U.S. State Policy This section contains all the latest news regarding U.S. State Policy, including legislation issues, state Supreme Court cases, appeals, and decisions. Keep up to date on policy decisions and the reactions of concerned advocacy and lobby groups. Also included are releases from state departments and administrations, such as transportation, environmental protection, education, public health, safety, and many more.

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11:56 ET Millionaire Raffle $100,000 Weekly Drawing Winner Sold in Montgomery County

The Pennsylvania Lottery today announced the winning ticket number drawn for the second $100,000 Weekly Drawing prize as part of the New Year's...


10:48 ET California pending home sales drop to lowest level in six months in October, portending market softening as year winds down, C.A.R. reports

California pending home sales shrank for the fourth consecutive month in October to post the lowest level in six months, the CALIFORNIA...


10:41 ET Match 6 Jackpot Winner Worth $2.03 Million Sold in Blair County

A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Match 6 Lotto ticket worth $2.03 million from the Tuesday, November 21, drawing was sold at Weis Market, 100...


08:00 ET iNACOL Publishes Issue Brief on Redefining Student Success in K-12 Education

Today, iNACOL published a new policy issue brief, Redefining Student Success: Profile of a Graduate, which provides recommendations for state...


Nov 21, 2017, 18:12 ET Cal/OSHA multa a seis empleadores más de $240,000 por exponer a los trabajadores a la fiebre del valle

Cal/OSHA ha multado $241,950 a seis empleadores por violaciones de la salud y la seguridad en el trabajo después de notificaciones que trabajadores...


Nov 21, 2017, 14:02 ET AARP Illinois Urges Gov. Rauner To Sign Senior Care Protection Bill

"House Bill 1424, sponsored by State Representative Greg Harris and Senator Daniel Biss, is a compassionate, fiscally responsible measure that...


Nov 21, 2017, 13:47 ET Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Announces Extended Holiday Hours at Fine Wine & Good Spirits Stores Statewide

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today announced that most Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores across the commonwealth will open for...


Nov 21, 2017, 11:30 ET Seven Tips to Protect Your Financial Information During This Holiday Shopping Season

The PA Department of Banking and Securities and PA State Police advise holiday shoppers – whether online or at brick-and-mortar stores – to be...


Nov 21, 2017, 10:14 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $325,000 Won in Allegheny County

A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket for the Monday, November 20, drawing was sold at Grab n Go, 7261 Steubenville Pike, Oakdale....


Nov 21, 2017, 10:01 ET Pennsylvania Department of State Announces Disciplinary Actions Against Charitable Organizations

The Pennsylvania Department of State filed disciplinary actions against 9 charitable organizations, professional solicitors and professional...


Nov 20, 2017, 15:32 ET Cal/OSHA Cites Six Employers over $240,000 for Exposing Workers to Valley Fever

BAKERSFIELD, California, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/-- Cal/OSHA has cited six employers $241,950 for workplace safety and health...


Nov 20, 2017, 15:20 ET Cal/OSHA Cites Six Employers over $240,000 for Exposing Workers to Valley Fever

Cal/OSHA has cited six employers $241,950 for workplace safety and health violations after reports that workers contracted Valley Fever on a solar...


Nov 20, 2017, 14:45 ET Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network (PSAYDN) Testifies at Joint House Policy Committee Hearing

Today, Laura Saccente, director of the Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network (PSAYDN), testified at a joint bipartisan House...


Nov 20, 2017, 10:18 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $325,000 Won in Elk County

A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket for the Friday, November 17, drawing was sold at Fine Wine & Good Spirits, 832 S. St....


Nov 17, 2017, 16:05 ET Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Celebrates Grand Opening of Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store at Capital City Mall, Camp Hill, Cumberland County

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today welcomed local officials, the public, and "TODAY" show host Kathie Lee Gifford to the grand...


Nov 17, 2017, 10:00 ET Vermont Medical Society Recognizes Medical Aid in Dying in New Policy on End-of-Life Care

Compassion & Choices praised the Vermont Medical Society for dropping its 14-year opposition to doctors writing prescriptions...


Nov 16, 2017, 16:56 ET Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Names Top Bidders in Fourth Restaurant License Auction

Following validation of 106 qualified bids received by the Nov. 9 deadline for the fourth restaurant license auction authorized by Act 39 of 2016,...


Nov 16, 2017, 16:00 ET C.A.R. statement on passage of House tax reform bill

The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) issued the following statement in response to the House tax bill that passed today: "We are...


Nov 16, 2017, 15:28 ET AARP a los trabajadores de Nueva York: el Permiso Familiar Pagado comienza el 1.o de enero. ¡Aprovéchenlo!

AARP está utilizando los medios de difusión para asegurar que los trabajadores de Nueva York sepan que a partir del 1.o de enero pueden comenzar a...


Nov 16, 2017, 15:25 ET AARP to Working NYers: Paid Family Leave Starts January 1; Use it!

AARP is taking to the airwaves to make sure working New Yorkers know they can start taking advantage of the state's new paid family leave law...


Nov 16, 2017, 15:13 ET AARP to Working NYers: Paid Family Leave Starts January 1; Use it!

AARP is taking to the airwaves to make sure working New Yorkers know they can start taking advantage of the state's new paid family leave law...


Nov 16, 2017, 14:29 ET Millionaire Raffle $100,000 Weekly Drawing Winner Sold in York Co.

The Pennsylvania Lottery today announced the winning ticket number drawn for the first $100,000 Weekly Drawing prize as part of the New Year's...


Nov 16, 2017, 14:00 ET Wolf Administration Announces Consumer Financial Protection Outreach Events for December

Education and outreach staff from the Department of Banking and Securities will be meeting with senior citizens, professionals, students, and...


Nov 16, 2017, 13:46 ET California home sales tick higher from September, log lower from a year ago, C.A.R. reports

California home sales lost momentum in October to post the first back-to-back annual sales decline in more than a year as a stubbornly low supply...


Nov 16, 2017, 12:50 ET Montgomery County, PA Partners with VisionWare for Next-Generation Master Data Management Solutions

VisionWare, a leading provider of Master Data Management (MDM) solutions for hospitals, health systems, and state and local governments, recently...