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Week in Review, May 18

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

Week in Review, May 11

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

  • Examine Americans' views of NAFTA. (Pew Research Center, May 9, 2017)
  • Consider how working adults feel about emails outside of work. (Gallup, May 10, 2017)
  • Review recent religious freedom state legislation. (National Conference of State Legislatures, May 4, 2017)
  • Read about the implications of a federal government shutdown. (Congressional Research Service, May 5, 2017)

Week in Review, May 4

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

  • Explore fiscal trends by state. (Pew Charitable Trusts, April 13, 2017)
  • Examine the transparency of special districts. (U.S. PIRG Education Fund, April 25, 2017)
  • Consider Alaska's plan to lower health insurance premiums. (Governing, May 1, 2017)
  • Read an overview of Texas taxes. (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, April 2017)

 

Week in Review, April 27

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

  • Consider President Trump's plan to cut corporate taxes. (Cato Institute, April 26, 2017)
  • Read about the Medicaid benefit aimed at curbing the Zika virus. (Texas Health and Human Services Commission, April 25, 2017)
  • Explore how much caffeine is too much. (The Atlantic, April 26, 2017)
  • Compare how much states spend on children. (The Urban Institute, April 25, 2017)
  • Review the impact of federal funding on the Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education program. (Stateline, April 24, 2017)

Week in Review, April 20

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

  • Consider what frustrates Americans about the federal tax system. (Pew Research Center, April 14, 2017)
  • See how adulthood has changed since 1975. (U.S. Census Bureau, April 2017)
  • Explore which states have the most drivers using their phones while on the road. (Axios, April 17, 2017)
  • Look up data and statistics related to population, government finances, and social issues in the United States. (USAFacts, accessed April 20, 2017)
  • Review positive economic news about Texas. (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, April 2017)

Week in Review, April 13

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

Week in Review, April 6

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

  • Examine Texas' long-term financial challenges. (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, March 2017)
  • See how many U.S. workers plan to keep working instead of retiring. (Career Builder, March 31, 2017)
  • Explore what's driving income growth across the states. (Governing, March 28, 2017)
  • Consider the possibility of community colleges offering four-year degrees. (Texas Tribune, April 6, 2017)

Week in Review, March 30

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

  • Consider Texas' trade policy relating to Israel. (Governing, March 30, 2017)
  • Examine statistics about criminal immigrants. (CATO Institute, March 15, 2017)
  • Read background information on congressional redistricting law and recent court rulings. (Congressional Research Service, March 23, 2017)
  • Read about how budget cuts have affected the U.S. military. (The Heritage Foundation, March 29, 2017)

 

Week in Review, March 23

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

  • Review how states address compensation for wrongful conviction. (Governing, March 15, 2017)
  • Read the Trump administration's proposed budget. (Office of Management and Budget, 2017)
  • Explore resources related to Medicaid policy issues. (National Conference of State Legislatures, March 1, 2017)
  • Consider the underrepresentation of women in leadership positions in politics and business in the U.S. (Pew Research Center, March 20, 2017)

 

Week in Review, March 16

In this weekly post, we feature online articles and policy reports published recently, and other helpful research tools.

  • Review the 2017 Texas HHS Fact Book. (Texas Health & Human Services Commission, 2017)
  • Consider the legal landscape of school district policies related to undocumented students. (Education Week, February 27, 2017)
  • Pinpoint the locations of dams that require repairs or improvements. (Stratfor, March 14, 2017)
  • Examine factors that impact border crossing times. (Texas A&M Transportation Institute, February 2017)

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