As someone born and raised in Texas, it is disheartening to see how little its government values the right of people like me to exercise our bodily autonomy.
Nine states are using federal funds to pay for vaccine incentives from lottery entries to complimentary drinks to gift cards
The federal government is preparing to dole out $350 billion to states and local governments—part of the $2 trillion coronavirus relief package Congress passed in March.
Biden needs metro leaders' help in translating massive public investments into concrete and effective action on the ground.
Snowfall records have been broken at locations in Ohio, Kentucky, Kansas and Missouri. Weather experts say residents should brace for "unseasonably" cold conditions.
The worm, officially known as "Amynthas spp," is native to East Asia but is believed to have been brought into the U.S. as fishing bait.
A Minnesota Supreme Court ruling sparked outrage online after it reversed a felony rape conviction because the victim was voluntarily intoxicated. The ruling exposed a state law that some called out as "victim blaming."
Under the guise of "anti-riot" legislation, several states are considering measures ostensibly aimed at protecting public safety.
Following problematic CDC guidance and overall inadequate federal leadership, many states are taking it upon themselves to develop policies to get their schools fully up and running, five days a week.
"We have been charged with executing herculean public health efforts and an unprecedented emergency response," read Monday's letter from the United States Conference of Mayors.
Rhode Island had the highest average daily case count per 100,000 people in the past week, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The average daily case count in most of these 13 states each reached a record high in the past two weeks.
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New York alone has a higher death toll than the death totals reported in eight of the country's nine regions.
So far, two states are rejecting the plan that pays out less than the $600 provided under the CARES Act passed by Congress in March.
White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Sunday rebuked data showing "there's no evidence of widespread voter fraud," by simply flipping the burden of proof.
New York City has a higher death rate than all 50 states, reporting 281 deaths per 100,000 people, according to the CDC.
Director of the Harvard Global Health Institute Ashish Jha told Newsweek that in a handful of states is the "scary" situation where cases are rising while tests are falling.
In states without face mask mandates, rules around face coverings are determined by local authorities.
Recent election problems in Georgia and elsewhere could spell disaster for the November election if Congress fails to help states prepare.
New York lawmakers, including one Republican, said the state should not be "penalized" for reducing its amount of coronavirus cases.
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Sunday he has not seen any spikes in new coronavirus cases in states that recently reopened "non-essential" businesses.
Republican governors paved the path beforehand to coronavirus recovery.
Pollack decided which states "care about their citizens" and which ones "want their citizens to drop dead."
Governors in multiple U.S. states have begun to ease restrictions placed on nonessential business amid the Covid-19 pandemic, while local governments have cited public health concerns in issuing often contradictory restrictions.
The states with the highest numbers of COVID-19 cases in the U.S.—New York, New Jersey and Michigan—are among those including exemptions for religious services in their stay-at-home orders.
President Donald Trump announced Friday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention were issuing voluntary guidance that all Americans wear a face covering when in public, before adding "I don't think I'll be doing it."