Finances
Op-ed
To avoid disaster for Kansas communities, federal government must send aid 9/1/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Thirty days and counting 8/31/2020
Georgia
Health Care
News Story
Mental health agency sees uptick 8/31/2020
Florida
Income Support
News Story
Florida food stamp recipients may see limits to aid return this week 8/31/2020
Rhode Island
Taxes
News Story
EPI calls for alternatives to budget cuts, including raising taxes 8/31/2020
Georgia
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Beyond the Unemployment Rate: You Can’t Tell the Whole Truth with Half of the Data 8/31/2020
Alabama
Income Support
Op-ed
Opinion: Congress must do its job and ease families’ suffering during the pandemic 8/30/2020
New Mexico
State Finances
Op-ed
A better future awaits state — on the other side of oil industry 8/30/2020
Florida
Taxes
State Finances
News Story
Amid Florida's budget shortfall, corporations lobby for tax cuts 8/29/2020
California
Income Support
Immigration
News Story
More undocumented Californians would get state tax credit under proposed law 8/29/2020
Florida
State Finances
SPP Publication
What's Ahead for the Florida Budget? 8/28/2020
Florida
Income Support
News Story
With 1 million enrolled since March, 18 percent of Florida's population receiving SNAP benefits 8/28/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Editorial
We asked McKoy: Define ‘fair share’? His response was outstanding 8/28/2020
Michigan
Income Support
Education
News Story
Report: More Than Half Of College Students Struggle With Food, Housing Amid COVID-19 Pandemic 8/28/2020
Ohio
Health Care
SPP Publication
Keeping Ohioans safe from COVID-19 at work 8/28/2020
Rhode Island
State Finances
SPP Publication
How to Cover Rhode Island’s Revenue Shortfall 8/28/2020
New Mexico
Income Support
News Story
Governor: Ongoing investment in kids and their families needed 8/28/2020
Utah
Immigration
News Story
COVID-19 impacts on undocumented population easing, difficulties remain 8/28/2020
Pennsylvania
Taxes
News Story
Rural people are being hit hard with Pennsylvania taxes | PennLive letters 8/28/2020
Michigan
Taxes
SPP Publication
Tax cut trigger will prove costly 8/27/2020
Virginia
Education
News Story
Resident helms school receiving Full Inclusion Fund 8/27/2020
Michigan
Education
SPP Publication
Studying in the shadow of the Coronavirus: Addressing college students’ basic needs insecurity—during the pandemic and after 8/27/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Jobless workers in N.C. need more certainty 8/27/2020
Ohio
State Finances
News Story
New Study Shows Cutting Public Jobs Due To Pandemic Slows Economic Recovery 8/27/2020
Michigan
Education
SPP Publication
For-profit colleges in Michigan: Path forward or dead end?  8/27/2020
Kentucky
Income Support
News Story
Days Counting Down to Apply for P-EBT 8/27/2020
Hawaii
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
What the Kawainui project tells us about Hawai?i's affordable housing problems 8/27/2020
Florida
Income Support
News Story
As the need for food stamps rises, Florida could soon reimpose restrictions 8/27/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
SPP Publication
A closer look at SQ 802 results dispels myth that Oklahomans voted against their self-interest 8/27/2020
Michigan
Education
SPP Publication
College students lack basic needs amid COVID-19 pandemic 8/27/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
SPP Publication
Revised Budget Address FY 2021: Rapid Reaction 8/26/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
NJ businesses pan Gov's 'Tax and spend' budget 8/26/2020
New Mexico
Education
News Story
Governor: 'Double down' on early childhood ed 8/26/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Dayton recovers half of COVID job losses, but growth slows 8/26/2020
Ohio
Health Care
SPP Publication
Cuts, costs and CARES Act funds 8/26/2020
Florida
Taxes
News Story
As toll road plan is hotly debated, study says leasing turnpikes would save Florida taxpayers billions 8/26/2020
Pennsylvania
Taxes
SPP Publication
REPORT: Why Pennsylvania Needs a State Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) 8/25/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Parole reform was crucial in ending Oklahoma’s status as the world’s prison capital 8/25/2020
Kentucky
Income Support
News Story
Kentucky families encouraged to apply for pandemic relief 8/25/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Essex County Divided On Gov. Murphy's 2020 NJ Budget Proposal 8/25/2020
Colorado
Income Support
News Story
‘Desperate’ need for more federal COVID-19 aid, Colorado advocates say 8/25/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
News Story
‘Desperate’ need for more federal COVID-19 aid, Colorado advocates say 8/25/2020
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
What Does Medicaid Expansion Mean for YOU? 8/25/2020
Tennessee
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Lawmakers try to fix jobless claims; Over 30,000 Tennesseans contacted them to get help 8/24/2020
Texas
Education
SPP Publication
The Latest on Property Taxes and School Funding 8/24/2020
Virginia
State Finances
News Story
Virginia Has $1.1B In Unused Reserve Funds; Some Say The Rainy Day Is Here. 8/24/2020
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
State economy in better shape than expected thanks to federal aid 8/24/2020
Georgia
Equity
SPP Publication
The Impact of Racism on Georgia’s Safety Net 8/24/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
State Finances
News Story
ODJFS Explains Delays in Fraud Investigation, Fed Benefits 8/24/2020
Kentucky
Income Support
News Story
Pandemic electronic benefit transfer deadline Aug. 31 8/24/2020
Minnesota
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Nonprofit groups tell Congress to get back to work 8/24/2020
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New Lobbying Group Hopes to Shape New York’s Economic Recovery 8/24/2020
Minnesota
State Finances
Income Support
News Story
Minnesota nonprofits call on Congress to approve state aid 8/24/2020
Massachusetts
Equity
SPP Publication
Envisioning Equity Part I: Equitable Education through the Crisis 8/24/2020
Tennessee
