Tag Archives: state government

Analysis: Local And State Government Experience Beneficial

By John Celock Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine has been stressing his background as Richmond’s mayor and governor of…  Read More >


Kasich, Rubio Focus On State Government

By John Celock Two Republican presidential candidates used speeches to New Hampshire lawmakers Wednesday morning to focus on boosting power…  Read More >


New Jersey: A Long Fall From The Top

Editor’s Note: This story was provided by the Center for Public Integrity as part of the Center’s State Integrity Investigation….  Read More >


North Dakota: The ‘Trust Me’ State

Editor’s Note: This story was provided by the Center for Public Integrity as part of the Center’s State Integrity Investigation….  Read More >


Analysis: Heitkamp Wouldn’t Be Alone If She Made Gov Run

By John Celock North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple’s (R) announcement last week that he was retiring refocused attention on whether…  Read More >


State Looks To Overhaul Leave Policies

By John Celock North Dakota lawmakers have approved legislation that would allow more state employees to stay home with a…  Read More >


Kansas Civil Service Overhaul Wins House Approval

By John Celock Following a debate that included whether or not to include provisions for returning nondiscrimination for employee sexual…  Read More >


Young Legislators Win Leadership Posts

By John Celock Two of the youngest state legislatures in the country elevated a combined total of seven young lawmakers…  Read More >