Table of Contents | State Legislatures | September 2015

9/1/2015

VOLUME 41, No. 8

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Sept 2015 State Legislatures coverCONSTITUTIONS: AMEND WITH CARE
By Jennie Drage Bowser
As talk of changing the U.S. Constitution stirs up again, state constitutions serve as examples of what it can mean to alter these documents.

CASES WITH CONSEQUENCES
By Lisa Soronen
Recent Supreme Court rulings were game-changers for the states—and not just because of the decisions on health care and same-sex marriage.

PINCH HITTING
By Michelle Ancell
Doctor shortages in rural America have paramedics stepping up to the plate when needed.

TIES THAT BOND
By Mark Wolf
In life and in the legislature, connections are more important than divisions.

THE FINAL WORD
A Q and A with NCSL's new president, Utah Senator Curt Bramble.

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