J.B. covers a number of beats including immigration, gun control, politics and more for GOVERNING magazine.
Most Americans enjoy their public libraries and use them frequently, according to a new report by the Pew Research Center.
As states work to comply with new federal welfare rules that restrict recipients from withdrawing cash benefits from liquor stores, reports released by Maine's Department of Health and Human Services show some doing just that.
A ballot measure in Seattle is asking voters to make it one of a handful of cities that uses public funds to pay for city council races.
On the first day of the shutdown, some state unemployment offices received an unusually high number of applications from federal employees.
Ride-sharing services and the uncertainty about how or whether to regulate them like taxi cabs illustrate a world where “ownership” is a rapidly changing concept.
Several high-profile government officials were killed this year. Standing in the public light has always had its risks, but they’re higher than ever as tracking an official’s whereabouts can be as simple as following their Twitter feed.