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
Memphis firms adapt to coronavirus summer; The 11.9% June jobless rate signals there's no quick snap back to normal 8/23/2020
Pennsylvania
Taxes
Op-ed
Closing tax loopholes 8/23/2020
Arkansas
Education
News Story
Virus toll of 22 an Arkansas high 8/23/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Op-ed
Nearly 100 economists wrote Gov. Murphy a letter. They said, we must raise taxes. 8/23/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
Editorial
Wayne Greene: Oklahoma's failure to pass bail reform is a crime against justice 8/21/2020
District of Columbia
Education
SPP Publication
What’s in the Fiscal Year 2021 Approved Budget for PreK-12 Education? 8/21/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
News Story
Study Of 150 City Budgets Finds Boston Better Off Than Most 8/21/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Trump’s “lost wages assistance� and Ohio 8/21/2020
Michigan
Income Support
SPP Publication
Public Policy Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak in Michigan: FOOD ACCESS 8/21/2020
Arizona
Taxes
News Story
Ruling puts education tax back on the ballot 8/21/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Ohio unemployment falls to 8.9% 8/21/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
NJ's well-to-do thriving in pandemic - tax them more, report says 8/21/2020
Michigan
State Finances
SPP Publication
With the 2020 budget completed, attention turns to large 2021 deficit 8/21/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
JASON BAILEY: Meager action no substitute for real congressional aid 8/21/2020
Arkansas
Education
News Story
Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families calls for delay in school reopening 8/21/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
JobWatch: Ohio jobless numbers fell in July 8/21/2020
North Carolina
Income Support
SPP Publication
YOUR VOICE, YOUR VOTE: Housing 8/20/2020
Hawaii
Taxes
SPP Publication
We need a visitor recreation fee to benefit Hawai?i 8/19/2020
District of Columbia
Education
SPP Publication
What’s in the FY 2021 Approved Budget for Early Childhood Development? 8/19/2020
Pennsylvania
Taxes
Op-ed
Let's get PA back to the people 8/19/2020
New Hampshire
Income Support
News Story
Increasing SNAP benefits would offset higher food costs and boost the economy 8/19/2020
Florida
Taxes
Op-ed
If Florida modernized its tax code, it would generate millions in new revenue | Opinion 8/19/2020
New York
State Finances
SPP Publication
Buffalo Economist Fred Floss: “We are in an Impossible Situation� 8/19/2020
New York
Taxes
SPP Publication
NY Pied-À-Terre Tax Bill Amended To Address Co-Op Issues 8/19/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Whitmer applies for Trump's extra jobless aid, but doesn't add $100 8/18/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
REPORT: Cuts to Pandemic Unemployment Compensation would harm 182,000 Mainers 8/18/2020
Virginia
Income Support
SPP Publication
Policymakers Must Use Available Resources to Help Virginia Families and Communities: Statement by Ashley C. Kenneth 8/18/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Op-ed
Nearly 100 economists wrote Gov. Murphy a letter. They said, we must raise taxes. | Opinion 8/18/2020
Alabama
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Congress must do its job and ease families’ suffering during the pandemic 8/18/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Column: Trump’s insufficient unemployment benefits order will hurt Michigan 8/18/2020
New York
State Finances
News Story
State Budget Struggles Beget Bad Policy Ideas 8/17/2020
Michigan
Immigration
Op-ed
Opinion | Federal action is essential to aid Michigan's immigrant communities 8/16/2020
Texas
Census
SPP Publication
New Census Data Show Texas Needs to Expand Health Coverage 8/15/2020
Utah
Immigration
SPP Publication
LEFT OUT Undocumented Utans Report 2020 8/14/2020
Florida
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Florida’s deficit grows to $5,400,000,000 over next two years thanks to pandemic 8/14/2020
New York
Health Care
SPP Publication
Medicaid Cuts Would Put 554,000 Essential Workers in New York at Risk 8/14/2020
Georgia
Education
SPP Publication
Fast Facts on HOPE – 2020 8/14/2020
New York
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Don't Count On Getting Trump's Unemployment Checks Anytime Soon, If At All 8/14/2020
Virginia
Equity
SPP Publication
Budget Priorities to Advance Racial Justice and Meet COVID-19 Challenges 8/14/2020
Utah
Equity
SPP Publication
Striving for Equity 2020 8/14/2020
Arkansas
Health Care
SPP Publication
New Data Show Troubling Trend In Health Coverage And Food Security 8/14/2020
Minnesota
State Finances
SPP Publication
Minnesota expecting continued revenue shortfalls; time for strong federal action 8/14/2020
Utah
Immigration
SPP Publication
Addressing Immigrant Children's Mental Health 8/14/2020
New York
Income Support
SPP Publication
Pandemic Economics Demand A Diverse Response 8/14/2020
Virginia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Budget Choices for Today and Tomorrow: Learning Lessons from the Great Recession and Setting Virginia on a More Equitable Path 8/14/2020
Utah
Education
SPP Publication
Full Day Kindergarten Brief 2020 8/14/2020
Tennessee
State Finances
SPP Publication
Tennessee Tax Revenue Tracker for FY 2020 8/13/2020
Minnesota
Health Care
SPP Publication
New data confirm states need more federal Medicaid support 8/13/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Public Policy Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak in Michigan: PAID LEAVE 8/13/2020
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Kelly Allen: Trump's orders don't mean Congress is off hook (Opinion) 8/13/2020
Georgia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Georgians Need Congress to Prioritize Bipartisan Relief Package 8/13/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
SPP Publication
Does the County Line Matter? An Analysis of New Jersey’s 2020 Primary Election Results 8/13/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
SPP Publication
Coronavirus Recession: Tennessee’s Most Vulnerable People, Places, and Employers 8/13/2020
