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  • Keep momentum rolling on child welfare: My Word

    Keep momentum rolling on child welfare: My Word
    Not long ago, Florida was considered one of the worst states for child welfare. Today, in large part because of our forward-thinking Legislature, we're ranked fourth best by the Foundation for Government Accountability. The transformation started in the...
  • DoD plan would 'destroy' commissaries, industry reps say

    DoD plan would 'destroy' commissaries, industry reps say
    The Defense Department's fiscal 2016 budget request would slash taxpayer support of base grocery stores by $322 million in 2016 and by $1 billion next year, enough to "destroy" the shopping benefit, warns the American Logistics Association. ALA, which...
  • Montana Legislature midpoint: What's alive, what's dead

    A bill signed by Gov. Steve Bullock that increases basic entitlement funding for schools by $54 million highlights progress made by the Montana Legislature at the halfway mark of its 90-day session. Other major bills that are advancing include a proposed...
  • LePage, attorney general dispute reaches Maine Supreme Court

    Gov. Paul LePage's administration and Attorney General Janet Mills' office squared off in front of Maine's highest court on Thursday over what powers the state's top attorney should have when she disagrees with cases the administration pursues. LePage...
  • Va. lawmakers approve budget with state pay raises

    Virginia lawmakers approved a budget Thursday that includes pay increases for state employees, boosts benefits for welfare recipients and includes $1.5 million to buy new yurts for state parks. The approved spending plan also doesn't raise taxes,...
  • Bill limiting Medicaid to 5 years passes Arizona Legislature

    The Arizona Legislature sent Gov. Doug Ducey a bill Thursday that would force able-bodied adult Medicaid recipients to get a job and limit some of them to five years of coverage. Former Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed a similar law last year but the Republican-...
  • Ohio governor's State of the State speech

    The text of Ohio Gov. John Kasich's State of the State speech Tuesday in Wilmington, Ohio. Thank you. Thank you, Mr. President. Thank you, Mr. Speaker. A little nervous tonight? First time? Yeah. Give him a great round of applause. Our brand-new...
  • West Virginia editorial roundup

    Recent editorials from West Virginia newspapers: Feb. 25 Charleston (West Virginia) Daily Mail on gun owners' rights: There is no controversy on the need to train inexperienced drivers, usually young people, on how to drive a car before granting them a...
  • Editorials from around Pennsylvania

    Editorials from around Pennsylvania __ LIQUOR PRIVATIZATION: WILL 2015 BE THE YEAR? If buying liquor, wine and beer in Pennsylvania were more convenient, with widely available selection at competitive prices, most residents probably wouldn't care if...
  • Brown offers $164.7-billion budget plan

    Brown offers $164.7-billion budget plan
    Taking advantage of a growing economy, Gov. Jerry Brown proposed a $164.7-billion budget Friday that would boost funding for schools, community colleges, courts and home care for the elderly and disabled. He did not include money that University of...
  • President's speech proposes tax credits helping youngest Americans

    President's speech proposes tax credits helping youngest Americans
    Florida's child-welfare advocates should be cheering President Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night -- according to a nonprofit promoting early childhood education. The First Five Years Fund says the president's proposal to triple the...