by Scott Keyes Posted on April 11, 2014
A pastor who served food to the needy for the past six years was recently blocked for not having a permit.
by Katie Valentine Posted on April 7, 2014 Updated: April 8, 2014
The flooding has killed at least one person and forced evacuations.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 3, 2014
Even though lawmakers are down to the wire, they're not losing sight of their goal to undermine reproductive rights.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 5, 2014
The state's House just approved some of the most restrictive abortion restrictions in the nation, including a bill to ban the procedure after just six weeks.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 26, 2014 Updated: February 26, 2014
Mary Sue McClurkin, known as the "queen of pro-life legislation," is behind the recent push to make it impossible for Alabama women to exercise their reproductive rights.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on February 26, 2014 Updated: February 26, 2014
An Alabama bill tries to hack the Constitution to undermine church/state separation. It won't work.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 19, 2014 Updated: February 25, 2014
Lawmakers are considering an incredibly harsh package of anti-abortion bills, including one that would ban the procedure after just six weeks.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on February 13, 2014
In a small town less than an hour's drive from Omaha, Nebraska, residents have voted in favor of an ordinance to drive out its undocumented population.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 10, 2014
The fight to curb abusive payday lenders continues to simmer at the state level, but real relief for consumers might need to come from national action.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on January 31, 2014
A new analysis finds that five red states are trying their best to ignore the fact that the Affordable Care Act is law.