Florida
Education
SPP Publication
CARES Act Education Dollars a Promising Start, But More Federal Aid Needed to Prevent Deep Cuts to K-12, Higher Education 8/13/2020
Louisiana
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Trump Executive Orders On Unemployment See States Footing Part Of The Bill 8/13/2020
Kentucky
Income Support
SPP Publication
How Kentucky Should Spend Remaining Coronavirus Relief Fund Monies 8/12/2020
New York
Taxes
SPP Publication
Group Calls For NY ‘Mark-To-Market’ Tax To Raise $5.5B 8/12/2020
New York
Taxes
SPP Publication
Generating State Revenue Essential for Post-Pandemic Recovery 8/12/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Senate Regulatory Reform Committee keeps momentum up on occupational license reforms 8/11/2020
Georgia
Education
SPP Publication
Scholarships are a Better Way to Use Lottery Dollars Than Student Loans 8/11/2020
Oklahoma
Equity
SPP Publication
Installment loans not the answer to financial hardship 8/11/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Burglary reclassification is another measurable win for criminal justice reform 8/11/2020
Alabama
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Alabama Arise calls Trump unemployment order “Band-Aid over a gaping economic wound” 8/11/2020
Montana
State Finances
SPP Publication
2020 State Budget Handbook for Indian Country 8/10/2020
Virginia
Health Care
SPP Publication
Video: It’s Time to Dismantle Virginia’s “40-Quarter Rule� 8/10/2020
Minnesota
Income Support
SPP Publication
US Senate COVID-19 relief package falls dramatically short of what nation needs 8/10/2020
Washington
Education
SPP Publication
To support kids, support their caregivers 8/10/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
SPP Publication
Testimony for the House and Senate Ways and Means Committees, the Joint Committee on Revenue, and the Executive Office of Administration and Finance Economic Roundtable 8/10/2020
New Jersey
Education
SPP Publication
School Funding in New Jersey: Preparing Now for the 2020-21 School Year 8/10/2020
Oklahoma
Equity
SPP Publication
Providing legal representation could begin to fix Oklahoma’s broken eviction process 8/10/2020
Georgia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Federal Funding Given to Georgia in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic 8/7/2020
District of Columbia
Income Support
SPP Publication
Pandemic is Throwing Many DC Residents into Financial Distress 8/7/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Maine Workers Tell Lawmakers COVID-19 Relief Package Is Urgently Needed 8/7/2020
North Carolina
Health Care
SPP Publication
Write to Your Employer: Staying at Home to Protect Yourself from COVID-19 8/6/2020
New York
Taxes
SPP Publication
The Politics of Hiking Taxes on the Rich During the Pandemic 8/6/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
With numerous barriers to health care, Michigan immigrants are among hardest hit by COVID-19 8/6/2020
Virginia
Equity
SPP Publication
Statewide PFML: A Critical Step Toward Racial, Economic, and Health Equity 8/6/2020
Michigan
Income Support
SPP Publication
Michiganders need rent relief now 8/6/2020
Michigan
Health Care
SPP Publication
Final 2021 Budget Includes Important Investments in Health, Human Services and Education 8/6/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
SPP Publication
COVID-19 Job Loss Leaves More Than 100,000 New Jerseyans Uninsured 8/6/2020
Massachusetts
Education
SPP Publication
Bruised Budgets: A Higher Education Funding History Lesson For An Antiracist Future 8/6/2020
Oklahoma
Education
SPP Publication
Undedicated higher education CARES funding should be invested in students’ immediate needs 8/5/2020
Nebraska
State Finances
SPP Publication
Policy brief — Amended LB 1107 concerning amid major uncertainty 8/5/2020
Texas
Health Care
SPP Publication
I just lost my job. How do I get health insurance? 8/5/2020
Georgia
Health Care
SPP Publication
Georgia Can Create a State-Level EITC to Improve Infant Health 8/5/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Every county needs the stabilizing force of Unemployment Insurance  8/5/2020
New York
Census
SPP Publication
Over 40% of New Yorkers Uncounted as Feds Call for Early Halt to 2020 Census 8/4/2020
Washington
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Washington needs targeted investment in Temporary Assistance for Needy Families 8/4/2020
Michigan
Income Support
SPP Publication
Priorities for COVID-19 Fiscal Relief 8/3/2020
Georgia
Education
SPP Publication
New Support for Students Who Receive Free and Reduced-Price Lunch 8/3/2020
New Mexico
Health Care
SPP Publication
The Impact of COVID-19 on Children’s Well-Being in New Mexico 8/1/2020
New York
Income Support
SPP Publication
Robust Rental Assistance Needed to Protect Tenants 8/1/2020
California
State Finances
SPP Publication
How Can Federal & State Policymakers Respond Now as the COVID-19 Pandemic & Recession is Pushing Californians Over the Cliff? 8/1/2020
Minnesota
Income Support
SPP Publication
Economic update shows COVID-19’s impact, need for federal action 8/1/2020
California
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
COVID-19 Recession at Six Months: California’s Unemployment Remains High 8/1/2020
Minnesota
State Finances
SPP Publication
Budget reserve is one tool to put people first during tough times 8/1/2020
Virginia
Health Care
SPP Publication
TCI Statement on the HEALS Act 7/31/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
SPP Publication
Medicaid Work Reporting Requirements Will Cause Significant Harm in West Virginia 7/31/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Column: Senate GOP COVID-19 relief plan is light on ‘relief,’ low on heroics 7/31/2020
Puerto Rico
Equity
SPP Publication
¿Piloterías con venda sobre los ojos? 7/31/2020
North Carolina
Health Care
SPP Publication
Write to Your Employer: Requesting Health and Safety Protections at Work During COVID 7/31/2020
California
State Finances
SPP Publication
Austerity nor Federal Policymakers Will Save Us, California Needs Serious Public Investment 7/31/2020
District of Columbia
Equity
SPP Publication
Results from School Funding Study Outline Options for DC to Advance Educational Equity 7/30/2020
