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Fiscal Conditions Strong, but Uncertainty Looms

State fiscal situations continue to rebound as the COVID-19-induced recession subsides, though lingering inflation adds an element of uncertainty.


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Broadband Funding Aims to Connect America

Listen as Angela Seifer, the executive director of the National Digital Inclusion Alliance discusses what communities are most in need of broadband service, the importance of providing not just service but also devices and the critical role of teaching digital skills and literacy.


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International Education Study Group Final Report

 A bipartisan group of 20 legislators and legislative staff embarked on a two-year study of the highest-performing education systems to glean lessons that might be applied in our own states to improve our state education systems. Read their final report.


Episode 1: Bipartisanship and Mt. Kilimanjaro

The first episode of this new NCSL podcast covers a bipartisan group of Nebraska senators who climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro together—while one was battling cancer—and built connections that serve them back at the statehouse.  


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NCSL State Elections 2022

Polls have closed for the 2022 general election, where voters in 46 states decided on 6,279 state legislative races, 36 governors and 133 statewide ballot measures. Find results, analysis and more.



State Elections 2022: Legislative Leaders Results

With Election Day 2022 behind us, the NCSL Leaders’ Center is drilling down on the results of legislative leaders. Read about the latest developments now.


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NCSL Podcasts

NCSL podcasts connect you with state legislatures, offering insights from legislative leaders and staff, astute political observers and public policy experts from across the nation. Download or stream our collection today.



Read the Latest in State Legislatures News

Find the latest news on state policy, politics and personalities as well as stories from the print edition of State Legislatures magazine.



Check Out NCSL’s New Resource on Food Safety

During the pandemic, Americans went from dinner out to dinner in. We took to cooking at home, and our use of food-delivery apps more than doubled as we preferred takeout to eating at restaurants.