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Research & Commentary: Kentucky Medicaid Expansion Deserves Repeal or Reform

June 30, 2016

In 2013, Kentucky became one of 32 states that chose to expand its Medicaid program under the federal Affordable Care Act. Then-Gov.

Research & Commentary: Georgia Should Continue to Oppose Medicaid Expansion

June 29, 2016

Thirty-one states, in addition to the District of Columbia, have chosen to expand their Medicaid programs under Obamacare, and 19 have refused to do so.

Research & Commentary: Philadelphia First Major City to Enact Flawed Soda Tax

June 27, 2016

Philadelphia is now the first major city to enact a so-called “sin tax” on sugary drinks.

Research & Commentary: Michigan Renewable Energy Mandate and Net-Metering Reform

June 27, 2016

When the Michigan State Senate returns from its summer break, a proposal to overhaul portions of Michigan’s Clean, Renewable, and Efficient Energy Act will be waiting for them.

Research & Commentary: New Jersey Common Core Standards Revision

June 22, 2016

In early May 2016, the New Jersey State Board of Education approved the New Jersey Student Learning Standards, the revised and renamed Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Gov.

The Leaflet: States Battle Traffic Congestion

June 16, 2016

State and local lawmakers continue to deal with increased traffic congestion across the United States.

The Leaflet: States Debate Internet Taxes

June 9, 2016

States are currently debating whether Internet purchases should be subject to a sales tax.

The Leaflet: Higher State Support for Green Energy Increases Energy Costs for Consumers

June 2, 2016

In May 2016 the Daily Caller News Foundation (DCNF) published an analysis that reve

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