News and Updates

January 8, 2018

New SLC Special Series Report | Blown Away: Wind Energy in the Southern States (Part II)

Remarkably, without much fanfare, the nation’s wind energy sector continues to grow, a testimony to both advances in technology and deliberate measures by policymakers to create an environment to stimulate the development of this power source. At the close of 2016, installed wind capacity in the United... Read More

December 5, 2017

Electronic Filing of Regulations Staff Exchange - November 27-28, 2017 | Richmond, Virginia

The Southern Legislative Conference recently arranged for staff members from the Kentucky Legislative Research Commission to visit Richmond, Virginia, to learn more about the state’s Regulations Information System (RIS), a web-enabled application to file... Read More

December 1, 2017

New SLC Special Series Report | Long-Term Care in the South (Part II)

As the nation’s population continues to trend older, it increasingly is apparent that long-term care (LTC) — defined as a range of medical and social services required by individuals in need of extended support due to illness and frailty — is becoming a growing concern for state and federal... Read More

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Recent Research

SLC Special Series Report | January 8, 2018
Blown Away: Wind Energy in the Southern States (Part II)

SLC Special Series Report | December 1, 2017
Long-Term Care in the South (Part II)

Issue Brief | October 30, 2017
NAFTA Trade Data – SLC States, Canada and Mexico

Upcoming Events

72nd Annual Meeting of the Southern Legislative Conference
St. Louis, Missouri | July 21-25, 2018

Center for the Advancement of Leadership Skills
Little Rock, Arkansas | October 13-17, 2018

73rd Annual Meeting of the Southern Legislative Conference
New Orleans, Louisiana | July 2019