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Access to Telemedicine Should Be Permanent

Telemedicine should be permanent beyond the coronavirus pandemic. 

Frances Floresca June 28, 2021
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The Federal Government Needs to Hold States Accountable for Relief Spending

It is important for the federal government to hold states accountable for coronavirus relief spending. 

Frances Floresca April 7, 2021
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Top 21 Issues for States in 2021

As states prepare for their legislative sessions, CAGW suggests states should focus on these 21 critical issues. 

Frances Floresca December 15, 2020
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Gov. Ralph Northam Signs Legislation Extending Telemedicine to Help Virginians

Governor Northam (D) signed two bills which would allow medical services to be provided through telemedicine in Virginia. 

Frances Floresca November 18, 2020
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Now Is the Time for Occupational Licensing Reform

During the coronavirus pandemic, states have made changes in occupational licensing laws.  However, it is important to discuss reform outside of the pandemic. 

Frances Floresca September 8, 2020
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States Have Varied Responses to Unemployment Benefits

State have different responses to the future of unemployment benefits. 

Frances Floresca August 18, 2020
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States Should Not Get More Coronavirus Relief Funds

A Treasury Department interim report shows that state and local governments have spent less than a quarter of the $150 billion Coronavirus Relief Fund.

Frances Floresca August 5, 2020
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Congress Must Protect Gig Economy Workers

Congress must protect gig economy workers in the next COVID-19 relief package.

Thomas Schatz July 30, 2020
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How States are Reopening Schools

Many governors have been formulating different plans to reopen schools in the fall.  

Frances Floresca July 24, 2020
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California’s Housing Bill Will Plague the State’s Budget for Years

SB 1410 in California plans to let tenants life rent-free and force taxpayers to provide landlord relief. 

CAGW Staff July 21, 2020
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FHWA Lifts Unnecessary Regulation Barring Food Trucks from Vending at Rest Stops

The on-going COVID-19 pandemic presents essential workers with new challenges every day. 

CAGW Staff July 17, 2020
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The Lack of Federal Privacy Policy Causes Inconsistency with Tracing Apps

Many states have adopted contact tracing, but there are concerns with the lack of federal privacy policy. 

Frances Floresca July 16, 2020

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