Michigan
Criminal Justice
SPP Publication
Repealing Michigan’s lifetime SNAP drug felony ban: A positive change to support returning citizens, their families and local economies 7/30/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Your View: Pa. needs HEROES Act to pass 7/30/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Michigan League for Public Policy calls on Congress for a more comprehensive COVID-19 relief plan 7/30/2020
Oklahoma
Equity
SPP Publication
Gov. Stitt’s GEER plan widens the gap in access to technology and online learning for low-income students and students of color 7/30/2020
New Hampshire
Income Support
SPP Publication
Increases to SNAP Benefits Would Offset Higher Food Costs and Boost the Economy 7/30/2020
Georgia
Education
News Story
Rural Georgia’s back-to-school blues: COVID-19 spreads fast, internet’s slow 7/29/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
States Eye Anti-Poverty Tax Credit to Ease Covid Impact 7/29/2020
Virginia
Immigration
SPP Publication
Pillars of Virginia Communities: A Profile of Our Immigrant Neighbors 7/29/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Report Finds That 182,000 Mainers Would Be Affected By Cuts To Supplemental Unemployment Benefits 7/29/2020
Texas
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Stripping Away Workers’ Rights Will Not Pave the Road to Recovery Texans Need 7/29/2020
Georgia
Equity
SPP Publication
New Poll Shows Georgians Support People-First Policies 7/29/2020
Ohio
Income Support
SPP Publication
Expand food assistance and stimulate Ohio’s economy 7/29/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Congress pressed for detailed COVID-19 relief plans 7/29/2020
Georgia
Income Support
SPP Publication
Cash Matters: Reimagining Anti-Racist TANF Policies in Georgia 7/29/2020
Kentucky
State Finances
News Story
Beshear sees signs that his mask mandate is slowing the spread of the coronavirus 7/29/2020
Virginia
Immigration
SPP Publication
A Profile of Our Immigrant Neighbors in Central Virginia 7/29/2020
Kentucky
Health Care
Equity
News Story
Kentucky leading among states in Medicaid enrollment as it works to sign up those eligible 7/29/2020
Texas
Income Support
News Story
Texas extends deadline for families to apply to get $285 in food aid 7/28/2020
Michigan
State Finances
SPP Publication
Public Policy Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak in Michigan: THE NEED FOR REVENUE 7/28/2020
Oklahoma
Health Care
News Story
State Medicaid enrollment reaches new monthly highs amid pandemic 7/28/2020
Michigan
Health Care
SPP Publication
Medicaid turns 55: Let’s celebrate its successes 7/28/2020
Tennessee
State Finances
News Story
More than $25 billion federal COVID-19 relief funds have come to Tennessee 7/28/2020
Texas
Work Support and Wages
News Story
In Texas, 2 Big Problems Collide: Uninsured People And An Uncontrolled Pandemic 7/28/2020
Iowa
State Finances
News Story
Iowa has spent $2.4 billion in federal COVID-19 aid 7/28/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Here's how McConnell's $1 trillion HEALS Act would impact Kentucky businesses and workers 7/28/2020
California
Work Support and Wages
News Story
If feds let jobless benefits drop, California Dems may “backdoor borrow� to extend them 7/28/2020
Utah
Immigration
News Story
Families of undocumented workers tell of being ‘left out’ of $154 million in coronavirus aid 7/28/2020
Wisconsin
Income Support
Op-ed
Congressional Republicans Fail Wisconsin 7/28/2020
Virginia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Budget Matters: A Look at Police Spending In Virginia Localities 7/28/2020
Texas
Income Support
News Story
Texas families now have until Aug. 21 to apply for food aid to make up for free and reduced-price meals 7/28/2020
Maryland
Work Support and Wages
News Story
WILL REDUCING ENHANCED UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS HELP MARYLAND’S ECONOMY? 7/28/2020
Kentucky
State Finances
News Story
“No Pay, We Stay.� A Look Back At Miners’ Protest That Rocked Appalachia 7/28/2020
Maryland
Income Support
News Story
Advocates Apply News Storyure on Jones and Ferguson to Reconvene 7/28/2020
Utah
Immigration
News Story
Report: Undocumented Utahns have missed out on $154 million in emergency aid 7/27/2020
Arkansas
Income Support
News Story
Report Finds State Policies Make It Harder to Help Food Insecure Arkansans 7/27/2020
California
Equity
SPP Publication
Proposition 19: Creates a Complicated Property Tax Scheme and Reinforces Racial Inequities in California 7/27/2020
Missouri
Health Care
Op-ed
Our opinion: Expanded Medicaid would greatly benefit Missouri 7/27/2020
Oregon
Health Care
News Story
Oregon Could Lose Big In ACA Suit 7/27/2020
New York
State Finances
News Story
NYC Lawmakers Call for More Control Over State Budget Process 7/27/2020
Hawaii
Income Support
News Story
NH among states short changing federal program meant to lift families out of poverty 7/27/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
State Finances
News Story
Malden resident Nichole Mossalam challenges in 35th Middlesex District race 7/27/2020
Georgia
State Finances
SPP Publication
GBPI Writes Senator Perdue About the HEROES Act 7/27/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Future of $600 weekly jobless benefit in limbo as federal program expires, Republicans propose $200 payments 7/27/2020
Ohio
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Experts Divided On How New Federal COVID Relief Could Help Northeast Ohio 7/27/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
News Story
As safety net disappears, out-of-work Mainers plead for more help 7/27/2020
New Hampshire
Income Support
Op-ed
Additional Pandemic EBT Food Assistance available to families 7/27/2020
New York
State Finances
News Story
State Lawmakers Push For Equal Say On Budgeting Process 7/27/2020
California
Education
News Story
Should I quit my job? California parents grapple with education in a pandemic 7/27/2020
Ohio
Census
News Story
Some organizations concerned about President Trump's memo on 2020 Census 7/27/2020
Pennsylvania
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
‘We want Pa. to thrive, not just survive,’ progressive coalition says as it rolls out its legislative agenda 7/27/2020
