It’s no secret that state governments struggle with some weighty issues, from budgets and taxes to education and healthcare. But in many states, the range of issues goes much farther. That’s a lot of legislation. Make sure you don’t miss a thing.
The states are 17 times more productive than Congress
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For example, did you know that homelessness is a problem in Hawaii? Or that Kentucky struggles with Heroin addiction? To see some of the most interesting examples, page through the slideshare above.
States passed more than 45,000 bills and resolutions in 2013 and 2014, while Congress passed just 352 measures. Fully 38 states and the District of Columbia passed more legislation than Congress.