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State of the States 2020

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State of the States 2020

In our annual State of the States series, Stateline reporters look at some of the pressing issues state lawmakers are facing as they begin their work this legislative session.

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State Action on Coronavirus

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State Action on Coronavirus

Local and state public health officials wield extraordinary powers in emergency situations such as the current coronavirus outbreak. They can close schools and private businesses. They can restrict or shut down mass transit systems. They can cancel concerts, sporting events and political rallies. They can call up the National Guard. They can suspend medical licensing laws and protect doctors from liability claims. And they can quarantine or isolate people who might infect others.

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Trust Magazine features articles on The Pew Charitable Trusts' efforts to harness the power of knowledge to address society’s pressing challenges.

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Trust Magazine features articles on The Pew Charitable Trusts' efforts to harness the power of knowledge to address society’s pressing challenges.

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Fiscal 50: State Trends and Analysis

Explore fiscal and economic trends in the 50 states, then learn their significance with our expert analysis.

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Fiscal 50: State Trends and Analysis, an interactive resource from The Pew Charitable Trusts, allows you to sort and analyze data on key fiscal, economic, and demographic trends in the 50 states and understand their impact on states’ fiscal health.