by Carimah Townes May 5, 2016
The state's juvenile justice system is getting a drastic makeover.
by Alice Ollstein Apr 20, 2016
What barriers are voters facing in Maryland, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Delaware?
by Samantha Page Mar 29, 2016
A new coalition of attorneys general from across the United States has pledged to combat climate change -- by investigating fossil fuel companies, to start.
by Bryce Covert Feb 18, 2016
"We signed on in 2014 that we would end homelessness amongst veterans by the end of last year and we did it," the governor said.
by Bryce Covert Aug 28, 2015
Three other states have committed to reaching the same goal by the end of the year.
by Bryce Covert Aug 18, 2015
The random inspections were the first the state has conducted in the nail salon industry.
by Bryce Covert Jun 10, 2015 Updated: Jun 10, 2015
Two states just significantly expanded rights for domestic workers who are otherwise excluded from many workplace protections.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee May 15, 2015
Army veteran Jorge Salcedo's daughter now "sits by the window, waiting for her dad, asking if daddy will come home."
by Alan Pyke Apr 28, 2015
Connecticut enforced its longstanding ban on payday lending with a massive fine for a tribally-affiliated internet lender, prompting a bizarre backlash that nobody wants to take responsibility for.
by Alan Pyke Feb 11, 2015
"The kids don’t consider themselves homeless, and the staff don’t know about their rights."