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Working-class people rarely have a seat ‘at the legislative table’ in state capitols


The dearth of working-class legislators raises concerns that economic challenges such as wage stagnation and the rising cost of living will get short shrift in state capitols.

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Workforce shortages plague rural hospitals, legislation to address it stalls


Experts worry that without legislation incentivizing entry into various medical professions, rural healthcare systems will increasingly suffer from personnel shortages.


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AI legislation is vital towards empowering the UK economy

Open Access Government - Technology News

AI legislation is vital for the UK’s AI revolution, enabling businesses to drive economic growth while fostering trust in emerging AI technologies A recent University of Cambridge report advocates tax incentives for UK businesses engaged in AI product development and integration.

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Chile, Mexico and Colombia Making Strides in Road Safety Legislation

The City Fix

Nevertheless, the legislatures of Chile, Mexico and Colombia have recently advanced or are in the midst of debating valuable legislation to reduce traffic deaths and. The grave consequences of road traffic crashes are not a common theme in election campaigns. Continue reading on

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New Federal Legislation to Provide Federally Backed Reinsurance

Disaster Zone blog

One way to help, but not solve, the price of property insurance.

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Repair Cafes Are the Beating Heart of the Right-to-Repair Movement

Next City

Op-ed: Right-to-repair legislation is crucial to systemic change. But every item salvaged through America’s growing patchwork of local repair movements is its own victory.

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Proposed Legislation Includes Costly Unfunded Mandate for Local Governments

NLC (National League of Cities)

Senators Mark Warner (D-VA) and Mike Crapo (R-ID) are pushing to attach a new piece of legislation to […] Source