Ohio
Education
SPP Publication
Strengthen public higher ed with targeted relief 7/27/2020
New Jersey
Equity
SPP Publication
Abolishing the Racist War on Drugs in New Jersey 7/27/2020
Florida
Income Support
SPP Publication
The Height of COVID-19: Not the Time to Pull Back Safety Net Protections 7/27/2020
Arkansas
Income Support
News Story
Report: Food insecure numbers rising; says asset limits should be raised 7/26/2020
Ohio
Health Care
News Story
Ohio Unemployment Dipped In June; Remains Three Times Higher Than Last Summer 7/26/2020
Virginia
Work Support and Wages
Equity
News Story
Job loss effects of pandemic hammer Black workers 7/26/2020
Idaho
Taxes
Equity
Editorial
Editorial: Who looks out for the shafted, shifted homeowner? 7/26/2020
Ohio
Education
News Story
CARES Act higher ed funding formula skewed in favor of for-profit schools 7/26/2020
New Hampshire
State Finances
News Story
Big shortfalls in State revenues/funds put new investments in health & education at risk 7/26/2020
Arizona
Income Support
SPP Publication
SNAP is the anti-hunger tool Arizona needs now 7/24/2020
Tennessee
State Finances
News Story
Report: Tennessee needs additional federal aid as COVID-19 persists 7/24/2020
Michigan
State Finances
News Story
Plans to fix $2B budget hole ready for Whitmer to sign 7/24/2020
Montana
Taxes
SPP Publication
Interim Subcommittee Advances Four Thoughtful Revenue Proposals 7/24/2020
Georgia
Health Care
SPP Publication
GBPI Submits Public Comment on New 1332 Waiver Application 7/24/2020
District of Columbia
Health Care
State Finances
News Story
District Line Daily: The Shitshow Is Over 7/24/2020
District of Columbia
State Finances
SPP Publication
DC Council Approves Budget that Increases Investments in Critical Programs, But Falls Short of What this Unprecedented Moment Requires 7/24/2020
Colorado
Taxes
State Finances
SPP Publication
Coronavirus Squashes Colorado Sales Tax Revenue 7/24/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
News Story
$600 weekly jobless benefit set to expire as Gov. Cooper calls for federal program to be extended 7/24/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
With COVID-19 Cases Surging, Uninsured Texans Have Few Health Care Options 7/24/2020
Arkansas
Income Support
News Story
Report finds AR policies make it harder to help hungry Arkansans during pandemic 7/23/2020
Arkansas
Income Support
News Story
Report: Pandemic increasing hunger among poor Arkansans, state policies part of problem 7/23/2020
Nebraska
State Finances
SPP Publication
OpenSky statement on the latest forecasting board projections 7/23/2020
Pennsylvania
State Finances
SPP Publication
RELEASE: PA Legislative Leader, Policy Experts, & Residents Impacted by COVID Crisis Call for Senate Action on Relief Package 7/23/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Looming deadline for extending $600 per week boost in Unemployment Insurance threatens people’s well-being and the economic recovery 7/23/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
State Finances
News Story
Nebraska economic forecast down, but not as much as expected 7/23/2020
Maryland
Income Support
News Story
Frederick’s $3 million rental assistance program extended as application numbers remain low 7/23/2020
Utah
State Finances
News Story
Here’s how Utah lawmakers cut state spending to cope with COVID-19 7/23/2020
Iowa
State Finances
Income Support
SPP Publication
Data clear: New stimulus needed 7/23/2020
West Virginia
Education
Op-ed
When COVID-19 forced schools to close, child hunger surged in West Virginia 7/23/2020
Arkansas
Equity
State Finances
News Story
COVID and the classroom: Arkansas faces a school year like no other 7/23/2020
Missouri
State Finances
Op-ed
Commentary: Congress can prevent painful budget cuts for Missouri 7/23/2020
Colorado
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
Advocates Call on Bennet, Gardner to Fight for More Health Care Funds for Low-Income People 7/23/2020
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins pushes for more pandemic relief funds 7/23/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Tracking the Economic Fallout of COVID-19 in Kentucky 7/23/2020
Michigan
Income Support
SPP Publication
SNAP Chat: The importance of food access during COVID-19 and beyond 7/23/2020
Ohio
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
51K jobless area workers file for new, continued jobless claims 7/23/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
News Story
West Virginians wait on word on whether additional pandemic unemployment will continue 7/23/2020
West Virginia
Income Support
SPP Publication
Addressing Food Insecurity During a Pandemic 7/23/2020
Tennessee
State Finances
SPP Publication
Federal Coronavirus Funding for Tennessee 7/23/2020
Ohio
Education
Op-ed
What will it take to reopen schools in Ohio? 7/22/2020
California
Equity
Income Support
News Story
What’s at stake 7/22/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
The coronavirus has put N.J. in financial trouble. But is legal weed the ticket out? 7/22/2020
New Mexico
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Unhoused people in downtown Albuquerque in need of water, PPE and a safe place to sleep 7/22/2020
Maine
Health Care
Equity
News Story
Portland lawmaker’s mission: ‘Abolition of structural racism’ 7/22/2020
Pennsylvania
Income Support
SPP Publication
REPORT: More Relief Needed to Alleviate Hardship in Pennsylvania 7/22/2020
Michigan
Health Care
State Finances
Op-ed
Michigan facing unprecedented public health and budget crises 7/22/2020
Washington
Work Supports and Wages
SPP Publication
Now is the time to invest in the health of Washington’s people and communities 7/22/2020
Washington
Work Supports and Wages
SPP Publication
Investments today can lead to better health tomorrow 7/22/2020
Louisiana
State Finances
News Story
Mental health Grant Money Coming to Louisiana 7/22/2020
Vermont
State Finances
Op-ed
Federal aid helped, more will be needed 7/22/2020
Oregon
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Congress must act now to extend enhanced unemployment benefits 7/22/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Business, Progressives Ally to Sneak Illegals into Licensed Jobs 7/22/2020
