Local laws against the consumption of raw milk (unpasteurized and un-homogenized) were first created in the 1920s as a response to supposed health threats posed by the product.
Massachusetts has had great success in recent years developing a burgeoning technology market, employing thousands across the state.
The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) is currently set to expire at the end of 2014, and both its proponents and detractors have been pushing Congress to act by either extending the program or al
Thirty-two states have prevailing wage laws.
The Obama administration recently increased the federal government’s estimated social costs for carbon emissions.
The modern estate tax, which taxed an individual’s assets upon death, was created in 1916 alongside the first income tax.
“Smart growth” refers to a city planning philosophy intended to reduce administrative costs, increase population density, decrease urban sprawl, reduce pollution, and similar goals.
The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) is currently set to expire at the end of 2014 and both its supporters and detractors have been pushing Congress to act by either extending the program or all
According to a report by 24/7 Wall St., state governments collected more than $50 billion in “sin taxes” in 2011 from several products and activities including gambling, smoking, and alcohol consum
In 1996, the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act (PRWORA) was implemented.