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NCSL: Your Source for State Results and Analysis

With 147 ballot questions, including 35 citizen initiatives, 6,049 state legislative seats up for election around the country and 36 states with governor’s races, NCSL is your comprehensive source for sorting out the results on Election Night.

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Small Victory in Internet Sales Tax Possible from Supreme Court

If I were to describe the Supreme Court case Direct Marketing Association v. Brohl in these three words: “federal court jurisdiction” you would stop reading right?  But what if the three words were: “tax (on) internet purchases” you would keep reading right? 

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Governors Races Affect Legislatures, Too

Thirty-six governors races will be decided on Election Day, and those races matter to NCSL members for at least three reasons.

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Leadership Traits, Personal Branding - and Tinkertoys - in Focus at Women Leaders Symposium

Several dozen women legislators gathered in Park City, Utah earlier this month for NCSL’s first Women Legislative Leaders Symposium.

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. As recent news stories have shown, the issue of domestic and family violence remains prevalent.

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Transportation Issues Roll Toward Election Day

Transportation policy debates and headlines have consumed their fair share of public policy oxygen in 2014.

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You Say 'Interpretive,' I Say 'Substantive.' Court Will Decide.

Interpretive and substantive rules. What is the difference? The U.S. Supreme Court will decide this issue in Perez v. Mortgage Bankers Association

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Legislative Turnover Projection: Normal

Nationally, legislative turnover is expected to be within the usual range of 19 to 20 percent this year.

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Karl Kurtz, NCSL's Longest-Serving Employee, Retires

Karl Kurtz has been a leading voice for state legislatures and NCSL, even before there was an NCSL. Kurtz, director of NCSL’s Trust for Representative Democracy, is retiring after 42 years on the job and was feted during a staff luncheon Thursday at NCSL's Denver office.

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Early Learning Fellows Hear Latest Research on Dual Language Learners

Who are the children who are dual langage learners? Researcher Tamara Halle presented a recent webinar to NCSL's  Early Learning Fellows answering that very question and also explaining the latest social and emotional development research related to dual language learners

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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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