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Adam Goldstein

Adam Goldstein

Adam Goldstein is the D.C. Bureau intern for States Newsroom. Goldstein is a graduate student at the University of Missouri School of Journalism, studying digital reporting. He is originally from San Francisco, and loves swimming, cooking, and the San Francisco 49ers.

State medical cannabis programs failing to make enough progress, advocacy group finds

By: - February 3, 2023

WASHINGTON — A report from a patient advocacy group found the future of medical cannabis in the states is hazy unless costs are decreased, product safety standards are improved, and civil rights are strengthened for patients and prescribers. Americans for Safe Access issued its annual State of the States report on Thursday. The organization, a nonprofit, has […]

USDA to use outdoors recreation to boost economy around national forests, grasslands

By: and - January 31, 2023

The USDA program is an acknowledgement from the government about the clear economic benefits of the outdoor recreation sector for rural areas, Chris Perkins, the senior director at the industry and nonprofit coalition group Outdoor Recreation Roundtable, said. 

TEACHER SALARY ART

Teachers would get $60K minimum salary under bill in Congress making grants to states

By: - January 27, 2023

The bill includes a cost-of-living adjustment that would peg teacher salaries to inflation.

MAIL TRUCK GETTY

Postal service on-time performance similar in rural, urban areas, report finds

By: - January 24, 2023

Pa. was among the locales where USPS periodical deliveries occurred 5% or more frequently in rural areas than urban areas.