State Police Face Staffing Shortages as Salaries Languish

State police forces are looking to salary increases and recruitment initiatives as they struggle to attract and retain new officers. 
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Haitian Immigration

As Haiti faces a new humanitarian crisis, immigration advocates are asking President Barack Obama to let thousands of Haitians stay in the U.S.
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Rural Arts

In an effort to reinvigorate their rural communities, some leaders are experimenting with the arts as a tool to fuel economic development. Read More
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$49.3 B

The estimated amount that states collectively held in rainy day funds at the end of fiscal year 2016—the most since at least 2000.

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