STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Spokane eliminates parking minimums in some areas … Florida audit looks at state procurement cards … and Columbus passes new anti-panhandling law.
Mental health co-responder programs are increasingly common in law-enforcement agencies across the country, due largely to declines in the resources available to mental health providers that have forced police officers and sheriff’s deputies to take on additional responsibilities when answering calls.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Judge orders LePage to act on Maine Medicaid expansion … no big shakeup expected under Missouri’s new governor … and Baltimore’s unofficial sewage overflow.
The city's guide currently includes 120 locations and is still a work in progress.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Milwaukee mayor, police chief apologize after Bucks incident … Delaware lawmakers OK state worker bonuses … and N.Y.C. mayor thinks plastic straws suck.
A mix of education, treatment, and other measures shows promise, experts say.
It's the worst E. coli outbreak since 2006.
Artificial intelligence could soon make its way into the aviation space through a collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University.
The Keystone State has the largest full-time legislature.
The fiscal future now looks more stable for Pennsylvania’s second-largest city.
The city's finances face pressure from public employee pensions and added public school costs are on the horizon.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper are making a second, bipartisan attempt at improving Obamacare and affordability.
The city’s recovery has “captured the attention of the nation, and, frankly, the world,” according to Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf.
States say earmarks unclog the wheels of government. But what about wasteful spending?
Republican lawmakers are increasingly showing disdain for decisions made by the judicial branch—and by extension the rule of law.
The city hasn't been able to control sports fans with Crisco previously, so crowd-control planners tried this instead.
It's the latest round of grants under the POWER initiative, which targets places where the coal sector has declined.
But Jim Kenney also warns his fellow mayors that “without the help of federal and state governments in education and job training and addiction services, we’re never going to turn the corner.”
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday struck down the state’s maps as too heavily biased toward Republicans, the latest ruling in a new and contentious battle over legislative districts.
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