state governments

Report: 'Rising Income Inequality' Squeezing State Tax RevenueThe widening gap between the wealthiest Americans and everyone else has been matched by a slowdown in state tax revenue, according to a report being released Monday by Standard & Poor's.
Private Lobbyists Receive Public Pensions In 20 StatesHundreds of lobbyists in at least 20 states get public pensions because they represent associations of counties, cities and school boards.