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Sep 09, 2008, 01:00 ET

Summit Examines Challenges Faced by Military and Overseas Voters

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- An estimated 6 million overseas and uniformed services voters must navigate confusing state and local...

Aug 07, 2007, 01:00 ET

As States Invest in Innovation, New Report Highlights R&D Strategies That Work

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Investing in Innovation, a new report from the Pew Center on the States and the National Governors...

May 27, 2003, 01:00 ET

Nearly Two-Thirds of State Legislators Say States Have Lost Ground in Effort to Keep Budgets Balanced; Predict Major Cuts Still to Come

WASHINGTON, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever comprehensive national survey of state legislators reveals large numbers who predict the next...

Jul 08, 1998, 01:00 ET

Veteran Political Correspondent Gene Gibbons Joins Pew Center on the States

WASHINGTON, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Gene Gibbons, a 29-year veteran of wire service journalism as a political reporter, will be deputy director of...

Jun 18, 1998, 01:00 ET

Pew Trusts Establish Center to Spotlight State-Based Public Policy Innovations

PHILADELPHIA, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pew Charitable Trusts today announced a three year, $4.2 million grant to the University of Richmond...