Maine
State Finances
News Story
What’s at stake for Maine as $600 unemployment bonus winds down 7/22/2020
Wisconsin
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Why Congress Shouldn’t Let the Boost to Unemployment Benefits Lapse, in Four Charts 7/22/2020
North Carolina
Education
News Story
As N.C. residents get a COVID-19 break from fines and fees, school budgets pay the price 7/22/2020
Michigan
State Finances
SPP Publication
Bipartisan cooperation, CARES Act funding soften difficult but necessary 2020 budget agreement 7/22/2020
Pennsylvania
Immigration
SPP Publication
Including Immigrants in Pandemic Relief is Essential for America’s Public Health and Economic Recovery 7/21/2020
Louisiana
State Finances
SPP Publication
How Congress can help Louisiana’s recovery 7/21/2020
Arizona
Taxes
Education
News Story
Hospitals, business groups target 2 initiatives 7/21/2020
West Virginia
Health Care
News Story
Health Insurance During Coronavirus 7/21/2020
North Carolina
Work Supports and Wages
SPP Publication
Four-state coalition unveils blueprint to “reimagine Appalachia� with a new deal that works for us 7/21/2020
West Virginia
Housing
SPP Publication
Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic are Leading to Housing Insecurity in West Virginia 7/21/2020
New Hampshire
Income Support
SPP Publication
Pandemic EBT Food Assistance Program Applications Open through August 24 7/21/2020
Ohio
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
Coalition: Appalachian ‘New Deal’ would create jobs, improve environment 7/21/2020
Arkansas
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Unemployment Insurance Helped Create Demand — And Jobs 7/21/2020
Florida
State Finances
Op-ed
This Crisis Won’t Wait, So Neither Should Congress 7/21/2020
Ohio
Equity
News Story
ReImagine Appalachia seeks greener, more economically and racially just region 7/21/2020
Ohio
Equity
News Story
Plan To ‘Reimagine Appalachia’ Touts Jobs, Justice and Sustainability For The Ohio Valley 7/21/2020
Florida
Income Support
Op-ed
Keep safety net for families | OUR VIEW 7/21/2020
New Hampshire
Equity
News Story
COVID-19 Underscores Racial Disparity 7/21/2020
Massachusetts
Taxes
News Story
Lawmakers may break for election cycle without annual budget 7/21/2020
Hawaii
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New state program would give $500 a month for rent 7/21/2020
Texas
Immigration
News Story
New Trump order excluding non-citizens from census could cost Texas a seat in Congress 7/21/2020
Pennsylvania
Equity
SPP Publication
4-STATE COALITION UNVEILS BLUEPRINT TO “REIMAGINE APPALACHIA� WITH A NEW DEAL THAT WORKS FOR US 7/21/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
People receiving unemployment checks will get their last $600 federal amount this week 7/21/2020
Michigan
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
As Michigan reopens, workers find that child care centers still closed 7/21/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
SPP Publication
Policy brief — Examining LB 720 as amended by AM 3049 7/21/2020
Tennessee
Health Care
Op-ed
BRIGHT SPOT in DATA? not really; Tennessee's COVID-19 numbers are slightly better than its neighbors', but there is no reason to celebrate 7/21/2020
Kentucky
Equity
News Story
Survey: Half of Kentuckians Have Lost Household Income Since Start of COVID-19 Pandemic 7/21/2020
California
Income Support
Op-ed
Californians’ Housing at Risk Amid Pandemic, Job Losses, & Expiring Federal Unemployment Benefits 7/21/2020
New Jersey
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Unemployment Claims Rise as Federal Relief Expires 7/21/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Will Rural Homelessness Hit after Benefits and Eviction Moratoriums End? 7/21/2020
Missouri
Health Care
News Story
Voters will weigh in on Medicaid expansion 7/21/2020
Florida
Income Support
SPP Publication
Coalition to Gov: Reimposing Harmful Barriers to Accessing Safety Net Programs Amid Pandemic is ‘Reckless’ 7/21/2020
California
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
Child Care Workers Weigh Historic Choice 7/21/2020
Michigan
Work Supports and Wages
SPP Publication
Michigan must add EITC Expansion to the ITINerary 7/20/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
New Jersey Governor Plugs Legal Cannabis for Post-Pandemic Recovery 7/20/2020
New Hampshire
Equity
News Story
Many factors explain racial spike of NH COVID-19 cases 7/20/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Michigan made some progress on vaccinations. But COVID-19 is getting in the way. 7/20/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Loss of $600 weekly unemployment boost called 'devastating' 7/20/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Make the Road New Jersey and Advocates Applaud Assembly Judiciary Committee’s Vote to Remove Barriers to Professional Licenses 7/20/2020
Montana
Work Supports and Wages
SPP Publication
It is not too late for thousands of Montanans to receive their Economic Impact Payments 7/20/2020
Florida
Health Care
SPP Publication
Expanding Medicaid Would Help Florida Address COVID-19, Economic Recession 7/20/2020
Texas
Taxes
SPP Publication
COVID-19 & Our State Budget 7/20/2020
Texas
Equity
Census
SPP Publication
New US Census Bureau Household Pulse Survey Data Highlights COVID-19’S Disparate Impacts On Texans 7/20/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
SPP Publication
Policy brief — The CARES Act’s excess business loss tax provision 7/20/2020
Alabama
State Finances
Education
SPP Publication
As education revenues fall, it’s time to strengthen Alabama’s tax system 7/20/2020
Wisconsin
State Finances
News Story
What Should Next Pandemic Aid Bill Include? 7/20/2020
Arkansas
Income Support
SPP Publication
Arkansans Need A 15 Percent SNAP Increase 7/20/2020
Wisconsin
State Finances
News Story
What will the next coronarvirus aid package look like? 7/20/2020
North Carolina
Income Support
News Story
The end of austerity? How COVID-19 could enable real policy change 7/20/2020
Washington
Equity
SPP Publication
Washington state’s essential workers deserve relief & real protections 7/20/2020
Nebraska
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
