In Depth: Health

There has never been a time when both federal and state jurisdictions have been more in control of American’s healthcare than it is today. Implementation of the Affordable Care Act is well in motion, and each state has considered how to address provisions of the federal law as it has …

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In Depth: Homeland Security

Cybersecurity Governments, agencies, private sector companies, and others are all at risk for suffering some form of computer related attack. Hospitals have fallen prey to ransomware attacks. Foreign actors gained access to the Office of Personnel Management’s database. What standards should state and local governments employ regarding proper cybersecurity practices? …

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In Depth: Education

An excellent education has long been recognized as key to the American Dream. Unfortunately, the current monopolistic and expensive K-12 education system is failing our students, leaving them unprepared for college, careers, or life. Similarly, our higher education system is leaving students with higher debt burdens and fewer career guarantees …

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Policy Centers

Center to Protect Free Speech

The purpose of the Center to Protect Free Speech is to educate legislators and concerned citizens regarding the …

Center for Innovation and Technology

The ALEC Center for Innovation and Technology provides state lawmakers with guides, data, research and a structure to …

Center for State Fiscal Reform

The Center for State Fiscal Reform provides policymakers with dependable economic and fiscal policy research to solve public …

Center to Restore the Balance of Government

The Center to Restore the Balance of Government is a natural outgrowth of ALEC as the …