Budget shortfalls are pushing many states to raise taxes in a recession.
The railroad regulation is one of the latest ‘midnight rule changes’ by the outgoing administration.
Jobless benefits will get paid, but states' budget shortfalls will force bigger debts, higher taxes, or cuts elsewhere.
Shortfalls are beginning to hit local government services across the country.
Will New York City's mayor do an end run around term limits?
It is fast tracking bills that would allow the state to admit temporary workers from Mexico.
Montana and New Hampshire are two states revolting against unfunded federal mandates.
The House has cleared a bill that forces states to stabilize taxpayer funding for public colleges.
Arizona law requires employers to use federal database to determine employee eligibility.
Students are increasingly facing lawsuits and expulsions for targeting their teachers online.