Jan. 13 Webinar - Fiscal 50: State trends and analysis Forty years ago, the National Conference of State Legislatures and State Legislatures magazine made their debut. In this month's issue, read more about those humble beginnings, learn about the hot issues facing legislatures this year, check in on the fiscal state of states and hopes to reap revenue from cloud computing, and much more.
This webinar will introduce Pew’s Fiscal 50: State Trends and Analysis, an interactive tool that allows you to sort and analyze data on key fiscal, economic, and demographic trends in the 50 states and understand their impact on your state’s long-term fiscal health.
State Legislatures magazine at 40: Hot issues and fiscal state of states
Workforce development enactments 2013
Workforce development, traditionally addressed by the federal and local government, has become a significant issue for state legislative action. Too many people are unemployed, and U.S. employers are frustrated with the lack of unqualified job applicants and employees whose skills sets are outdated.