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Among the state’s 420-related tactics: A special car that’s filled with smoke.
Private sector opportunities pay more, making it difficult for states to attract and retain top workforce talent.
From WIC and senior vouchers to SNAP/EBT benefits and “bonus bucks,” everything flies in Catawba County, North Carolina.
While the national debate over the Affordable Care Act remains deadlocked in dispute, local-level reform trends towards bipartisan convergence.
A bill proposed in the state senate would allow income-eligible undocumented immigrants to get coverage through Medi-Cal.
The county was one of the first local governments in the nation to leap into the cloud. And that IT strategy continues to help the county be ahead of the curve.
Advocates say the technology is an important tool, but not a cure-all.
The state's budget problems didn't go away after Governor Sam Brownback's reelection—they got worse. Will the lesson of tax-cuts-gone-awry give Republican candidates pause in 2016?
Growing urban inequality has made mayors' jobs harder across the country.