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Election worker Dorothy Davis checks a voter's ID at a polling place in Little Rock, Ark., for Arkansas' party primary elections Tuesday, May 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)
June 7, 2014 | Blog

A number of states have moved to expand access to the ballot in 2014. Many glitches have also developed as states implement new restrictions for the first time this year. Continue reading

Pedro Rodriguez, right, talks with Andrus Reyes as they participate in a demonstration on a Burger King parking lot as part of a nationwide protest supporting higher wages for workers in the fast-food industry and other minimum wage jobs in Boston, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
April 11, 2014 | Blog

The new minimum covers tipped workers, and will be indexed to the cost of living. Continue reading

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March 14, 2014 | Blog

The state places a dollar amount on how much the solar power generated by customers is worth to the society and the environment as a whole. Continue reading

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November 25, 2013 | Blog

A roundup of some of the stories we’re reading this morning at Moyers & Company HQ… Continue reading

Protesters mobilize at Freedom Plaza. Credit: Greg Kaufmann
May 28, 2013 | Blog

The Nation’s Greg Kaufmann reports on 500 activists who traveled to Washington, D.C. to “Bring Justice to Justice” in the fight for home ownership. Continue reading

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Updated April 13, 2013 | Blog

After facing protests in their home city of Minneapolis, U.S. Bank executives moved their shareholders meeting to Idaho — but the outrage followed. Continue reading

Voters cast their Election Day ballots at Harrison High School in Harrison, Mont. November 2012. (AP Photo/Janie Osborne)
November 7, 2012 | Blog

See some of the ways our nation changed thanks to new state ballot initiatives. Continue reading

A man hands out signs at a rally on the campus of Los Angeles City College in support of California ballot Proposition 30. October 2012. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)
October 26, 2012

Take a closer look at hot-button initiatives Americans will be voting for or against on November 6. Continue reading