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Texas tightens rules following Medicaid investigation

By Liz Essley Whyte

How a mock convention is helping fuel a movement to change the Constitution

By Sanya Mansoor

Arizona governor enacts reforms in wake of Medicaid investigation

By Liz Essley Whyte

How drugmakers sway states to profit off of Medicaid

How we investigated drugmakers’ influence over Medicaid

By Joe Yerardi

What is Medicaid?

By Liz Essley Whyte

Michigan lawmakers go public with their finances in effort to boost state integrity

By Kristian Hernández

The NBA and MLB quietly hustle for a cut of the sports betting jackpot

By Rui Kaneya

What the new sports betting decision means for states and sports leagues

By Rui Kaneya

Michigan lawmakers voted on bills even after admitting conflicts of interest

By Kristian Hernández

It’s a steep hill to climb for women running for state office

By Kristian Hernández

Share of women in elected office in every state

By Chris Zubak-Skees and Kristian Hernández

Opioid makers paid millions to advocacy groups that promoted their painkillers amid addiction epidemic

By Matthew Perrone and Geoff Mulvihill

Turkey's propaganda war targets America's state capitals

By Liz Essley Whyte

Idaho lawmakers kill bill requiring personal financial disclosures

By Kristian Hernández

These are the only two states that don't require lawmakers to disclose finances

By Kristian Hernández

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