Stateside News

Blogs

September 13 Primary Results Highlights

Primary Results HighlightsDelaware, New Hampshire, New York and Rhode Island held primaries yesterday for several state and federal races. In case you missed it, here are the highlights of the unofficial primary results:

  • In New Hampshire’s Democratic gubernatorial primary, Executive Councilor Colin Van […]
By |September 14th, 2016|2016 Elections News and Updates|

11 Maine Legislators Urged Secretary of State to Declare LePage Mentally Unfit

By Zack Cairns, Legislative Associate

governor-lepage-mentally-unfit-blogMaine’s Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap (D) shot down the latest effort to expel Governor Paul LePage (R) from office. Earlier this week, a group of Democratic and Independent legislators urged Dunlap […]

By |September 9th, 2016|Legislative Issues|

August 30 Primary Results Highlights

August 30 Primary Results HighlightsArizona and Florida held primaries yesterday for several state and federal races. In case you missed it, here are the highlights of the unofficial primary results:

  • In Arizona’s legislative primaries, three incumbents were defeated: Representatives Matt Kopec (D) […]
By |August 31st, 2016|2016 Elections News and Updates|

NCSL 2016 Legislative Summit

NCSL Legislative Summit Recap (blog)The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) held its 2016 Legislative Summit in Chicago, Illinois this past week. Over 5,000 state legislators, staff, corporate, trade association, advocacy group and union attendees participated in over a hundred issue sessions, task force and […]

By |August 15th, 2016|Groups Events Recaps|

August 9 Primary Results Highlights

August 9 Primary Results HighlightsFour states – Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont and Wisconsin – held primaries yesterday for several local, state and federal races. In case you missed it, here are the highlights of the primary results:

  • In Vermont’s open seat gubernatorial […]
By |August 10th, 2016|2016 Elections News and Updates|

August 2 Primary Results Highlights

Four states held primaries yesterday for several local, state and federal races. Michigan, Kansas, Washington and Missouri closed their polls on Tuesday, August 2, setting the stage for the general elections in November. 

In case you missed it, here are the highlights of the primary results:

  • In Washington, Governor Jay […]
By |August 4th, 2016|2016 Elections News and Updates|

ECOS STEP Meeting 2016

ASTSWMO & AAPCA Spring MeetingsThe Environmental Council of the States (ECOS) met July 21 in Washington, D.C. for its annual State Environmental Protection Meeting themed “Making Connections: Water, Air, and Energy Innovation.”

The dialogue between ECOS members, the private sector and NGOs included discussions […]

By |July 25th, 2016|Groups Events Recaps|

Donald Trump Has Picked Governor Pence, What Happens Now in Indiana?

By Steve Arthur, Vice President

How Will This Affect the Indiana Governors Race?Donald Trump just tweeted that he will select Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his Vice Presidential running mate. Unlike other states, Indiana does not allow a person to […]

By |July 15th, 2016|2016 Elections News and Updates|

NAAG Consumer Protection Meeting

NAAG Consumer Protection MeetingThe NAAG Consumer Protection Meeting was held May 23-25 in Washington, D.C. As usual, Monday afternoon was the only session open to the private sector. The public session opened with lunch and a welcome by Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson, Co-Chair of […]

By |May 27th, 2016|Groups Events Recaps|

Drinking Water—What’s Next?

By Robert Maurice, Manager, State Issues and Erin Thompson, Senior Legislative Associate

Drinking Water and PFCS - What's Next?Water quality has been thrust into the national spotlight in recent years. Between the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, King Gold Mine spill […]

By |May 20th, 2016|Blogs, Environment, Regulatory Issues|