Kansas Reduces Youth Confinement, Expands Evidence-Based Programs

2016 reforms drive reinvestment to better serve young people at home

Kansas Reduces Youth Confinement, Expands Evidence-Based Programs
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States of Innovation

Data-driven state policy innovations across America

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Data-driven policymaking is not just a tool for finding new solutions for difficult challenges. When states serve their traditional role as laboratories of innovation, they increase the American people’s confidence that the government they choose—no matter the size—can be effective, responsive, and in the public interest.