Tax incentive bill amended in hopes of getting it passed in Nebraska Legislature's final weeks 7/20/2020
Kentucky
Equity
Income Support
News Story
Survey: Half of Kentuckians Have Lost Household Income 7/20/2020
Virginia
Equity
News Story
State Lawmakers Must Balance Budget Amidst COVID: What Does that Mean for Legislative Priorities? 7/20/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Safer at home? More NC residents avoid venturing out as Covid-19 cases rise 7/20/2020
Ohio
Income Support
News Story
More than 45,000 local residents risk losing power or water after Ohio moratorium on shutoffs lifted 7/19/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Lawmakers amend tax incentive bill in hopes of getting it passed during Legislature's final weeks 7/19/2020
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
69,000 state workers lost coverage during pandemic crash 7/19/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
State prison population declining 7/19/2020
Arizona
Income Support
News Story
Nonprofits urge Ducey to extend eviction moratorium 7/19/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
Op-ed
Midlands Voices: A reality check about the CARES Act tax changes 7/18/2020
Idaho
Taxes
News Story
When it comes time to pay property taxes, this group of Idahoans will be hit hardest 7/18/2020
Iowa
Income Support
News Story
Local food pantry pushing for SNAP benefits increase 7/18/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
NJ taxpayers on hook for $10B loan without a vote. 7/17/2020
North Carolina
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
New labor market data: COVID-19 maintains its grip on North Carolina’s economy through June 7/17/2020
Michigan
State Finances
Op-ed
Time for US Senate to step up on HEROES act for COVID-19 relief | Opinion 7/17/2020
Kentucky
Income Support
SPP Publication
More Kentuckians are Hungry During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Congress Must Do More 7/17/2020
Wisconsin
State Finances
News Story
State Debate: Commentators sort out the state's, nation's failed response to the coronavirus 7/17/2020
North Carolina
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
Pandemic upends child care for parents 7/17/2020
Michigan
Immigration
Op-ed
Column: Undocumented residents shouldn’t be left out of Michigan tax policy 7/17/2020
New York
Housing
News Story
City Council, activists brace for end of moratorium on evictions 7/17/2020
Alabama
Income Support
News Story
Alabama Power sees $112 million surplus, advocates push for refund 7/17/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Advocacy groups urge Senate to nix in-person committee meetings 7/17/2020
North Carolina
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
‘COVID-19 is killing enrollment.’ As school begins, child care centers struggle to stay open 7/17/2020
Hawaii
Income Support
News Story
A&E Wrap-Up: July 17, 2020 7/17/2020
North Carolina
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
Our child care shortage isn't new. But the pandemic has worsened problems for parents and providers in North Carolina. 7/17/2020
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
PAI: The state unemployment trust fund is ample—so far 7/17/2020
Maine
Income Support
SPP Publication
Consumer Finance Watchdog Agency Delivers a Gut Punch to Maine Consumers 7/17/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
Prison population dropping amid pandemic; will trend continue? 7/17/2020
New York
Income Support
News Story
Cuomo rejects AOC push to hike taxes on New York billionaires 7/17/2020
Vermont
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
The state unemployment trust fund is ample—so far 7/17/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
Education
Op-ed
Guest columnist Jeremy Gantz: The end of child care as we know it 7/17/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
New Jersey Democrat Proposes Financial Transactions Tax 7/17/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
SPP Publication
A quick look at the 2019 tax incentive report 7/16/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Op-ed
SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED, OUR CHILDREN ARE UNRAVELLING, AND OUR ELECTED LEADERS ARE FAILING US 7/16/2020
Arizona
Income Support
SPP Publication
Tens of thousands of Arizona households have already missed rent payments during COVID-19 7/16/2020
New Jersey
Health Care
News Story
Murphy signs borrowing bill, GOP files suit 7/16/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Open Sky Policy Institute Questions Tax Breaks Given To Businesses 7/16/2020
Iowa
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Iowa jobless claims numbers daunting 7/16/2020
Florida
Income Support
News Story
Is Florida reinstating food stamp work requirements? Advocates can’t get answer 7/16/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
Are Murphy's moves on spending at odds with his progressive... 7/16/2020
Massachusetts
State Finances
Education
News Story
Burlington day care owner says strict rules a challenge; state discusses funding 7/16/2020
New York
State Finances
News Story
AOC urges Cuomo to support wealth tax on New York billionaires 7/16/2020
New York
Taxes
News Story
AOC Wants Gov. Cuomo to Back Wealth Tax on NY's Billionaires 7/16/2020
Utah
Education
News Story
AM News Brief: Mask Meeting Packed, Kids And Covid & What Starting A Fire Costs The Guilty Party 7/16/2020
Alabama
Health Care
News Story
Alabama coalition pushes for Medicaid expansion amid COVID-19 pandemic 7/16/2020
Arizona
Immigration
News Story
Undocumented immigrants can finally get free COVID-19 tests. Here's why that matters 7/16/2020
New Jersey
Immigration
News Story
Immigrants Camp Outside NJ Statehouse To Demand Relief 7/16/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Childhood Vaccination Rate Trending Down In Michigan Even Before COVID 7/16/2020
Pennsylvania
Immigration
SPP Publication
Ineligible for Relief: #FundExcludedWorkers 7/16/2020
New York
State Finances
News Story
Cuomo Plays Waiting Game on Federal Aid as Small Funding Cuts Threaten to Turn Huge 7/16/2020
Iowa
State Finances
News Story
Iowa's economic recovery staggers, unemployment claims increase for second week 7/16/2020
Michigan
State Finances
