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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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Colorado Taxpayers May See First TABOR Refunds in 15 Years

As Colorado’s economy rebounds in the aftermath of the Great Recession, taxpayers may receive a tax refund courtesy of the state’s Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights.

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New Online Tool Helps You 'Get to the Polls'

Now, there’s a new online tool that can help voters find all the information they need.

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Historical Legislative Election Trends Encouraging for GOP

Of the 88 chambers holding elections this year, only 17 are legitimately in play for both parties, far fewer than the 24 chambers that were competitive in 2012 or the 27 in the 2010 midterm election.

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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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N.J. Legislature Sends Bail Reform to Voters

New Jersey voters will decide on Election Day whether courts should be allowed to deny pretrial release to the state's most dangerous offenders.

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Choice of Health Insurers Expands 25%--First Look by States

The last six weeks of 2014 bring more than Thanksgiving and end-of-year holidays.

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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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Spoiler Alert: We Know How You're Going to Vote!

How will voters vote on Nov. 4? I can’t tell you if they’ll turn out for Democrats or Republicans or whether they’ll vote their pocketbooks or their values. But I can give you an idea of how voters will cast their ballots—literally—come Election Day.

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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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