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Transforming Health in Tribal Communities

Transforming Health in Tribal Communities

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Date Published: 4/1/2014

Description: Preventable chronic diseases take a higher toll in Native American communities. A new federal program, Community Prevention Grants, will award grants to tribes, local governments and nonprofits to fight chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes and cancer, and to narrow gaps in health across population groups.

Does Punishment Fit the Crime? State Penalties and

Does Punishment Fit the Crime? State Penalties and

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Date Published: 4/1/2014

Description: Many states have built penalties for unethical behavior by government officials into their laws. However, states conceptualize corruption differently. Inappropriate conduct by a public official may be a felony in one state and a misdemeanor in another. While most states have comprehensive ethics laws, no consensus exists as to which punishment fits the crime.

Providing Health Care Coverage for Former Inmates

Providing Health Care Coverage for Former Inmates

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Date Published: 4/1/2014

Description: Among the challenges people being released from correctional facilities face is not having the resources to obtain the health care services they need. Policymakers are working to connect former inmates to health coverage as a way to increase access to services, decrease admissions to hospitals and emergency rooms, and reduce recidivism.

Social Media Privacy Laws

Social Media Privacy Laws

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Date Published: 4/1/2014

Description: Employees use social media sites and computers for work and personal reasons, during and outside of work hours. This new culture has raised questions about how to balance the privacy concerns of applicants, employees and students with legitimate needs of employers or schools to evaluate candidates and protect the business or institution.

Individual Development Accounts for Foster Youth

Individual Development Accounts for Foster Youth

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Date Published: 3/1/2014

Description: Nearly 26,000 young people "age out" of the foster care system annually, which means that between the ages of 18 and 21 they lose most or all public support. Individual development accounts—matched savings accounts—for foster youth aim to help participants transition out of care and into adulthood.

On-Bill Financing: Cost-Free Energy Efficiency

On-Bill Financing: Cost-Free Energy Efficiency

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Date Published: 3/1/2014

Description: On-bill financing helps consumers afford energy efficient technology with no added costs, since energy savings from improvements are often greater than the cost to finance them. The purpose of on-bill financing is to increase the number of efficiency improvements in existing homes and to allow access for those who cannot afford the upfront costs.

Is Financial Assistance During a Court Case a Laws

Is Financial Assistance During a Court Case a Laws

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Date Published: 3/1/2014

Description: Litigation funding agreements are made between a plaintiff and a third party not involved in the legal case to assist with living and medical expenses, and only require repayment if the plaintiff settles or wins a court award. Policymakers have raised questions about whether this financial assistance in lawsuits helps or hurts consumers and the justice system.

Sentinel Landscapes: A Novel Approach to Land Cons

Sentinel Landscapes: A Novel Approach to Land Cons

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Date Published: 3/1/2014

Description: Incompatible development around military bases can restrict access to training areas, present obstacles to aircraft, and consume surrounding farmland and wildlife habitat. The Sentinel Landscapes Partnership is a collaboration between federal agencies to protect agricultural land, wildlife habitat and military training areas from incompatible development.

State Tax Actions 2013

State Tax Actions 2013

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Date Published: 2/25/2014

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State Tax Actions 2013 features state-by state-details about changes in tax laws enacted in 2013. It includes analysis of the revenue impact and implications for future state tax policy, illustrated with tables, charts and graphs.

Autonomous Vehicles: On the Road to New Technologi

Autonomous Vehicles: On the Road to New Technologi

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Date Published: 2/1/2014

Description: Self-driving cars are designed to remove human error by recognizing other cars and hazards and choosing the best route to reach a destination. Many see the production of autonomous vehicles as a possible economic boom for their state, but many legal and policy questions remain.

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