Alabama: House committee advances bill to raise fuel tax rates.
Arkansas: Gov. Asa Hutchinson to focus on Medicaid expansion reform in special session.
California: California raises minimum wage to $15 an hour.
Colorado: State spends $450,000 in legal costs over Amazon tax it cannot implement.
Connecticut: Gov. Dannel Malloy strikes down proposal to tax Yale endowments.
Delaware: Senate Republicans propose less regulations, more tax credits to combat poverty.
Florida: Legislature sends $129.1 million tax-cut package to Gov. Rick Scott’s desk– much less than what the governor requested.
Idaho: Gov. Butch Otter says he will not call a special session, despite legislature failing to pass Medicaid expansion.
Illinois: Without budget, state owes $2.8 billion for worker health care.
Indiana: Gov. Mike Pence signs 216 proposals including the road funding bill, a restriction on local taxes, and bans on plastic bags.
Iowa: House approves renewable chemical tax credit.
Kansas: Legislator proposes business income tax to address falling revenues.
Kentucky: House and Senate continue to negotiate differences in budget.
Louisiana: Louisiana now dons highest sales tax in the nation, as tax hikes hit taxpayers today.
Maine: Maine solar power bill fails to win support.
Maryland: House and Senate negotiators strike budget deal.
Mississippi: Gas tax increase may still be a possibility this session.
Missouri: Senate considers an even higher gas tax increase.
Nebraska: State rejects Medicaid expansion again.
New Jersey: Boat dealers see sales boost after tax cut.
New York: Tax cuts for those earning $300,000 and less is under discussion.
North Carolina: State will work with a bigger surplus than expected.
North Dakota: Ballot proposal would raise taxes on electronic cigarettes in North Dakota.
Oklahoma: Schools sue state over unfair distribution of tax dollars.
Ohio: Lawsuit and legislation target tampon tax.
Pennsylvania: Philadelphia mayor believes consumers would not pick up tab for most of proposed soda tax.
South Dakota: Gov. Dennis Daugaard approves tax vouchers for school choice.
Tennessee: Gov. Bill Haslam announces three-year transportation plan.
Utah: Gov. Gary Herbert vetoes $275,000 for reality television show.
West Virginia: Legislature approves $120 million in health plan cuts.