The Two Biggest Issues Facing 32 States in 2017

The Two Biggest Issues Facing 32 States in 2017

We gave you a sneak peek just before the holidays with our Seven State Policy Issues to Watch in 2017 but that’s just scratching the surface. Literally. Today, we’re diving a little deeper into the number one and two priorities based on pre-filing in 36 states. As...
The 2017 State Legislative Calendar is Here!

The 2017 State Legislative Calendar is Here!

The 2017 State Legislature Calendar is the most important tool in every state tracker’s kit, and you’ll find it here, first. Time is ticking down to the legislative sessions in the states. Several are already full steam ahead in pre-filing mode. You can’t...
Q&A With NCSL President-Elect, Deb Peters

Q&A With NCSL President-Elect, Deb Peters

We catch up NCSL president-elect, Deb Peters, amid a hectic conference schedule. The South Dakota senator is small business owner and an accountant by trade. During her 18 years as a public servant she’s been known to champion accountability and transparency in...
Why Flint Still Can’t Drink the Water

Why Flint Still Can’t Drink the Water

Months after a state of emergency was declared, the residents of Flint, Michigan, still can’t bathe, drink or use their water. Three congressional oversight hearings and at least four visits by lawmakers to Flint, have provided little traction for legislation to...
More States Move to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

More States Move to Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

PODCAST:   In the last two years, California, New Jersey, Illinois, Oregon, and Washington D.C. have banned so-called gay conversion treatment, a controversial therapy aimed at converting lesbians and gay  men to heterosexuality.  At least 13 other states are...

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