Community networks can provide citizens with a wealth of information about the area around them -- as long as local governments dont get too involved.
Michigan wants to keep its citizens Social Security numbers away from the federal government. Next stop -- the courthouse.
The CHP hopes to prevent accidental 911 calls placed from cellular phones to clear the lines for real emergencies.
By simplifying their sales-tax system, states hope to convince online retailers to play taxman. Nevada is taking a proactive approach to making that happen.