News Releases

Year

2013

Legislative Wrap-Up: Fracking
Jan. 28, 2013, 11:40 a.m.

With new technology comes new debates and in 2012 many state legislatures attempted to regulate a relatively new industry they did not know much about. 

Legislative Wrap-Up: Voter ID
Jan. 16, 2013, 4:34 p.m.

States across America considered legislation in their most recent sessions that would change voting and voter registration requirements.

2012

VoteEasy Tool Launched in Pennsylvania
Oct. 18, 2012, 1:53 p.m.

Standing Your Ground Across The States
June 12, 2012, 8:11 a.m.

The February 26 shooting of Trayvon Martin has ignited a media firestorm surrounding so-called “stand your ground” or “castle doctrine” laws in the United States. 

2011

'Supercommittee' misses deadline
Nov. 22, 2011, 1:19 p.m.

The U.S. Congress Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction was established with the goal of improving both the short and long term financial outlook of the US and reducing the deficit “...by at least $1,500,000,000 over the period of fiscal years 2012 to 2021” But they missed their deadline...

Congressional Beginnings
Oct. 6, 2011, 4:36 p.m.

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2009

Analysis of the 2009 General Election
Nov. 12, 2009, 11:04 p.m.

Results of the 2009 General Election
Nov. 4, 2009, 11:59 p.m.

One Small Victory at a Time
Sept. 16, 2009, 4:38 p.m.

2008

2007

Precious Moments
Sept. 7, 2007, 4:08 p.m.