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Table of Contents January 2014

State Legislatures Table of Contents | January 2014

1/1/2014

VOLUME 40, No. 1

Features

FOUR DECADES STRONG
By William Pound
State Legislatures magazine celebrates humble launch 40 years ago. 

HOT ON THE HORIZON
Compiled by Julie Lays
Here’s a look at 10 emerging policy issues sure to heat up in the year ahead.

CAUTIOUS OPTIMISM
By Todd Haggerty
The verdict is still out on whether states are on track to make a full fiscal recovery.

BRAIN MATTERS
By Robyn Lipkowitz and Julie Poppe
Research into how the brain develops is shaping early childhood policies and programs..

PENNIES FROM HEAVEN?
By Suzanne Weiss
States look to cloud-based computing for tax revenues as old sources evaporate or move online.

NEW YEAR, NEW LAWS
By Suzanne Weiss
Year 2014 rings in laws both quirky and predictable.

Departments

BOOK REVIEW

FOR THE RECORD

PEOPLE AND POLITICS

STATELINE

STATESTATS

TOOLS OF THE TRADE

TRENDS AND TRANSITIONS

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