The gender pay gap by state The Washington Post It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise, but women lag behind men on median salary in each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to a new report out this week by the American Association of University Women. NCSL data cited. NCSL research on equal pay legislation.
Lawmakers want to stop Christie's anti-Tesla rule Newark Star-Ledger Two top state lawmakers say they were caught off guard Tuesday by Gov. Chris Christie’s administration’s sudden decision to stop allowing Tesla Motors to sell its electric cars directly to customers in New Jersey, and are considering a legislative remedy.
The cost of corrections A new NCSL report examines corrections budget trends, cost-conserving changes to sentencing and corrections policies, actions taken to operate prisons more efficiently, and federal initiatives that provide support and assistance to states.
Friday webinar: Health insurance exchanges Join NCSL at 2 p.m. (ET) Friday for a free webinar describing the outreach and enrollment requirements for health exchanges, the current effort and strategies, and lessons learned from effective outreach and enrollment approaches.