Read about the outlook for state fiscal conditions, the effect of the drop in gas prices on states, the ethics of gifts, the debate over motorcycle helmets and state efforts to support home caregivers.Read a rundown on the top public policy issues facing state lawmakers in 2015, state-private sector partnerships for infrastructure, e-cigarettes and taxes and dealing with cuts to mental health programs.
The NEWS FROM THE STATES is a periodic newsletter produced by NCSL’s Communications, Financial Services and Interstate Commerce Committee. The newsletter focuses on state and federal news, trends and analysis of communications, financial services and interstate commerce issues.
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