By News Desk
Regional alliances to coordinate reopening states were new and largely untested when they launched in mid-April. Now, just three weeks later, divisions have opened up, raising questions about whether states will ultimately act together in deciding when to allow nonessential…
By Daniel Bush
As more states push to reopen their economies, many are falling short on one of the federal government’s essential criteria for doing so — having an efficient system to track people who have been physically near a person infected with…
By Christina A. Cassidy, Jason Dearen, Associated Press
Half of the states in the U.S. experienced a decline in real median household income between 2000 and 2016.
By John Komlos
Gun control advocates have turned to state legislatures after a string of recent high-profile shootings to push for action on gun violence.
By Gretchen Frazee
By Margaret Sessa-Hawkins, Amanda Gomez
With so much attention focused on the fight on Capitol Hill, Americans may be missing a crucial point – a number of the changes Republican lawmakers are working hard to pass at the federal level have already been enacted by…
By Jill Colvin, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama warned the nation's governors Monday that a looming shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security would have a direct impact on their states' economies, as well as on security throughout the U.S.
By Julie Appleby and Mary Agnes Carey, Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News
Just because open enrollment for people who buy their own health insurance formally closes March 31 doesn't mean debate over the health law will take a hiatus. After more than four years of strident rhetoric, evidence about how the law…
Health care sign up improves, but some states seek workarounds for tech issues…
What's next in the nationwide struggle over same-sex marriage?…
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