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9 Reasons Why Government Doesn't Work

John Roman, Ph.D. | Posted 08.10.2014 | Politics
John Roman, Ph.D.

State, county and municipal governments are mainly in the business of buying services for their constituents, paying providers to tackle a broad spectrum of social problems. But these governments face significant barriers to reducing costs and delivering high-quality services.

John Celock

Lawmaker Proposes Breaking 'Pledge' | John Celock | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

A New Hampshire legislator is looking get around the state's famed opposition to a statewide income tax by proposing legislation that would allow coun...

John Celock

Teen Lawmaker Retiring | John Celock | Posted 11.24.2011 | Politics

This year is going to be a memorable one for Brittany Catchpole, a 19-year-old from Niagara, N.Y. She went to the prom, graduated high school, started...

What Kind of Jobs?

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Craig K. Comstock

While Obama proposes to build highways, and the national GOP continues to say "no," is there anything that can be accomplished on the state or county government levels?

Not in My Backyard? Puh-leeeeze!

Tamar Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tamar Abrams

We are blessed with many community-based libraries, all within a few miles of one another in North Arlington. Would it really be such an inconvenience to cut the hours of one?