What do ‘right-to-work’ laws do to a state’s economy?
These statutes are broadly understood to erode the influence and power of organized labor — if unions have a harder time collecting ... 2007 found that right-to-work laws do help boost the number of businesses in a state — but the gains mostly ...
How religions change their mind
From this perspective, changing our inferences from the Koran is not just an option but an obligation. "There is no faithfulness to the message of Islam without evolution in our understanding," he says. So, while there is a verse of the Koran ...
How (and how much) the 50 states do drugs, in 5 maps
Radel, by the way, comes from Southwest Florida, where substance-abuse disorders are among the lowest in the country. 4) Red states are much more into prescription drugs While red states don't do illegal drugs as much, they do have much more of an issue ...
How to Divide a Prepaid Tuition Plan Among Children
Those credits can be redeemed once their child is old enough to attend college ... with no idea where the child would attend school – but the child is ultimately offered a scholarship to a state college. Instead of cashing out the plan at the investment ...
How Opinion on Same-Sex Marriage Is Changing, and What It Means
Is there still a gap between how well same-sex marriage performs in the polls and at the ballot booth? How many states would approve same-sex marriage today, and how many might do so ... did on average among 12 polls conducted that year).