State of the States: An Analysis of the 2018 Governors’ Addresses

by Elliot Young, Joel Griffith, Thurston Powers, Christine Smith & Jonathan Williams

Introduction

The latest entry of the State of the States publication breaks down each governor’s “state of the state” address and identifies strong and weak policy prescriptions within. The publications also explore each states economic outlook and how certain policies outlined in these addresses could have either beneficial or detrimental effects on the outlooks of each state.