1. Republican Statehouses Are Flexing Their Muscles To Rein In Cities NPR 13:18

Statehouses have long passed legislation in order to curtail or overrule local governments, but there is a renewed focus in many Republican-controlled legislatures to enforce conservative cultural priorities in Democratic-leaning cities.

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