Things To Know: 8 States Cast Midterm Primary Votes TuesdayEight states cast midterm primary ballots Tuesday, with implications for control of the House and Senate and for several governor's races. Votes are being tallied in Alabama, California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico and South Dakota.
States Exploring Tax Changes In Response To Federal OverhaulCalifornia state Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, a Los Angeles Democrat who is running for the U.S. Senate, introduced legislation this week that would allow people to make charitable donations to the state instead of paying income taxes. That would allow them to claim a charitable deduction on federal taxes.
US Fails To Enforce Smog Rules, 14 States Allege In LawsuitFourteen states and the District of Columbia announced Thursday that they are suing the Trump administration over what they say is a failure to enforce smog standards.
States Told To Find Way To Clear Medicaid Backlog A half-dozen states with backlogs for Medicaid enrollees, including California, were facing a federal deadline Monday to create plans for getting those low-income residents enrolled in health coverage.
California Among 8 States Pledging To Put 3.3 Million Zero Emissions Cars On Roads By 2025The states represent about 23 percent of the U.S. auto market.
Mega Millions Jackpot Grows To $500 Million; Largest In US HistoryNo one won tonight’s $363 million jackpot, which has now grown to an estimated $500 million.