"Right to farm" amendment described as a defense against undue restrictions for family farmers.
Huge numbers of children have been placed with sponsors or relatives in a handful of states.
Virginia is one of five states — along with Tennessee, Idaho, Washington and Hawaii — that go to extreme lengths to mitigate budget ups and downs.
Gov. Bill Haslam (R) expects every dollar of tourism spending to generate $19 in returns.
For the first time since 2000, air pollution is not the top environmental concern in a survey of Californians. Water is.
A new law would allow public corporations to go into default. That has investors worried about the territory's $73 billion in debt.
A team of researchers has highlighted the surprising amount of groundwater used by western residents.
Given the dramatic decline in the number of providers, researchers were surprised legal abortions hadn't decreased more.
San Francisco and Berkeley would use the money to pay for health and nutrition programs.
A number of states have received waivers due to high levels of unemployment.