SPP Publication
Don’t let up: Fund and realign our values 7/16/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
Letting Enhanced Unemployment Benefits Expire Would Create Hardship for Families and Hurt West Virginia’s Economy 7/16/2020
Oregon
Work Supports and Wages
News Story
Essentially forgotten: How Covid could be a catalyst for long-term essential worker benefits 7/16/2020
Colorado
Work Support and Wages
Immigration
News Story
Nonprofits team to help undocumented workers left behind in Aspen-area 7/16/2020
Ohio
State Finances
SPP Publication
Experts, officials say Ohio’s cities need relief 7/16/2020
Michigan
Health Care
News Story
Public health officials urge families to catch up on immunizations following COVID disruptions 7/16/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
SPP Publication
For The Many NJ: Borrowing is Necessary to Keep the State Running 7/16/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
News Story
Tax incentive debate to continue when Legislature reconvenes 7/16/2020
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Georgia Lottery transfers $1.23B for education in fiscal year 2020 7/16/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
The grass grows greener: Annual sales of legal marijuana hit $13 billion nationwide 7/16/2020
Maine
Work Support and Wages
SPP Publication
86,000 Mainers face steep income losses if Congress doesn’t extend pandemic unemployment benefits 7/16/2020
Georgia
State Finances
SPP Publication
Adding Up the Fiscal Notes: Sine Die 2020 7/16/2020
Texas
Health Care
News Story
More than 650K Texans lost health insurance during the pandemic 7/15/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
New Analysis: Fewer Michigan Kids are Getting Immunizations 7/15/2020
Alabama
Health Care
SPP Publication
69,000 Alabama workers lost coverage when they may need it most, new report finds 7/15/2020
Maryland
Health Care
News Story
MD daycares in limbo, as school systems debate how to reopen schools 7/15/2020
Oklahoma
State Finances
Op-ed
Policy Matters: More federal support would provide relief 7/15/2020
Pennsylvania
Census
News Story
Senate OKs potential Constitutional amendments 7/15/2020
Virginia
Equity
News Story
COVID-19 Hit Vulnerable Communities Hard: What Happens When You're In More Than One? 7/15/2020
Oklahoma
Criminal Justice
News Story
Oklahoma’s Prison Population Is Dropping Amid the Pandemic. Will the Trend Continue? 7/15/2020
Virginia
Equity
Op-ed
Commonwealth Institute Talks Special Session 7/15/2020
California
Work Support and Wages
Equity
News Story
Coronavirus: Oakland gives “first dibs� to laid off airport and hotel workers 7/15/2020
New Jersey
Income Support
Immigration
SPP Publication
Building a More Immigrant Inclusive Tax Code: Expanding the EITC to ITIN Filers 7/15/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Benefits of expanding unemployment in KY laid out during town hall 7/15/2020
Kentucky
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Analysts: Out-Of-Work Kentuckians Face 'Benefit Cliff' In Coming Days 7/15/2020
New Jersey
State Finances
News Story
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy says legalizing weed is ‘incredibly smart’ to offset budget woes triggered by coronavirus 7/15/2020
Texas
State Finances
Income Support
SPP Publication
COVID-19 Relief Requires Action From Congress And State Leaders 7/15/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
Immigration
News Story
NJPP REPORT: Building a More Immigrant Inclusive Tax Code: Expanding the EITC to ITIN Filers 7/15/2020
West Virginia
Work Support and Wages
Op-ed
Direct dollars towards need 7/15/2020
Nebraska
Equity
SPP Publication
Policy Brief — Pending legislation could start to unravel racial inequities in Nebraska 7/15/2020
Nebraska
State Finances
News Story
Economic impact of pandemic takes us Into uncharted territory 7/15/2020
Nebraska
Taxes
State Finances
News Story
Year-end tax collections $266 million below latest projection but Nebraska still in the black 7/15/2020
Arkansas
State Finances
SPP Publication
Federal COVID-19 Recommendations: Bold Action Necessary 7/15/2020
West Virginia
Work Supports and Wages
SPP Publication
The RECLAIM Act and Social Determinants of Health 7/15/2020
Ohio
Work Supports and Wages
SPP Publication
400,000 Ohioans missing out on $360 million in stimulus payments 7/15/2020
Georgia
State Finances
News Story
Proposed Budget Cuts Jeopardize Local Nonprofits and Essential Services 7/15/2020
North Carolina
State Finances
SPP Publication
Report: N.C.’s reliance on fee revenue is challenging COVID-19 relief efforts now 7/14/2020
New Mexico
Work Supports and Wages
SPP Publication
Still at 50th, New Mexico must continue to invest in our kids in hard times 7/14/2020
California
Work Support and Wages
Equity
News Story
Newsletter: Closing time, again 7/14/2020
North Carolina
State Finances
SPP Publication
Pandemic lays bare North Carolina’s reliance on fines and fees 7/14/2020
New Jersey
Income Support
Work Supports and Wages
Op-ed
Legislature finishes historic session, sends omnibus bills to governor’s desk 7/14/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
Murphy says legalizing weed is ‘incredibly smart’ to offset budget woes triggered by coronavirus 7/14/2020
Kentucky
State Finances
Op-ed
JASON BAILEY: Senators must agree to adequate federal aid 7/14/2020
Ohio
Health Care
SPP Publication
Advocates, experts and physicians call on Senate to boost Medicaid funding in next stimulus 7/14/2020
New Jersey
Taxes
News Story
For the Many Calls for End to Yacht Tax Break to Help Fund the Pandemic Recovery 7/14/2020
Vermont
Work Supports and Wages
Op-ed
Jack Hoffman: Federal aid helped, more will be needed 7/14/2020
Wisconsin
State Finances
SPP Publication
Federal Funding is Essential to Saving Wisconsin’s Economy and Public Services 7/14/2020
California
Work Support and Wages
Equity
News Story
Black, Latinx Women Three Times More Likely to Be Unemployed 7/14/2020
Michigan
Work Support and Wages
News Story
Almost 200K Michigan jobs could be lost if unemployment benefits expire 7/14/2020
Kentucky
State Finances
SPP Publication
Stimulus Payments Have Propped Up Weak Economy, and Harm Will Grow Without Additional Support 7/14/2020
Minnesota
State Finances