Opportunities in the Inflation Reduction Act
August 10, 2022
Regulating Kratom: 2022 Update
August 8, 2022
Congress Considers Impacts of Biofuel Mandates on Fuel and Food Prices
August 4, 2022
What’s Included in the Senate Deal on Biden’s Domestic Agenda?
August 3, 2022
Fentanyl Test Strips: Legislation Decriminalizing Their Use
August 2, 2022
Which States are Proposing Bans on Flavored Tobacco?
July 20, 2022
Delta-8 Bans & Carve-Outs: Legislative Update
July 14, 2022
States' Reactions to Supreme Court's Dobbs Ruling: Abortion Access, Trigger Laws, & More
July 7, 2022
What's Included in the 2022 Federal Gun Safety Package?
July 1, 2022
States Take Action on Regulating E-Bikes
June 15, 2022
States Consider Action on Crypto Mining
June 13, 2022
EV Charging Stations & Infrastructure: Coming to a State Near You?
June 8, 2022
On August 7, 2022, the U.S. Senate passed a landmark tax, climate, and healthcare bill, setting up the legislation for House approval and President Joe Biden’s signature. After over a year of negotiations, Senate Democrats agreed...
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