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Child Welfare Legislation Spanned Wide Range in 2014

Child welfare legislation spanned a range of familiar and emerging topics during the 2014 legislative sessions as 45 states enacted nearly 300 bills on child welare-related issues.

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Eyes, Ears on Justices Kennedy, Roberts During ACA Argument

For Justice Anthony Kennedy it was his questions. For Chief Justice John Roberts, it was his silence.

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There's Kentucky Beauty Amid the Stark Weather

Amid the closures and troubles caused by heavy snowfall and bitter temperatures in many state capitals recently, there are images of beauty.

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Scotus Ruling Means Big Changes for State Agencies, Boards, Commissions

The Supreme Court’s decision in North Carolina State Board of Dental Examiners v. FTC will affect how many of states’ hundreds of agencies, boards, and commissions operate and are governed. 

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Good News at the Pump is Bad News for Some States

Americans are smiling as they drive past gas stations, but what does the dramatic drop in oil prices mean to state budgets?

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Early Care/Education Update: Bills Addressing Development Block Grants

With legislatures back in session we are seeing bills addressing the new requirements included in the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) block grants.

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Michigan's Complex Solution to Transportation Funding

Tired of its roads slowly disintegrating beneath its residents’ tires, Michigan is getting creative in its attempt to rustle up money for transportation.

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Is Sharing Caring? Homesharing Faces Legal/Regulatory Questions

Americans have drastically changed the way they obtain their goods and services. 

 

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More Than Valentines, February Focuses on Preventing Teen Dating Violence

In addition to the traditional exchange of gifts, flowers or chocolate this Valentine’s Day, teens are being encouraged to keep their relationships healthy and free from abuse.

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Helping the Helpers: What states are doing to support caregivers of aging relatives

The story is familiar, often achingly so. A mid-life professional puts the brakes on a rising career to provide long-term home care for an aging, often ill, parent.

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This blog offers updates on the National Conference of State Legislatures' research and training, the latest on federalism and the state legislative institution, and posts about state legislators and legislative staff. The blog is edited by NCSL staff and written primarily by NCSL's experts on public policy and the state legislative institution.

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