Sep 21, 2015 There is stiff opposition to refugees in the only state without a resettlement program.
Jul 24, 2015 Some cities are building lower-cost homes for educators and hospital workers.
Apr 23, 2015 The beetle has eaten almost all the host trees, leaving less dead wood to harvest.
Jan 9, 2015 Energy states have tried to diversify. Wyoming and Alaska remain highly reliant on oil revenue.
Jan 6, 2015 When an investment is good for transient energy workers, but not for a small town.
Mar 13, 2014 An assemblyman in California wants citizens to use the wiki model to draft legislation.
Jul 23, 2012 About a year ago a law went into effect called the Plain Writing Act, meant to compel federal agencies into communicating with the public in a more accessible way. Now a nonprofit has come out with its first report card based on the act, and most agencies are not doing very well.
Jun 22, 2012 According to Democratic Congressman Howard Berman, helicopter noise in Southern California is getting way too loud and frequent, and that's why he's pushing for new federal regulations.
Jun 5, 2012 A Senate bill may end $36 million in funding for Republican and Democratic national conventions -- money that pays for everything from patriotic flags to the teleprompter.