After a marathon overnight session, the Arizona House passed an education funding bill. Teachers have agreed to end their statewide strike after Senate approval and Republican Gov. Doug Ducey’s signature.
The Trump administration exempted most of southeast Wisconsin from the latest federal limits on smog pollution, a victory for Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker as he makes a new Foxconn factory the centerpiece of his re-election campaign. The move means Foxconn won’t have to make extensive anti-smog improvements as it builds its plant north of Illinois.
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, a Republican, ran an off-the-books political campaign in 2014, took a charity donor list to raise campaign funds, and ultimately lied about that list in a signed statement to the state’s ethics commission, according to documents and testimony from six of his former employees. The findings are outlined in a report by a Missouri House committee.
Maine lawmakers overrode Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s veto of an adult-use marijuana regulatory bill, putting the state on track to regulate a retail market that