DEMOCRATS BOUNCE BACK
By Tim Storey
Democrats gained back some chambers lost in 2010, but both parties had reasons to be pleased with the election results.
SOCIAL ISSUES SCORE BIG
By Jennie Bowser
Voters made history—and surprised many political observers—when they approved legalizing marijuana and same-sex marriages.
THE HEAT IS ON
By Melissa Hansen
A new way to identify areas with large numbers of high-cost Medicaid patients may improve their health while saving states money.
READY TO ROLL
By Jonathan Griffin
States are venturing into the new frontier of online gambling.uthority and power.
HIGH-TECH HEALTH CARE
By Jared Najjar and Joanne Bourquard
Lawmakers are building up telehealth by breaking down barriers