Fourteen states had black unemployment rates above 6 percent at a time when the national unemployment rate was 4 percent in June, according to a new Economic Policy Institute report.
Some states and localities are more ready to deal with an economic downturn than others.
Legislation introduced in late July would add authority to the New Markets Tax Credit program.
In two Alabama cities, those laying groundwork for the new tax incentive program see both promise and risks in the investments it could spur.
A data-collection partnership will identify service shortcomings.
Democratic senators grilled Andrew Wheeler over a draft proposal to freeze limits in model year 2020, against the wishes of California and 13 other states.
A Deloitte report sees worldwide potential for technology being deployed in Maine and Florida.
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Some bar and restaurant owners see people with dogs as important customers on patios and other outside places. In nine states, that's now legal.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the latest employment estimates for states on Friday.
At the National Governors Association meeting, governors agreed with Japanese and Chinese delegations that trade helps their local economies.
Population declines, an aging workforce and sluggish job growth pose challenges.
Onshore fish farming in Maine moving ahead with support of local and state officials.
National Association of Counties members are told now is the time to get involved in attracting investment.
In Dayton, a community-owned and operated grocery store will set up shop in the heart of one of Ohio's largest food deserts.
Uber is replacing the job of autonomous vehicle operator with "mission specialists" who will provide more technical feedback to car developers.
Route Fifty asked local government officials what is most important to their communities’ future. Their answers may surprise you.
Two cities are debating whether it’s a form of discrimination.
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