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State Innovation Exchange.

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Elected officials and staff across the country are writing legislation that will shape our future. At SiX, we provide trusted, expert resources to inform and enhance that work. More

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More State Losses for Democrats Reveal Need for Greater Investment in State Infrastructure Losses in Kentucky and Virginia further underscore the structural deficit progressives have at the state level and a need for long-term investments More
SiX Releases Top 10 Progressive Policies from State Legislatures in 2015 As Thousands of Legislators Gather in Seattle, SiX Session Review Demonstrates Key Progressive Victories Despite State Map Favoring Conservatives More
Sen. Elizabeth Warren to Join First Ever National Tele-Townhall with State Legislators Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) will be joining the State Innovation Exchange later this month for a Tele-Townhall to hear from state legislators and share ideas. More

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